National Gallery of Art is offering Summer Internships for 2016 in USA. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This is an international program. The minimum requirement is a bachelor's degree, with preference given to graduate students. This is a paid internship programme interns receive a stipend of approximately $4,500 that is subject to all applicable taxes. Interns, using an authorized public transportation method, will receive an employer-provided fare subsidy to apply toward their monthly transit costs. Internship application deadline is January 11, 2016.
Field of Internship: Applicants may list up to two projects, in order of preference, on the application : Architecture and Engineering, Archives, Conservation: Paper, Curatorial: American and British Paintings, Curatorial: Old Master Prints, Curatorial: Northern Baroque Painting, Curatorial: Photographs, Women Photographers between the Two World Wars, Curatorial: Photographs, Contemporary Photography, Curatorial: Sculpture and Decorative Arts, Curatorial Records and Files, Development: Fundraising and Stewardship, Education: Art Information for the Public, Education: Digital Outreach and Engagement, Education: National Teacher Institute, Exhibition Programs, Facilities Management: Life-Cycle Analysis of Physical Plant Assets, Facilities Management: Risk Management, Facilities Management: Critical Utilities Infrastructure, Film Programs, Horticultural Services, Library: Rare Photographs Project, Library: Reproductive Prints Project, Media Productions: Website, Music Department, Personnel: Labor and Employment Law and Publishing Office: Production Processes.
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: National Gallery of Art
Internship can be taken at: USA
Eligibility: Eligibility varies according to internship. A few are geared to undergraduates completing their degrees in May and June 2016, but most are for currently enrolled graduate students of all levels and those graduating in May or June 2016 with a relevant degree (such as MA, MBA, MFA, M.Arch, M.Ed, JD, or MLS). Please check prerequisites carefully. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This is an international program.
Internship Open for International Students: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this internship programme.
Is this paid internship? Yes, interns receive a stipend of approximately $4,500 that is subject to all applicable taxes. Interns, using an authorized public transportation method, will receive an employer-provided fare subsidy to apply toward their monthly transit costs.
Internship Description: Since 1964 the National Gallery of Art has offered professional museum training to candidates from all backgrounds through a variety of internship programs. Nine-week summer internships provide opportunities to work on projects directed by a Gallery curator or department head. Biweekly museum seminars introduce interns to the broad spectrum of museum work, and to Gallery staff, departments, programs, and functions.
Number of awards offered: Not Known
Internship Duration: Summer interns will be in residence at the Gallery from June 6 to August 5, 2016.
Notification: On March 11, 2016 all finalists will be selected.
How to Apply: The application must include a writing sample (approximately 20 pages, including footnotes or endnotes, bibliography, and images). A full résumé or CV and one copy of transcripts from each undergraduate and graduate institution attended are required. Applications received after this date will not be considered.
Internship Application Deadline: Internship application deadline is January 11, 2016.