Feb 11, 2008

Kennedy Center Internships and Fellowships

The Kennedy Center provides an outstanding opportunity for both practicing arts administrators and students to study at the United States' national arts center. The Center's Fellowship and Internship Programs are specifically designed to advance the careers of the next generation of leaders in the world of arts management.

Fellowship Program

9 months (September - May)
Arts professionals with 3-5 years experience
$20,000 annual stipend, plus health insurance
Ideal candidates will possess an eagerness to learn, maturity, confidence, the ability to work independently as well as in diverse groups, and demonstrate an aptitude for management, organizational and communication skills. Fellows are recruited from across theUnited States and around the world. Previous international participants have come from Australia, China, the Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, France, Great Britain, Lithuania, Mexico, Pakistan, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, and the United Kingdom.

Internship Program

3-4 months (fall, winter/spring, summer)
College juniors to recent (within two years) graduates
$225 weekly stipend
Internships provide ambitious, disciplined and creative individuals with the instruction and experience needed to be successful in today's complex performing arts environment.

We could use your help in identifying good candidates for these programs and have attached brochure and application links for each program. We hope you will encourage any well-qualified individuals you may know to apply. For additional information please visithttp://www.kennedy-center.org/education/artsmanagement/ or emailartsmanagement@kennedy-center.org

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