Internship Opportunities

The Middle East Institute, Internship

Posted: August 11, 2017 at 11:44 am

MEI’s Arts and Culture program facilitates cross-cultural understanding by promoting the work of emerging Middle Eastern artists, hosting them in conversation, and connecting them with American counterparts. Within this department, the division of cultural and professional exchanges brings arts, thinkers, entrepreneurs, and innovators to the United States as a form of citizen diplomacy. We’re looking […]

Arts Council of Fairfax County, Grants Program Internship

Posted: August 11, 2017 at 11:36 am

The Arts Council is the recognized voice of the arts in Fairfax County, dedicated to fostering a dynamic and diverse local arts presence and participation. We ensure that artists and the arts thrive by providing vision, leadership, advocacy, funding, education and capacity building. The Arts Council is funded in part by Fairfax County, corporations, foundations, […]

Greater Reston Art Center Internship

Posted: August 11, 2017 at 11:30 am

The Greater Reston Arts Center is dedicated to mentoring the next generation of arts professionals. We seek interns who are organized, creative, and motivated to gain insight and experience into how a contemporary arts center operates. Interns will gain knowledge in a variety of areas including hands-on experience in: exhibitions, art handling, event management, and education. […]

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), Public Affairs Internship

Posted: July 19, 2017 at 4:14 pm

The National Endowment for the Arts’ Public Affairs department seeks 1-2 fall interns (unpaid). Candidates should have strong writing, editing, research, and oral communication skills, as well as a knowledge of social media. An interest in the arts is strongly preferred. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to researching news articles, transcribing interviews, editing […]

U.S. Department of State, Virtual Internships Available

Posted: July 10, 2017 at 3:45 pm

There are two VIRTUAL internships available with the Department of State: Historic Artifact Researcher – Strategic Writer – Applicants may apply through USAJOBS – Applications close on July 26th! The interns selected will work with the Diplomatic Reception Rooms of the U.S. Department of State.  However, these internships are virtual, so the interns will work remotely.  These internships […]

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Museum, Fall Internships

Posted: July 10, 2017 at 3:37 pm

There are three new internships at the DAR Museum: Decorative Arts – Costume, Decorative Arts – Furnishings, and Museum Education – Outreach. Complete descriptions and application directions can be found here:  

Freer/Sackler, Fall Internships

Posted: July 10, 2017 at 3:18 pm, Last Updated: July 10, 2017 at 3:38 pm

Several departments are looking for dedicated interns for the fall semester 2017 (September – December). Schedules are flexible and determined between mentors and interns. Internships are available in the following areas: Archives, Development, Digital Media/Technology, and Public Programs. Application Deadline: July 31, 2017 Applications are available through: Select “Freer Gallery of Art & Arthur […]

American Pops Orchestra, Fall 2017 Administrative Internship

Posted: June 14, 2017 at 11:29 am

Founded in 2015 by rising Pops star Luke Frazier, the American Pops Orchestra presents innovative orchestral programming featuring groundbreaking concepts and artistic partnerships to develop and inspire a new audience for the 21st century. The American Pops Orchestra, now in their third year of orchestral pops programming, is seeking an Arts Administrative Intern to work […]

The Washington Ballet, Special Events Internship

Posted: June 12, 2017 at 2:37 pm

Work behind the scenes in Special Events at The Washington Ballet. Assist with the daily planning, logistics, coordination, and execution of TWB’s major fundraising events that help raise $1.5 million annually. Major events include The Nutcracker Tea Party, Opening Night Reception, Beer Ballet & Bubbly and more! You will also join in on the excitement […]

Center for the Arts (GMU), Marketing & Communications Fall Internship

Posted: June 12, 2017 at 10:25 am

The College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) at George Mason University is seeking 1-2 qualified interns for Fall 2017. This position will work with Center for the Arts (CFA) marketing staff to promote 2017-18 events and performances. This internship focuses on marketing efforts targeting the most likely audiences for each fall Great Performances at […]