Internship Fair Opportunities

Check back here for a list of providers who will attend the Fall Arts and Humanities Internship Fair on Thursday, September 19th from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM!

The organizations below attended the Spring Arts and Humanities Internship Fair.

( * ) = Internship with Stipend and/or Housing       (**) = Jobs

Arts & Culture Organizations

Amherst Downtown BID, Amherst, MA - **ArtWeek Attendee Survey Internship, *Visitor Services and Event Outreach Intern
Support services to supplement town services for the benefit of the community by strengthening services and implementing improvement of physical appearance, cultural and entertainment offerings and business development.

CitySpace, Easthampton, MA – Arts Marketing Intern, Development Intern
Manages the Old Town Hall as a vital center for the arts in Easthampton. The space is currently the home of Easthampton City Arts, the Flywheel Arts Collective, and Big Red Frame and Elusie Gallery.

Chicopee Cultural Council, Chicopee, MA - Arts Organization, Public Art and Festival Planning, TV Production Interns
Provides access to the arts citywide through the Mass Cultural Council’s grant program, cultural programming, and creative community development.

Make-it-Springfield, Springfield, MA - Entrepreneurship, Evaluation & Impact, Fundraising & Development, Marketing & Communications Assistant
A community incubator and workshop space for local makers, artists, entrepreneurs, programmers, students and enthusiasts to make, create & share their skills and tools, build relationships, launch businesses & inspire one another.

The Trustees of Reservations, MA – Internship TBA
A non-profit land conservation and historic preservation organization dedicated to preserving natural and historical places in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Education / Social Innovation

Semester in the City, Boston, MA – *Social Innovation Internship
The College for Social Innovation’s program gives college students the opportunity to spend a semester learning hands-on through well-supported internships in the social sector.

Teach for America, Amherst, MA (nationwide) - *Campus Campaign Coordinator and **2019 Teach For America Corps Member
Works in partnership with communities to expand educational opportunity for children facing the challenges of poverty.

Independent Artists

Dawn Siebel, Easthampton, MA - Video Production Intern
Artist who paints portraits of endangered species, bringing to life another being that is present and self-possessed.

Studio Potter, Northampton, MA - *Writing and Publishing Intern
A non-profit prompting new dialogs and strengthening existing narratives within the ceramics community, through educational initiatives: online resources, educational exhibitions, K-12 programing, writing workshops, and more.

Literary

Massachusetts Review, Amherst, MA – *Editorial and Marketing Summer Internship
Promotes social justice and equality, along with great art. Committed to aesthetic excellence and public engagement, MR publishes literature and art that provokes debate, inspires action, and expands our understanding of the world around us.

Museum / Gallery

Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA – Activation Assistant, Collections Assistant, Development Assistant, **Education Specialist
A museum that sparks creativity and innovation and inspires educational connections among art, history, and natural science.

Historic Deerfield, Deerfield, MA – Multiple Internships
An outdoor museum that interprets the history and culture of early New England and the Connecticut River Valley.

Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, Deerfield, MA- *Fine Art Preservation Internship
PVMA preserves and interprets the collection throughout 19 themed galleries in the original home of Deerfield Academy.

Springfield Museums, Springfield, MA –Dr. Seuss Interns and Family Engagement Intern
Home to five museums, representing art, history and science through outstanding collections, exhibitions and programs.

University Museum of Contemporary Art - UMass, Amherst, MA – Art + Math = Symposium Intern; Social Media, Collections Management, Installation, Museum Education, Community Outreach Interns
A teaching museum and multidisciplinary, international laboratory for the exploration and advancement of contemporary art.

Valley Photo Center, Springfield, MA – Gallery Internship
A gallery aiming to educate members and the general public to bring about a greater appreciation for the art of photography in the valley with an emphasis on urban communities.

Westfield Museum Inc, Westfield, MA - Project Development Intern
A museum dedicated to showcase Westfield’s unique role in the Industrial Revolution in a venue that features a working 19th Century whip manufactory as well as revolving exhibits of historical significance.

Music

NV Concepts, West Springfield, MA –Community Manager Intern, Content Marketing, Event Assistant + Office Administration Intern, Marketing and Social Media Intern, Subject Matter Expert – Music
An event production, promotions, and talent buying company, specializing in concert experiences.

Springfield Jazz and Roots Festival, Amherst/Huntington, MA - Administrative Assistant, Communications and Artist Management, Marketing and Market Research Internship
A nonprofit that promotes arts accessibility, awareness of the social and environmental work of local organizations, and educational and artistic opportunities for underserved youth.

Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Springfield, MA - Box Office & Music Librarian Intern, Development Intern, Marketing and Communications Intern
SSO performs a series of classical music and special event concerts at Springfield Symphony Hall.

The Prindle School, Hadley, MA – Arts Marketing Intern
A music school offering private music lessons, classes, and ensembles for: young children beginning their music journey, professional musicians, adult learners who hope to bring more joy into their lives, and everything in between.

Theatre

Barrington Stage Company, Pittsfield, MA - *Theatre Administration Intern, *Theatre Production Intern
A not-for-profit professional theatre company with a three-fold mission: to produce top-notch, compelling work; to develop new plays and musicals; and to find fresh, bold ways of bringing new audiences into the theatre, especially young people.

Chester Theatre Company, Chester, MA - *Administrative Intern, *Production Intern, *Stage Management Intern
Professional theatre company that produces 4-5 plays each summer/fall, performed by professionals nationwide. CTC has earned a reputation for producing the best in contemporary theatre, consistently winning top honors with area critics.

Double Edge Theatre, Ashfield, MA – *Arts Administration Internships
An artist-owned organization, the theatre’s ensemble applies vigorous physical training and the principle of an artist’s autonomy to create work intimately woven with the community.

Greene Room Performance, Springfield, MA - Multiple Internships
A nonprofit theater company that aims to empower, awaken, and inspire creativity in children and adults by providing opportunities to explore, think, and connect through live theater.

Hampshire Shakespeare Company, Amherst, MA – Assistant Production Manager, Stage Management, Technical Direction Intern
A community of artists dedicated to presenting the works of Shakespeare through outdoor performances by a mainstage company of adults and a Young Company of school-age actors.

Ko Festival of Performance, Amherst, MA – *Theater Festival Internship
A festival of ideas — where the only certainty is surprise. Ko’s performances value diversity, authenticity, and are curated to incite curiosity and to provoke compelling conversations with global, national local, and personal resonances.

Piti Theatre Company, Shelburne Falls, MA - Arts Administration Internship
PTC aims to create new work for the stage for the happiness of artists and audiences. We connect Switzerland and the U.S. by making shows in French and English and offering artist/student exchanges between the two countries.

Shakespeare & Company, Lenox, MA - *Arts Administration, *Costume Production, *Development & Special Events, *Publicity, *Stage Management Interns, *Theatre Production - Carpentry, *Theatre Production - Scenic Painting
One of the largest Shakespeare Festivals in the country that develops and performs Shakespeare, classics, contemporary, and new plays of social and political significance.