The Wakefield Estate works with local colleges and universities to provide graduate- and undergraduate-level research fellowships and internships. Depending on the school and program, research fellowships are either for stipend or for school credit. Over the past three years, students from Boston University, Simmons College, Harvard University, University of Massachusetts/Boston, The Conway School of Landscape Design, The Landscape Institute and the Winterthur Museum have conducted research at the Wakefield Estate in the following areas:
- Collections Research and Management (furniture, art, etc.)
- Archival and Library Studies
- Landscape Design and Research
- Archaeology and GIS
- Historic Buildings and Architecture
For more information about graduate and undergraduate research opportunities, email Mark Smith Executive Director or call 617-333-0924.