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.



Full Scholarship Awards for New York Studio School Summer Marathons

The New York Studio School is pleased to offer two full scholarships for upcoming 

The Turkish Fulbright Commission Grants for U.S. Students

Grant opportunities offered through our 2022-2023 U.S. Student Program.


Archival Art Services, a unique framing studio serving

Summer 2021 Internships

Local, DC-based start-up.

Seeking assistance from a GWU art student

Pay is commensurate with experience.

James Renwick Alliance for Craft

PAID Nonprofit Communications & Special Events Internship

Looking for student to do 2 architectural sketches in Foggy Bottom

Church interior traditional architectural rendering sketch.

R.W Turner Lab at GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Video Production Intern, Spring 2021

The Public Interest Design LAB

A new design opportunity from DC Public Library and the Goethe-Institut

James Renwick Alliance for Craft

PAID Nonprofit Communications & Special Events Internship

SPACE on Ryder Farm paid Artistic Administration Fellowship applications now open

This is a paid Fellowship opportunity ($12.50/hour and eligible for overtime) that includes room and board.

Entry-level jobs at Diffusion PR for graduating seniors this year.

Diffusion PR, a tech and consumer PR agency, is looking to hire a slate of Account Coordinators for their NYC & LA offices.

Assistant muralist wanted

Brushdecor Murals is interested in working with qualified students on our mural projects in DC.

Graduate Research Assistant Opportunity

Graduate Research Assistant will provide support to our primary researcher who is conducting and analyzing information and data for an MFA dissertation and related projects around textile and fiber.

SPACE on Ryder Farm paid Artistic Administration Fellowship applications now open

Applications for the 2021 SPACE Fellowship program are due March 17th, 2021 at 11:59pm EST.


A MARCH FOR THE ARTS virtual event.

Hickok Cole

Hickok Cole currently has several job postings available.

Library Company of Philadelphia Francis Johnson Fellowships

Francis Johnson Fellowships: Applications due March 1.

Presentation Designer

POLITICO looking for a Presentation Designer to join our Marketing department.

Paid Artist Residency Opportunity

The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts is accepting applications from artists or artist groups/organizations for a paid residency to develop new, site-specific work in response to the new temporary public artwork

The GW Hatchet is hiring for spring 2021!

The Hatchet is hiring across all sections: news, culture, sports, opinions, photo, video, podcast, design, web, and business.

Library Company of Philadelphia Francis Johnson Fellowships

Francis Johnson Fellowships: Applications due March 1.

Call for Entries - The Future Generation

The Portrait Society of America is pleased to announce a Call for Entries for our inaugural The Future Generation competition.

2 Weeks Left to Enter - The Future Generation

There are only two more weeks left to enter the Portrait Society of America's inaugural The Future Generation competition. This competition was created to acknowledge the work of talented, emerging artists, who are 18 to 25 years old. We invite you to enter or share this Call for Entries.

Call For Artists!

IT’S BLOOM TIME… and we need your creativity to help get giant cherry blossoms ready to hit the streets!


Opportunities in January 2021.

The Fearless Artist Young Curators Program

The Fearless Artist's Team is launching a program called TFA: Young Curators Program.

Job Postings: National Air and Space Museum

Please note that the announcements close on January 15th.

Curatorial Apprenticeship & Artist Opportunities

Latela Curatorial's quarterly online courses The Artist Course: Being & Business and the Curatorial Apprenticeship begin again on December 21, 2020.

Backstage Editorial Internship Opportunity

Backstage is looking for spring semester editorial interns!

Call for Entries

Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 2022 Open to All Media October 5, 2020–January 29, 2021


48+ hours of interactive performance art, transformational workshops, mind-expanding conversations

Upcoming Opportunities at Montgomery College

The Visual Arts Department at Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, is pleased to announce our Spring 2021 Virtual Artist Residency for emerging and established artists.

Non-Profit Graphic Design Opportunity

My name is Danny Traeger and I am an MBA candidate at the Georgetown McDonough School of Business.

Be Still Media Non-profit & Media/Arts Competition

Be Still Media offers a bi-monthly competition where anyone can enter their art or creative pieces to win cash prizes between $1,000 and $6,000.

Call for Applications: Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship

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

Short Film Contest Invitation

We proudly announce our short film contest #TheFeelingIsMutualDC! The Mexican Cultural Institute of Washington, DC invites you to record a 58-second short film that shows how you feel about what brings us together in difficult times and the things we share with others, including our families, workplaces, regions, and even countries.

Sustainable Beauty Packaging Design Startup Seeking Designers

Terrae Packaging, a GW student-founded startup, is seeking graphic designers and packaging designers. Terrae Packaging is a sustainable beauty packaging design company.

Job opportunity for students

Sandy Audio Visual is looking for students to work on upcoming gigs in the Washington, D.C. area.

Contract Communications Support Services

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History is connecting people everywhere with Earth’s unfolding story.