Monday, August 18, 2014

Arts Management Internships

TheDeVos Institute provides training, consultation, and implementation support for arts managers and their boards. It will be moving to the University of Maryland in September.  DeVos Institute internship opportunities support the institute’s domestic and international training programs and consulting engagements for over 800 arts organizations around the globe.  Interns work with institute leadership and a wide range of arts and cultural organizations and industry professionals who serve as institute advisors.

Internships are full-time (40 hours per week) or part-time (20-30 hours per week) unpaid opportunities intended to complement a student’s current program of study at the University of Maryland. Upon acceptance into the program, interns develop a personalized schedule with their program manager based on their availability.

Applicants must be currently enrolled juniors or seniors in undergraduate programs, Master's candidates, or have completed a degree within the past two years.  All candidates should be expert problem solvers, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, comfortable using Microsoft Excel, and have strong writing and analytic skills.  Potential opportunities include:
  • Program Management, Capacity Building Programs (Domestic and International)
  • Consulting--candidates with research and analysis experience, including a strong working knowledge of Excel and non-profit financials documents (990s)
  • Research and Evaluation, Training Programs--candidates with a strong working knowledge of Excel and non-profit financials documents (990s) 
To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Syrah Gunning.