How to Apply

To apply, all internship candidates should submit the following:

  • application form (click link at the end of this section)
  • a cover letter of interest.  Cover letters should indicate which opportunity from the list below the applicant is applying for.
  • a personal statement of no more than 500 words that explains why the applicant is interested in an internship at the Museum, why he/she is applying for a specific internship opportunity, what he/she hopes to achieve from the experience, and what he/she believes he/she can contribute
  • two letters of recommendation
  • copy of transcripts
  • resumé (optional)

Application Deadlines
Fall Semester (September-November) – Applications due: July 1

Spring Semester (February-April) – Applications due: November 1

Summer (May-July) – Applications due: March 1

Please send complete application to:

Birmingham Museum of Art
ATTN. Anne Forschler-Tarrasch
2000 Rev. Abraham Woods, Jr. Blvd.
Birmingham, AL 35203


Internship selection is competitive and is based on personal statement, letters of recommendation, academic standing, and interview (required for finalists in the selection process).  For more information, please contact Anne Forschler-Tarrasch

Current internship opportunities are listed below.