Available Internships:

Nonprofit Fundraising & Communications

Would you like to learn how nonprofits raise money to carry out their missions and do good?  This internship will assist the Polasek Museum’s development director with administrative tasks while providing insight into the inner-workings of a small nonprofit.  Tasks will support fundraising activities such as grants, the museum’s annual fundraising campaign and major gifts program, memberships, sponsorships, and annual fundraising event (Winter Park Paint Out).  There is also an opportunity to assist with museum communications such as social media posts and newsletter content.  This internship is three hours per week with flexibility anytime from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday through Friday.  It is offered in the spring, summer, and fall.

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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