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Arts Programming Intern Fall 2022

Please see the description below for internship details and how to apply.

Duration & Time Commitment: Late August-November. 12-15 hrs/week to be scheduled in accordance with Intern Availability.  

Department: Programming (Visual Art, Literary, & Performance/Movement) 

Direct Supervisor: Programming Coordinator, Jackie Valdez 

Our Mission:  Awakenings is an arts nonprofit dedicated to making visible the artistic expression of survivors of sexual violence.  

Primary Duties & Responsibilities: 

The goal of this internship is to provide the intern an opportunity to obtain hands-on experience within a small arts non-profit during a season of programming. For the Fall of 2022 this position will specifically engage with the outreach, publishing & launch of our literary magazine Awakened Voices Issue 14, as well as, the planning, install/deinstallation, outreach and execution of our 12 year anniversary exhibition & event A Dozen Creations: Celebrating Survivor Artists.  

This internship will be a hybrid model with some remote and some in-person hours conducted at the Awakenings gallery. 


Please note that this internship is unpaid. College credit is available.  

Skills and Qualifications: 

  • Excellent written & communication skills 
  • Ability to learn quickly and meet deadlines in a timely manner 
  • Works well in a small team & is a self-starter 
  • Experience with art handling preferred, but not required  
  • Experience with event planning & support preferred, but not required  
  • Experience with Canva, or WordPress preferred, but not required 

To apply, please send your resume and a paragraph on why you are interested in the internship to: 

Programming Coordinator, Jackie Valdez  


We are always seeking volunteers for our year-round arts programming for survivors of sexual violence. Email us at info @!