2017 Fall College/Graduate Internship Program

MOCA’s Internship Program offers a dynamic and exciting learning experience in the arts, culture, and history fields. All our college interns take part in orientation, professional development seminars, and conduct exhibition/program related research and outreach. Though the process you will learn valuable professional skills and about MOCA’s history and strategies for fulfilling its mission. You will receive program-specific training designed by MOCA’s team to help you succeed in your program area through placements in program areas.

Program Areas

Who Can Apply
This program is open to students currently working towards a degree at the college and graduate level such as an MFA, Masters, and MBA. Recent graduates are also welcome to apply. While your discipline or major is important, we also seek individuals with a deep level of interest and discipline.

Fall interns must commit 21 work hours per week for the period from September 18, 2017 to December 15, 2017 to receive a stipend. Otherwise, the internship is un-paid.

Application Deadline
We are currently recruiting for our 2017 Fall Internship Session. The session will run from September 18, 2017 to December 15, 2017. The application deadline is September 5, 2017.

How to Apply
Your application should include:

  • Completed Internship Application Form. You can download the form here.
  • Cover Letter: Explain your background, qualifications, your interest in MOCA and how you see yourself in the future. Indicate which program area you are applying for and why you might be a good fit for the position.
  • Résumé.
  • Work Samples (if required by the program area).

Please send the materials above as Word or PDF attachments, entitled as “YourNameLetter,” “YourNameResume” and “YourNameApplication” to internships@mocanyc.org. In the subject line, please include your full name, and indicate the session and type of program to which you are applying (e.g. YourName_2017 Fall). You can also mail your application to: 215 Centre Street, New York, NY 10013 with attention to “2017 Fall Internship Program.”