Student Opportunities

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Because of the George Washington University's collaboration with the nation’s most prestigious cultural institutions — as well as internships in museums and top design firms — the Corcoran School offers opportunities like no other, inspiring students to create art and design with the potential to shape and influence the world beyond.

 

Center for Career Services

Whether it's an internship, work-study position, or finding a great job after graduation, the Center for Career Services at GW offers many online and in-person resources to help students plan successful career paths. Contact the Center for Career Services for personal career coaching, self-assessment, resume and portfolio building or information on navigating the GWork system.

In addition, Shaunda Thompson is GW's Industry Coach for U.S. Politics, Social Impact, Education, Arts & Communication. She is able to help with things like job search strategy and resume writing. You can set up appointments with Shaunda by going to Handshake > Career Center > Appointments > Schedule a New Appointment > Industry Appointments > U.S. Politics, Social Impact, Education, Arts and Communication

Shaunda has over a decade of experience in higher education at the community college and four year institution levels as a career coach, academic advisor, academic support center director and adjunct professor.


 

There are a variety of part-time jobs open at Corcoran this fall—we hope you will apply! 

 

Corcoran Ambassador - Welcome prospective students and their families by leading Discover the Arts campus tours, assisting with recruitment and admitted student events, and responding to peer inquiries. For more, see corcoran.gwu.edu/ambassadors.

Music Student Events Assistant (FWS) 

Administrative Assistant for Museum Studies

Curatorial & Exhibitions Assistant 

Costume Laboratory Assistant

Production Laboratory Assistant

Ceramics Laboratory Assistant

Checkout and Lighting Studio Assistant

Darkroom Laboratory Assistant

Digital Photography Lab Assistant

Fabrication Studio Lab Assistant

Printmaking Lab Assistant

Print Service Bureau Lab Assistant

Woodshop Lab Assistant


 

Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship

The Fondation des Etats-Unis (FEU) is currently accepting applications for its annual Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship.

Apply Now! Exhibits at the MLK Library

Attention D.C. Curators, Artists, and Organizations.

Part-time Technical Director for the 2022-2023 School Year

Georgetown Visitation's Arts Dept is looking for an Assistant Tech Director (Sept-December).

Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship

The deadline for all application materials is January 31st of the current academic year.

Apply Now! Exhibits at the MLK Library

Attention D.C. Curators, Artists, and Organizations!

WPA - Job Opportunity

Washington Project for the Arts (WPA) is looking for a Gallery Assistant to help with the management, promotion, and planning of our events and exhibitions during the year.

Internship Opportunity

CulturalDC is currently seeking qualified candidates for a 3–6 month Artistic Programs & Creative Media Internship.

Seeking a part-time Studio and Administrative Assistant

Help with maintenance and operations of an art and design studio.

Wanted: Fall Intern for artist's foundation

Designer needed to establish social media presence.

Art Student needed

Creative project with DMV Painter/Poet.

Program Assistant Open Position at Transformer!

We are seeking a Program Assistant to assist our robust exhibitions and programs schedule, along with supporting organization operations, communications, and development initiatives toward the advance of our mission.

Multiple Graduate Student Positions in the Special Collections Research Center

The Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) in Gelman Library has openings for Graduate Student worker positions.

Rhizome DC

Arts Management and Curatorial Internship

RINGLET Internship Program

Applications are open July 10th through August 24th, 2022

Exhibitions Positions Open at 9/11 Memorial & Museum

The Exhibitions department at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum is growing and looking to hire two new full-time positions.

Multimedia Communications Intern

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Paid Summer Internships with the Fish & Wildlife Service, National Park Service, and U.S. Forest Service for Latinx Youth!

Hispanic Access Foundation’s MANO Project is offering enriching internship experiences nationwide for Latinx college students and upcoming professionals who are passionate about the outdoors, geography, community engagement, public lands, cultural resources and natural resources.

Paid Summer Internships with the Fish & Wildlife Service, National Park Service, and U.S. Forest Service for Latinx Youth!

Hispanic Access Foundation’s MANO Project is offering enriching internship experiences nationwide for Latinx college students and upcoming professionals.

National Paper Arts Exhibition

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center – Open Call, April 15–June 24, 2022

Graphic Design Opportunities at Balance Gym

We are currently looking for an intern to fill a summer position as an assistant to the Marketing Director, or junior graphic designer.