Artist rendering of the entrance to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.  Courtesy George W. Bush Foundation and Michael McCann for Robert A.M. Stern Architects, LLP.
About Us

Jobs, Internships & Volunteering

Volunteering 

Are you interested in volunteering? The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum offers a variety of service opportunities.  Please check the Volunteer Information Center to learn more about specific volunteer positions. Updates about the Volunteer Program are available at the Bush 43 Volunteering Twitter feed and the quarterly volunteer news letter.

Requirements:

Due to the sensitive nature of Presidential materials, all volunteers must be at least 16 years of age and a U.S. Citizen - or holder of a permanent resident card or A1 Diplomatic Visa. All volunteers must successfully pass a background check and sign a confidentiality agreement. Other requirements are as follows:

  • Must be able to make a one-year commitment;
  • Able to work up to 4.5 hours per week on a non-paid basis unless serving as a volunteer or docent substitute;
  • Ability to learn new skills;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite programs is a plus;
  • For some duties, must be able to lift up to 50 pounds; and 
  • For some duties, must be able to stand for long periods of time and able to climb ladders.

If you are interested in joining our volunteer program, please complete:

Please do not e-mail or fax the Declaration for Federal Employment (OF 306). Please send your completed application packet to the address below.

Volunteer Program Coordinator
George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
2943 SMU Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75205
General Inquiries: bush43volunteer@nara.gov

Internships

The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum invites both undergraduate and graduate students to submit applications for our internship program.  Please check the Volunteer Information Center to learn more about specific internship positions. 

We are accepting internship
 applications for the
 Summer 2014 semester
. The
 application deadline 
is
 April 18th, 2014.

Requirements:

Due to the sensitive nature of Presidential materials, all interns must be at least 16 years of age and a U.S. Citizen - or holder of a permanent resident card or A1 Diplomatic Visa.  All interns must successfully pass a background check and sign a confidentiality agreement.  Prospective interns must be able to receive school credit from an accredited institution in order to be eligible. 

If you are interested in applying for an internship, please complete:

  • a cover letter identifying the specific internship project or type of work you are interested in performing and your dates of availability;
  • the Volunteer Service Application and
  • the Declaration for Federal Employment (OF 306);
  • a resume; 
  • a copy of your most recent student transcript; and
  • at least one letter of recommendation from a teacher, professor or academic faculty member.

Please send your completed application packet to the address below.

Volunteer Program Coordinator
George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
2943 SMU Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75205
General Inquiries: bush43volunteer@nara.gov

Employment 

New archivists from the George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Ronald Reagan Presidential Libraries attend a workshop about the Presidential Records Act.

Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

Please visit USAJOBS for information about employment opportunities at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum is part of the Presidential Libraries system, administered by the National Archives and Records Administration, a Federal agency. 

 

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VOLUNTEER INFORMATION CENTER

Active and registered volunteers may use the Volunteer Information Center to:

  • Track service hours;
  • Sign-up for volunteer opportunities; and
  • Receive communications from the volunteer program coordinator.

 

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