Archive for June, 2015

Paid Summer Internships at New York City Museums

June 14, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Studio in a School’s ARTS Intern Program is now accepting applications for paid summer internships for summer 2013, providing exciting opportunities for students to work in New York City museums.This year, participating institutions include:
El Museo del Barrio

The International Center for Photography

Museum of the Moving Image

The Noguchi Museum

MoMA PS1

The Queens Museum of Art

The Rubin Museum of Art

Studio Museum in Harlem

The Frick Collection

American Folk Art Museum

The Brooklyn Museum

Scandinavia House

Students may visit the site, www.artsintern.org, to review the available positions and eligibility requirements. If interested, students should apply directly to the museum contact listed for each position, not to ArtsIntern. Museums conduct their own selection process.

Please share this information with students whom you think might be looking for an exciting opportunity to work in the arts this summer!

Program Eligibility
· Students must be attending a college or university within the five boroughs of New York City, or must be residents of New York City. There will be no exceptions to this requirement.

· Applicants must be enrolled full time, entering their sophomore, junior or senior year as candidates for an undergraduate degree. College graduates are not eligible to participate in the program.

· Applicants must demonstrate financial need by submitting appropriate documentation along with their application Please note, this internship is only available to students receiving financial aid and have an EFC of $7,000 or less. Students should have filed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the most recent academic year. Their Student Aid Report (SAR) must indicate an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $7,000 or less. Candidates will submit their SAR as a PDF document along with their cover letter, resume, and transcript. Students who do not meet this qualification will not be considered for an interview.

· Accepted interns commit to participate in all group programs offered by the program and complete all 9 weeks of the internship.

· Applicants may be accepted from all areas of undergraduate study and need not have experience in the arts or prior experience.

Deadlines:
Positions are open until filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply early.

How to Apply
Potential interns submit their applications directly to the participating institutions from the list of available positions. Email your complete application with the subject line ‘ARTS INTERN’ to the appropriate contact person in the position listing. Do NOT submit an application to ARTS Intern!

Applications must include the following:
1. A cover letter describing your interest in the arts as well as the specific position they are applying for.
2. A resume detailing your work and education experience, including any awards or distinctions they may have received.
3. Financial Aid Qualification: Students should have filed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the most recent academic year. Their Student Aid Report (SAR) must indicate an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $7,000 or less. Candidates will submit their SAR as a PDF document along with their cover letter, resume, and transcript. Students who do not meet this qualification will not be considered for an interview.
4. A copy of your most recent transcript. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable in PDF form.
5. A reference whom we may contact if you are selected for an interview.
Students may visit the site, www.artsintern.org, to review the available positions and eligibility requirements. If interested, students should apply directly to the museum contact listed for each position, not to ArtsIntern. Museums conduct their own selection process.

Please share this information with students whom you think might be looking for an exciting opportunity to work in the arts this summer!

ARTS INTERN at Studio in a School
410 W. 59th St
New York, NY 10019
www.artsintern.org
phone (212)765-5900 x10