We are currently not accepting any applications. Our internship program is on hold until further notice.  Please continue to check this page for any updates.


MOCA’s 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 their chosen program area.

Program Areas:

Archives and Collections
Communications, Graphic Design, and Media Production
Development and External Affairs

*Internships will be conducted in a hybrid format and applicants must be able to work on site

Who Can Apply:

This program is open to current undergraduate or graduate students. Recent graduates and high school students are welcome to apply

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.

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 215 Centre Street, New York, NY 10013.