Open Internships

Applying for an Internship

We are accepting applications for spring internships, only, now through December 20, 2019. 

  • Applications for summer 2020 internships will be accepted on/after February 6, 2020.

Before submitting an application, carefully review the detailed Application Procedures and Frequently Asked Questions.

  • Applications are reviewed and decisions made on a rolling, first-come, first-considered basis, so apply early for full consideration.
  • Apply ASAP as each internship opportunity will be removed from the list once it is filled.
  • You may apply to up to three internships but must submit a separate application for each internship.

Any questions not answered in the Frequently Asked Questions may be directed to intern@mfa.org.

Title Department Status
Contemporary Art Next Generation Exhibition Internship Contemporary Art Temporary
Art of Europe Next Generation Exhibitions Internship Art of Europe Temporary
Art of Ancient Greece and Rome Next Generation LAB Exhibition Internship Art of Ancient Greece and Rome Temporary
Art of the Americas Graduate Research Internship - Modern Design Art of the Americas Temporary
Art of Asia Department Internship Art of Asia Temporary
Videography Internship Intellectual Property Part Time
Art of Europe Graduate Research Internship in Judaica Art of Europe Temporary
Japanese Collection Projects Internship Art of Asia Temporary
Marketing Department Internship Marketing Temporary
African and Oceanic Collection Research Internship Art of Africa and Oceania Part Time
Archival Scanning Next Generation Internship Art of Ancient Egypt, Nubia, and the Near East Temporary
Digital Documentation Photography Internship Intellectual Property Temporary
Art of Europe Graduate Paintings and Exhibition Research Internship Art of Europe Temporary
Contemporary Art Department Internship Contemporary Art Temporary
Corporate Relations Internship Institutional Relations Temporary
Art of Europe Department Internship Art of Europe Temporary
Registrar's Office Graduate Internship Conservation and Collections Management, Registrar's Office Temporary
Public Relations Department Internship Public Relations Part Time
Traveling Exhibitions Next Generation Internship Exhibitions and Design Part Time
Gallery Learning Next Generation Internship Education Part Time
Annual Programs Internship Institutional Relations Temporary
Art of the Americas Department Undergraduate Next Generation Internship Art of the Americas Temporary
Art of the Americas Exhibition Research Internship—Paintings Art of the Americas Temporary