The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum and the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation offer numerous opportunities for employment, internships, and volunteering. Job postings are updated regularly. We welcome all applications and inquiries. 

Internships at the Kennedy Library are supported by the Kennedy Library Foundation.

The Library also has an extensive volunteer program. Volunteers contribute vitally to the Library's mission by engaging families, adults and school audiences in learning about the life and times of President Kennedy.

 Visitor Services volunteers greet and assist visitors at the information desk, the theaters and exhibit spaces. Docents lead tours, give gallery talks and conduct hands-on gallery activities.

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Vacancies

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum is the nation's official memorial to John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States. It is a Presidential Library administered by the National Archives & Records Administration and supported, in part, by the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, a non-profit organization. Explore our list of current job openings.

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Internships

The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation awards several paid archival internships each year to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in history, government, archival administration, library science, English, journalism, communications and other related disciplines. Explore our list of internships.

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Docents

Docents at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum facilitate museum learning for visitors of all ages including families, students and adults. Docent duties may include, but are not limited to, conducting museum highlights programs, leading programs for school groups, and engaging visitors in hands-on museum activities.

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Research Fellowships & Grants

The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation offers competitive research fellowships and grants every year to scholars and students who wish to make use of the archival holdings (including audiovisual materials) of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum.

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