The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Florida will be offering paid internships to be held for ten weeks, from June 1 – August 7, 2015 (the dates of the theater are June 8 – August 1). Ringling is part of Florida State University and serves as the State Art Museum of Florida. Located on a 66-acre site overlooking Sarasota Bay, it consists of an art museum, two circus museums, historic home, theater and research library.
Summer internships at the Ringling combine practical, hands-on experience working on a project for a specific department with exposure to all aspects of the Museum’s operation.
The internships are in the following departments:
Interns earn $11.25 per hour (less taxes) and are paid bi-weekly. Interns are responsible for their own housing (the Museum will assist with locating nearby rentals).
Candidates for Archives, Collections Management, Curatorial, Education and Library internships must be enrolled in a graduate program at the time of application, or have received a graduate degree no earlier than December 2014. Candidates for the theatre internship should have a minimum of two years technical theatre experience and a recently completed a degree in Theatre.
International applicants must have a current US Visa and be eligible to work in the US. The positions require fingerprinting. The Museum encourages students from all backgrounds to apply and is committed to a culturally diverse group.
For more information or to complete an application please visit: http://www.ringling.org/summer-internships. The application deadline is March 2, 2015.