Internships


UMOCA Internship Program

UMOCA’s Internships are a great way to gain professional experience working for a non-profit art museum. All of our internships are department centered; offering a unique look on how each facet contributes to the operations of a contemporary art museum. Interns have the opportunity to work one-on-one with department heads to carry out specific projects, and general daily needs. Supplementary learning experiences are also achieved through assisting with public programs including exhibition openings, film screenings, art talks, and community outreach.  For more detailed information on the internships UMOCA offers, see the links to the right.

Internships are based on semester schedules (depending on the accrediting institution’s requirements)

  • Spring Semester: Early/Mid January – Mid/Late April
  • Summer Semester: Early/Mid May – Mid/Late August
  • Fall Semester: Early/Mid September – Mid/Late December

How to Apply

To apply for an internship please complete the Internship Application including resume, letter of interest, professional references, and letter of recommendation. Additional materials may be needed and varies for each internship.

Send completed applications via email, fax, or mail to:
Samantha Bontempo, Museum Experience Manager
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
20 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT  84101
Phone: 801-328-4201   Fax: 801-322-4323
Sam.bontempo@utahmoca.org

Application Deadlines

Due dates for Applications (application deadlines may be extended if positions are unfilled by the 30th of the month):

  • Spring Semester: December 15
  • Summer Semester: March 15
  • Fall Semester: July 15
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