PAID SUMMER INTERNSHIP @ THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART


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Summer High School Internships

Students who will be rising juniors or rising seniors during the summer of the internship and who either reside in or attend a high school or home school in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut can connect with arts, museum, and creative professionals as they develop professional skills and experience.

Summer 2018

  • Application Available: February 2, 2018
  • Deadline: April 2, 2018, 6 pm ET (interview notification: April 18, 2018)
  • Program Dates:
    • Accepted intern and family reception: Friday, June 8, 6–8 pm (interns should be accompanied by a parent/guardian);
    • Bootcamp: Saturday, June 16, 9 am–5 pm
    • Departmental placement: 40 hours total. Approximately 10–20 hours per week from July 10 to August 10. Exact schedule will be arranged based on the availability of the intern and departmental placement supervisor. (You will enter information about your availability on the application.)
    • Career Labs: Attend at least three of four Thursdays, July 12, July 19, August 2, and August 9, 10:30 am–12:30 pm
    • Mid-semester check-in: Thursday, July 26, 10:30 am–12:30 pm
    • Final event planning meeting: Thursday, August 2, 1:30–3:30 pm
    • Final event and celebration: Friday, August 10, 4:30–6:30 pm

Apply online. (February 2–April 2, 2018)

We encourage you to apply using our online application system. If you are unable to use this system or need assistance accessing the application and completing it, please contact highschoolinterns@metmuseum.org or 212-650-2330 for assistance.

See all High School Internship Program Departmental Placement Descriptions.