Available Internships:

Development/Public Relations

Would you like to learn how to develop your communication skills to make a difference for a worthy cause? Communication is an integral part of nonprofit fundraising, and many nonprofits employ communications professionals that are housed under their development departments. This internship position with the Albin Polasek Museum will assist the Development Director, Lane Epps, with donor communications, research for grant proposals, and other communications like newsletter articles, mail campaigns, and press releases. Interns will also have the opportunity to learn about nonprofit management, how to write persuasively to make your “case for support,” and some tricks of the trade.

Social Media Marketing

We are looking for a Social Media Intern to join our team. The ideal applicant will possess strong knowledge of the digital media landscape, including various social media sites. The successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring and posting social networks, engaging in online forums, participating in online outreach and promotion, optimizing our website and conducting keyword analysis. Those looking to gain valuable online media experience with an established organization are encouraged to apply.

Graphic Design

The Graphic Design Intern is responsible for assisting in the fulfillment of The Polasek Museum & Capen House’s creative and design goals. Special projects could include the design and integration of digital e-Blasts, web graphics, artwork for social media, print media, and any other marketing collateral and projects as assigned. Candidate must possess a creative mind, with prior successes in driving the creative process.


Candidates are expected to complete his or her internship for the length of the term required by the university. The position is unpaid and can be taken for the intention of earning college course credit and an ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP to The Polasek Museum.

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