Studio Institute

Marketing and PR Intern

MIT List Visual Arts Center -- Marketing and PR Intern

Please see instructions on how to apply at the bottom of this page.

The Intern will work closely with Public Relations, the Marketing Coordinator, the Campus and Public Program Coordinator, and Curators to develop, implement, and support a wide variety of communication strategies publicizing the List's exhibitions, related community programs, and exhibition-related events. Working with key List Center staff, the Intern will assist in developing a multi-focused marketing campaign for the List Center's Student Loan Art Program Exhibition and Lottery. 

Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in art museums, social media, graphic design, and communications. Experience with Photoshop and a knowledge of InDesign and Adobe Creative Suite software is required. 

Projects include:
- Designing posters, announcements cards, brochures, and signage
- Organize and assist in managing archive of exhibition and program related images for press and websites
- Assist with creating media kits, compiling press clippings, proofing and copyediting press releases, research ideas for social media
- Update website and create PowerPoint presentations as needed

This position pays $12/hr, 28 hours a week for 9 weeks. In addition, you will receive a $580 stipend for completing the Arts Intern component of the program. Visit the Program Details page for more information.  


BEFORE APPLYING, VERIFY YOU:
1) Will be enrolled as a full time undergraduate student as of the Fall 2018 semester. You must be a rising Junior or Senior.
2)
Attend college in Boston, or live within the boundary established by Route 128 (also known as the 95 loop). 
3) Have an Expected Family Contribution of less than $5000. This number is on your FAFSA form, to see what it looks like -- click here. 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

1) To apply to a position, please click here and fill out the eligibility application form. Note: you must make note of which position you're applying to in the application. 
2) Once your eligibility application is reviewed and approved, Studio Institute will send you an email confirming your eligibility for the program. 
3) You will forward this confirmation email, along with your CV, cover letter, transcript, and recommendations to the email at the bottom of each position description with the subject "Arts Intern 2018 Approved Application"

Once you've received confirmation of eligibility, email your application to Mark Linga at mlinga@mit.edu.