Internship program

MOCA’s internship program offers students and recent graduates an exciting opportunity to learn about the inner workings of a non-profit. All of our interns will participate in professional development seminars, outreach initiatives, and hands on work experience in their chosen program area. Through the internship participants will learn valuable professional skills that they will be able to carry with them throughout the rest of their careers. Internship opportunities are available in the following 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 are also welcome to apply. While your discipline or major is important, we also seek individuals with a deep level of interest and discipline.

Interns are required to commit 14 work hours or more per week for an 8-10 week period. MOCA’s office hours are Monday to Friday from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. This is an un-paid internship. Applications are open year round with interns hired on a rolling basis.





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.
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 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 70 Mulberry Street 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10013.