No Longer Empty Fall Internship


Cause Areas


Wed Jul 27, 2016 - Sun Jan 01, 2017


122 West 27th Street, 10th Fl.New York, NY 10001



NLE offers students and recent graduates the opportunity to participate in the organization’s programming of community responsive exhibitions and education programs that revive underutilized properties. Internships provide training in areas such as development, communications, education, administration, and research in fields such as public art, urban studies and social histories. Applicants must have exceptional verbal, written and oral communication skills, a proactive work ethic and a desire to work collaboratively with NLE team members and community partners. NLE is committed to providing a meaningful, hands-on internships. At NLE, we endeavor to tailor internships to each participant’s distinct interests.

Internship Programs Include:

-Development & Communications

-Education & Public Engagement

-Curatorial Research & Programming

NLE Internship Requirements:

Demonstrated interest in contemporary art and community programming. Flexible scheduling with the option to work weekends and evenings. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously. Willing to work collaboratively and independently. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Google applications, basic editing and design programs. Previous arts-related experience is preferred but not required. Applicants should hold a BA or higher in a relevant field of study (Art History, Visual Arts, Urban Planning, Education). All backgrounds are welcomed to apply. Bilingual language skills or fluency is a plus for working with diverse communities.


Unpaid position. Minimum commitment of 3 months (2-3 days per week). Intern alumni receive: written referrals and school credit (if applicable).

Application Deadline:

Application submissions are welcomed on a year round basis. Interns are accepted as positions arise. To be considered for traditional fall, spring or summer internship sessions, we strongly encourage applicants to apply before September 1, January 1 and May 1.


Include a resume, brief cover letter, writing sample and 1-3 professional/ educational references.


  • Project Management
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Critical Thinking
  • Multi-Tasking

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 days per week

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