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Internship Opportunity: Brooklyn Museum Education Fellowship

The Brooklyn Museum is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 cycle of the Museum Education Fellowship Program. During this ten-month program, Fellows gain in-depth fieldwork experience by designing, facilitating, and teaching programs that address the needs of adult, access, school, teen and family audiences. Fellows leave the program with extensive experience teaching and programming for a variety of audiences, and with a completed professional teaching portfolio.

In order to attract candidates with the specialized skills needed to support our programs, we’ve divided the Fellowship into 5 distinct tracks:

Applications are due April 5, 2020. We seek critically engaged young professionals who are passionate about supporting the Museum’s mission and who will help us hone our practice as educators and programmers.

Scholarship Opportunity: QCF Master’s Scholarships

Looking for additional funding for your college education? All current and future QC students are invited to apply for the Queens College Foundation Scholarships! If you have questions about scholarships, you can also visit the Office of Honors and Scholarships for additional information and assistance.

Graduate students may also apply for the QCF Master’s Scholarship, details for which are listed below!

Available to: Full- and part-time matriculated students demonstrating exceptional scholastic ability who begin their Master’s program in the Fall 2020 semester. Full-time students awarded the scholarship must take a minimum of 9 credits per fall and spring semester of their first year. Part-time students must take a minimum of 6 credits per fall and spring semester to be considered eligible. International students must take a minimum of 9 credits per fall and spring semester for eligibility.

Award Amount: Full-time scholarships are $9,000; part-time scholarships are $6,000.

Deadline to apply: March 15, 2020. Successful applicants will be notified by the Dean of Graduate Studies by May 1.

Application Process: Please fill in the application available here.

­­­­­NOTE: You must also have submitted a complete application for admission to the Queens College Graduate Admissions Office by March 15 in order to be considered for these scholarships.

Internship Opportunity: Summer 2020 at the Brooklyn Museum

We are thrilled to share with you a paid internship opportunity at the Brooklyn Museum for the summer of 2020. Interested students can apply via this application form. Applications are due February 13, 2020.

The Brooklyn Museum Summer Internship is a full-time, paid opportunity. Interns receive $15 per hour, and work 35 hours per week for 10 weeks from early June through early August. Selected interns will be paired with a supervisor and integrated into one of our departments, participating fully in day-to-day workplace activities and projects with the guidance of full-time staff members. In addition to gaining extensive work experience, they will have the opportunity to attend seminars that focus on the role of museums in society today, and how they might imagine the future.

Internship Opportunity: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Applications are open for internships at the Metropolitan Museum of Art! Paid and unpaid internships are available in a variety of museum departments for both undergraduate and graduate students. Summer 2020 positions are available for current students, as well as longer-term internships for recent graduates. The deadline to apply as an intern at the Met is January 22nd, 2020.

To view full details for the many internships available and access the online application, visit the Met’s internship page!

Campus Event: QC Major/Minor Fair

Queens College will be hosting a Fall 2019 Major/Minor Fair in the Student Union on Wednesday October 16th, 12-2pm! Students can learn about all our programs, discover majors with which you may be unfamiliar and compare academic offerings. Learn about other academic opportunities, such as Study Abroad and the National Student Exchange Program, as well as service-learning, pre-professional advising, and honors programs. All students are welcome, whether you are undecided about a major or exploring the possibilities of adding a second major and/or minor.

For more information about the event, click through to the Academic Advising Center!

Internship Opportunities: Year-Round Internships at ISCP

The ISCP is accepting internship applications year-round!

The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) supports the creative development of artists and curators, and promotes exchange through residencies and public programs. Housed in a former factory in Brooklyn, with 35 light-filled work studios and two galleries, ISCP is New York’s most comprehensive international visual arts residency program, founded in 1994. ISCP organizes exhibitions, events and offsite projects, which are free and open to all, sustaining a vibrant community of contemporary art practitioners and diverse audiences.

About the internships: ISCP interns engage in all aspects of the day-to-day operations of an international not-for-profit arts organization and gain invaluable experience while being introduced to a vast network of international art professionals. Due to ISCP’s small staff, interns play a critical role in the administration of ISCP’s overall program. Administrative internship are focused on programs, development, finance or communications. ISCP internships can provide a foundation in a variety of skills, and offer experience and contacts for future careers in the following professions: curator, artist, and arts administrator.

ISCP offers a stipend of $12 per day for transportation and lunch. All interns are invited to select monthly field trips and all public programs.

Qualifications: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, multitasking, reliability, team player, Mac proficiency (Word and Excel), basic Creative Suite knowledge a plus, experience with database systems (Salesforce a plus), strong organizational skills, interest in non-profit arts administration and contemporary art. Eligibility to work in the United States is required. Please note: candidates must be of junior-year college level or above to be considered. Serious inquiries only need apply.

Duration: Internships generally start in September, January, and June. All internships require a minimum commitment of 16 hours (2 days) per week, and a number of openings require a three or four day per week commitment, both for a minimum of four months.

How to apply: Prospective applicants please email cover letter (specifying area of interest and dates of availability) and resume to jcope@iscp-nyc.org.

Priority deadlines: January 31 for Winter/early Spring internships, February 28 for late Spring/Summer Internships, and August 1 for Fall/Winter internships.

The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ISCP does not discriminate due to age, sex, religion, race, color, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor prohibited by law.

For more information about the ISCP and to view current and upcoming events, visit their website!

Internship Opportunity: Summer 2019 at the Corning Museum of Glass

The Education Department of the Corning Museum of Glass is pleased to announce an internship open to undergraduate and graduate students interested in assisting with museum interpretation related to the art, history, and science of glass. The internship provides an opportunity to study at the most comprehensive glass museum in the world, to have access to the library of record on glass, and to learn from top professionals in the field.

Download the doc below for the full details of the internship and information on how to apply!

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