Summer 2014 Internship Program at MoMA (including the Library and Museum Archives)Posted: January 21, 2014 Filed under: Opportunities: Internships Comments Off on Summer 2014 Internship Program at MoMA (including the Library and Museum Archives)
The Museum of Modern Art is currently accepting applications for the Summer 2014 Internship Program.
The Summer 2014 Internship Program provides participants in-depth exposure to the workings of individual departments and practical and theoretical training in museum practices, and acquaints them with the role of museums in contemporary society. Working under the supervision of one of the Museum’s professional staff, interns contribute to timely projects, gain insight into the functions of individual departments, and learn about the Museum’s various collections, exhibitions, and programs for visitors. Internship projects are based on Museum needs and requirements and are assigned to interns with the appropriate skills and interests. This unpaid internship runs from June 3 through August 8, 2014.
College students (One must have a minimum of two years of college completed by June 2014), recent graduates (both B.A. and M.A.), graduate students, and beginning museum professionals. The Museum encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds and academic disciplines to apply. Summer internships require a minimum commitment of three full days per week, one of which must be Tuesday.
The application deadline is February 3, 2014. Complete applications include 1) Completed Application Form 2) Résumé/CV 3) Two Essays 4) One letter of recommendation, from an academic or professional reference 5) Transcripts of undergraduate and graduate records (Please note that we accept either official or unofficial transcripts). For more information on the programs, including eligibility and application instructions, please visit www.moma.org/learn/courses/internships
The Museum of Modern Art is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, creed, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or political affiliation.