Goodrich Internship in Birmingham Museum of Art

Deadline: 1 August 2016
Open to: undergraduates or graduate students in art, art history, museum studies or related fields
Remunerationmonthly stipend of USD 1,000


Birmingham Museum of Art is pleased to offer The Goodrich Internship to begin in September 2016. The Goodrich Internship is made possible by the Mike and Gillian Goodrich Foundation.

The Intern will rotate between the four major departments within the Museum; Curatorial, Education, Registration, and Development and will work closely with staff throughout the Museum. He/she will be given considerable responsibility during his/her tenure, allowing him/her the opportunity to gain an in-depth perspective on museum work, from programming to exhibitions and beyond.


The Goodrich Internship provides undergraduates or graduate students in art, art history, museum studies or related fields the chance to explore the possibilities of a museum career.


Internship is a year-long, part-time position. The Intern will receive a monthly stipend of USD 1,000.

How to apply?

All internship candidates should submit the following:

  • Application form;
  • A brief letter of interest;
  • A personal statement of no more than 500 words that explains why the applicant is interested in an internship at the Museum, why he/she is applying for a specific internship opportunity, what he/she hopes to achieve from the experience, and what he/she believes he/she can contribute;
  • Two letters of recommendation;
  • Copy of recent transcripts;
  • Resume (optional).

Application materials that are not attached to the application form should be sent to:

Anne Forschler-Tarrasch
Birmingham Museum of Art
2000 Rev. Abraham Woods, Jr. Blvd.
Birmingham, AL, 35203-2278

For more information please visit the official webpage.

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