Please submit resume and cover letter to, with the subject line of: "Finance Internship Application".

The finance intern will report directly to the Museum’s chief financial officer at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. The internship is focused on project work utilizing the Museum’s accounting systems for financial reporting. A flexible schedule is available Monday-Friday, 15-20 hours per week, for a minimum of six weeks between January and May. The intern will gain hands-on, practical experience in accounting and financial management in a stable and dynamic nonprofit business.

Students enrolled and working toward a degree related to accounting, who will be entering their junior or senior year in spring 2021, are eligible to apply.

To apply for this position please send a resume and cover letter to with a subject line of “Finance Internship Application”. Your cover letter should address how you are qualified for this position and what you hope to gain from this experience. Please be sure to include whether or not you plan on earning university credit for this internship and if your institution has specific requirements that need to be met. This is an unpaid internship.

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