As of Monday, November 6, (5:00 p.m.), applications are being accepted for the Spring 2018 internships listed below only.(*)  

(*) Applications for these internships are reviewed - and the positions filled - on a rolling basis through January 5, 2018. Therefore, the following internships are no longer accepting applications

  • Art of Europe Department Internship 
  • Art of the Americas Department Internship 
  • Community Engagement Undergraduate Internship 
  • Conservation Pre-Professional Internship in Textile Conservation 
  • Graphic Design Internship
  • Marketing Department Internship
  • Public Relations Department Internship 
  • School Programs Internship 

Students selected for these internships must attend orientation on Saturday, January 20, at 9:30 a.m. 

Before submitting an application, carefully review the detailed application procedures and frequently asked questionsYour cover letter and resume must be combined into a single document, in either Word or PDF format, and attached to your email. We will not accept a link to your own cloud/drive which we must downloadAlso, you must specify in your cover letter any periods when you are not available for an in-person interview. (*Applications which do not conform to posted procedures will not be acknowledged or processed.)

Applications are reviewed and decisions made on a rolling, (i.e. first-come first-considered) basis so apply early for full consideration. Each internship opportunity will be removed from the list once it is filled. You may apply to up to three internships.

*Spring 2018 internship opportunities will be published (and applications accepted) on Nov 6, 2017
**Summer 2018 internship opportunities will be published (and applications accepted) on/about Feb 5, 2018.

Any questions may be directed to intern@mfa.org.


Open Positions
Titlesort ascending Department Status
Videography Internship Intellectual Property Part Time
Traveling Exhibitions Internship Exhibitions and Design Part Time
Three-Dimensional Design Internship Exhibitions and Design Part Time
South Asian Collection Research Internship Art of Asia, Oceania and Africa Part Time
Rights and Permissions Research Internship Intellectual Property Part Time
Registrar's Office Graduate Internship Conservation and Collections Mgmt, Registrar's Office Part Time
Gallery Learning Internship Education Part Time
Development Prospect Research Internship Development Part Time
Corporate Relations Internship Development Part Time
Conservation Pre-Program Internship Conservation and Collections Mgmt, Collections Management Part Time
Conservation Graduate Internship Conservation Administration Part Time
Art of the Americas Graduate Research Internship – Modern Design, 1920-45 Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of the Americas Graduate Research Internship - Decorative Arts (Latin American Project) Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of the Americas Graduate Research Internship - Decorative Arts Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of the Americas Exhibition Research Internship – Paintings Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of the Americas Collections Research Graduate Internship - Paintings Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of Europe Graduate Paintings & Exhibition Research Internship Art of Europe Part Time
Annual Programs and Summer Party Development Internship Development Part Time