There are many ways to get career experience in the Visual Arts field. Browse internships!

NC Museum of Art – Raleigh

The Museum requires applicants to Junior or Senior.

Visual Art Exchange – Raleigh

Applications for Spring and Summer internships will be posted in November.

Arts Together – Raleigh

Listings for Summer Arts Interns will be posted in?

Justice Theater Project – Raleigh

Justice Theater Project offers internships in the following areas: performance/ theater design, media, marketing and community engagement.

Art Space – Raleigh

Art Space Summer Arts Program Internship – Deadline March 30

Marbles Kids Museum – Raleigh

Interns facilitate art programs for museum visitors.

City of Raleigh Parks & Recreation – Raleigh

Parks & Recreation offers a wide range of jobs from After School Program Counselors to Teen Zone Art Specialist.

Mecklenburg County – Charlotte

Offers a wide range of summer jobs from Recreation Assistants to Library Assistants.

Bechtler Museum – Charlotte*

Blumenthal Performing Arts Center – Charlotte

Offers hands-on work experience in the field of arts administration and performing arts.

Charlotte Art League – Charlotte*

Currently, only volunteer positions are posted. Below is the link to check for both employment and volunteer opportunities.

Mint Museum – Charlotte

The Mint Museum offers a wide range of internships from Digital Media to Collections and Exhibition Design.

McColl Center – Charlotte

Deadline for Summer Internships is April 30, 2022.

International Civil Rights Center & Museum – Greensboro

Offer unpaid internships. For more information contact Volunteer Coordinator Nakia Hoskins or 336.274.9199.

Greenhill Center for NC Arts / Art Quest – Greensboro

The Greenhill offers internships in the following areas – art education, curatorial, administration and marketing.

Center for Visual Arts – Greensboro

Offers internship but does not have any internship opportunities currently posted.

Elsewhere Museum – Greensboro

This innovative art space is hiring Guest Relations Associates for the summer of 2022.

Steven Tanger Center For the Performing Arts – Greensboro

The Steven Tanger Center is currently accepting applications for a Spring 2022 Marketing Intern. The Summer internships are not posted.

North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources – Statewide North Carolina

HBCU/MIHE Summer Internship

This internship offered by the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources is for HBCU students. There are three things that make this internship special.

It is a paid internship

It can be at any NCDNCR institution and these historic sites, museums, and aquariums.

The NC Museum of Art – Raleigh
The NC Museum of History – Raleigh
The NC Museum of Natural Sciences – Raleigh

North Carolina Department of Transportation – Statewide North Carolina

The NCDOT offers a wide variety of internships to students in all fields of study. One of their internship opportunities is specifically for HBCU students.

Boys & Girl Clubs of America – Statewide North Carolina

These Clubs offer internship opportunities throughout the United States. Enter your zip code to find opportunities near you.


Lenovo is on the worlds leading personal technology companies. They hire student interns from all fields of study. The company offers internships in Morrisville, NC and around the world.


The Disney Corporation offers internships throughout the United States.