The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) is seeking a qualified individual to individual to perform professional services, on a contract basis, managing programming related to NMAAHC support of National History Day. A contract will be awarded for an hourly rate after selection on a best value basis. The selected individual will act as the NHD Resource Educator.


The NHD Resource Educator creates resources and designs programs to support students and their adults on the National History Day journey.  The NHD Resource Educator relays pertinent historical and cultural information about African American history and culture as well as collection connections from NMAAHC. They should be a vibrant and dedicated individual wishing to make significant contributions to the National Museum of African American History and Culture’s museum mission. Qualified individuals should be able to present in their resumes enthusiasm and interest in American history, African American history, presentation skills, instructional design experience and strong education skills.


The NHD Resource Educator is a contractor, delivering professional services; this is not a permanent staff position at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.


   Attached you will find a Request for Quote (RFQ) and a description of the position.  Please distribute to any individuals that you think may qualify.  Responses, resumes, and proposals are due by noon on Friday, June 3, 2016 and should be submitted via email to the attention of Candra Flanagan; [log in to unmask]



Thank you!!

Candra Flanagan

Coordinator of Student and Teacher Initiatives

National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution