Applying for an Internship

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. Each internship opportunity will be removed from the list once it is filled. You may apply to up to three internships.

  • All Spring 2019 internship opportunities listed below are currently available but may be filled or closed without notice.
    • Summer 2019 internship opportunities will be determined and published, (and applications accepted) on/about February 6, 2019.

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


Open Positions
Title Department Statussort descending
Teen Programs Internship Volunteer and Community Engagement Full Time
Corporate Relations Internship Development Part Time
Art of the Americas Graduate Research Internship - Decorative Arts Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of the Americas Collections Research Graduate Internship - Paintings Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of Europe Department Internship Art of Europe Part Time
Registrar's Office Graduate Internship Conservation and Collections Mgmt, Registrar's Office Part Time
Public Relations Department Internship Public Relations Part Time
Annual Programs and Summer Party Internship Development Part Time
Development Prospect Research Internship Development Part Time
Rights and Permissions Research Internship Intellectual Property Part Time
Gallery Learning Internship Education Part Time
Art of Ancient Greece and Rome Graduate Research Internship Art of the Ancient World Part Time
Art of the Americas Graduate Research Internship - Decorative Arts (Latin American Project) Art of the Americas Part Time
Contemporary Art Department Internship Contemporary Art and MFA Programs Part Time
School Programs Internship Education Part Time
Graphic Design Internship Exhibitions and Design Part Time
Art of Europe Graduate Research Internship in Judaica Art of Europe Part Time
Community Engagement Undergraduate Internship Volunteer and Community Engagement Part Time
Art of the Americas Exhibition Research Internship – Paintings Art of the Americas Part Time
Art of the Americas Department Internship Art of the Americas Part Time
Videography Internship Intellectual Property Part Time
Traveling Exhibitions Internship Exhibitions and Design Part Time
Planned Giving Internship Development Part Time
Three-Dimensional Design Internship Exhibitions and Design Part Time
Art of Europe Graduate Paintings and Exhibition Research Internship Art of Europe Part Time
Marketing Department Internship Marketing Part Time
African and Oceanic Collection Research Internship Art of Asia, Oceania and Africa Part Time
Art of the Americas Graduate Research Internship – Modern Design, 1920-45 Art of the Americas Part Time
Japanese Collection Projects Internship Art of Asia, Oceania and Africa Part Time
Archival Scanning Internship Curatorial Temporary