This page lists internship opportunities at museums in Arizona. The content of each listing is provided by the museum and any questions should be directed to the museum contact.
Additional internship opportunities may be found on the websites of individual museums and through MuseWeekly, a publication of the Museum Studies at the University of Delaware: https://www.museumstudies.udel.edu/museweekly/
i.d.e.a. Museum (Mesa AZ)
Area: Early Childhood Education, Exhibit Design, Evaluation, and Marketing/PR.
Open to: Current students and recent graduates.
Time period: varies
Contact: Ana Bentancur at email@example.com
Amerind Museum (Dragoon AZ)
Open to: Graduate students only
Time period: Now
Length: 1-3 months
Other: Housing provided.
Mesa Historical Museum (Mesa AZ)
Description: We are seeking someone to scan old photos, documents, yearbooks, etc and enter them into our database. Intern may also be involved in other aspects of collection including the migration of collections to new storage, participate in exhibit set up and other duties relative to collections.
Time period: Now
Length: 3-6 months
Arizona State Museum (Tucson AZ)
Area: Emerging Arts Internship
Description: Three emerging artist interns will work with master artists Porfirio Gutiérrez (Zapotec) and Barbara Ornelas (Navajo), Arizona State Museum curators, as part of the Honoring Traditions: Connecting Indigenous Master and Emerging Artists Across Cultures artistmentorship program.
Time period: October 2021-May 2022
Salary: Interns receive a $500 stipend, iPad, Navajo loom, yarn, and trip to Oaxaca.
Deadline: July 15, 2021
Sedona Heritage Museum (Sedona AZ)
Area: Collections cataloging, handling and storage, special projects
Length: 1 month to 6 months
Starting and ending date: flexibile
Contact: Janeen Trevillyan, firstname.lastname@example.org, 928-282-7038