Intern at the SMA
Gain valuable job experience in a dynamic and beautiful setting! Internships are offered on a rotating basis by academic semester and open to professionally directed students and graduates.
Internship Sessions: Spring/Summer [May - Aug] | Fall [Sep - Dec] | Winter [Jan - Apr)
A sampling of potential Intern responsibilities:CuratorialEducationCommunications• Curate & hang exhibitions• Assist with tour development• Create & manage Social Media• Research artists & artwork• Develop, maintain & evaluate
programming• Assist with marketing & publicity
for exhibitions & programming• Create didactic materials• Write curriculum• Design promotional materials• Assist with collection inventory• Curate education exhibitions• Photograph/videograph events• Maintain online collection gallery• Assist with event management• Assist with event management• Assist with event management
• Write press releases
Internships offer great exposure to a wide variety of practical experiences in non-profit museum work, and are performed on a voluntary basis. Academic credit is available.
Internship applicants must be able to commit to at least one semester (12 weeks) of service, preferably longer, and serve a minimum of 6 hours per week in their area of specialty. Prior to the start of internships, all accepted interns will be required to attend a general orientation meeting and obtain a background check.
Applicants should submit the following materials to Jweiss@springville.org:
1. Intern application.
2. Cover Letter.
4. Contact information for 3professional/academic references.
5. 1-2 page writing sample and/or design portfolio (if applicable).
6. All potential volunteers must also obtain a background check through the Springville City Administration Office before resumes will be processed. The City Office is located on the 2nd floor at 110 South Main Street, (801) 489-2700.
Spring/Summer Fall Winter
Application Deadline April 5 August 15 November 21
Intern Orientation April 30 August 27 January 9
Internship Begins May 1 Early September Mid January
Internship Ends End of August Early December Mid April
SMA Intern Application
SMA Intern Flyer