2020 Calvin and Helen Lang Summer Internship Program

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


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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 and high school students are welcome to apply.

Summer interns are full time; Monday through Thursday 10-6. The internship will run 10 weeks from June 8th, 2020 through August 13th, 2020. A $1,000 stipend will be provided.


Applications for our summer internship will be open until March 13th, 2020.

Applicants selected for an interview will be notified no later than March 27th, 2020.


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.
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 program area(s) to which you are applying (e.g. YourName_Collections/Exhibtions). You can also mail your application to: Kevin Chu, Museum of Chinese in America, 215 Centre Street, New York, NY 10013.