Approximate Date of Posting: January 3, 2018
Eligibility; must be enrolled in a graduate program at the time of
application, or have received a graduate degree no earlier than December 2017
Location: Sarasota, Florida
Time Frame: June 4-August 9, 2018
Compensation: $11.50 hourly
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Florida, will be offering paid internships for ten weeks from June 4 – August 9, 2018. The Ringling is the State Art Museum of Florida and a part of Florida State University. It consists of art and circus museums, as well as a historic mansion and theater, all on a 66-acre site overlooking Sarasota Bay.
Summer internships combine practical, hands-on experience working on a project for a specific department with exposure to all aspects of The Ringling’s operation
Description: Participate in the activities of the department; work on digitization projects; catalogue, edit, and enter data in The Museum System (TMS) collections management database; assist with reference requests and other duties as required.
Education Requirements: Graduate studies in history, cultural studies, or related field with an interest in archives or history museums.
Qualifications: Knowledge of digital photography preferred.
Internship Application: https://www.ringling.org/sites/default/files/basic_page_download/Summer%20Internship%20Application%202018%20%28Final2%29.pdf
- 1. Letter of Interest (stating your interest in and qualifications for the internship to which you are applying)
- Résumé or Curriculum Vitae
- Academic Transcript (most recent, official or unofficial)
- Two Letters of Recommendation (one of which must be from a current or recent professor)
Note: Each letter must be e-mailed directly from your recommender or mailed in a sealed envelope with your recommender’s signature across the flap. All materials must be received by
Deadline: February 15, 2018 Applications can be mailed or e-mailed (as a .pdf) to
Contact Information: Debi Schalch The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art 5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243 email@example.com