Summer Teen Apprentice Program

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We are no longer accepting applications for the 2014 Summer Teen Apprentice Program. All teen participants have been selected for the programPlease contact gclass@newmuseum.org or 212.219.1222 x231 with questions or if you would like to be notified about future opportunities. 

The New Museum Teen Apprentice Program offers students aged 16-19 work experience and exposure to contemporary art and ideas through on the job training, career-development workshops and talks, field trips to arts institutions, and group projects. Program participants will rotate jobs throughout the museum and have the opportunity to work closely with mentors in several departments.

The program will run for six weeks, Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. beginning Tuesday July 8 and ending Friday August 15.

Selected participants will be paid a stipend for their participation.

How to Apply:

  • Provide a resume that includes contact information, work and volunteer experience, education history, and date of birth
  • Download the application and respond to the  prompts
  • Have a teacher, counselor, or supervisor fill out the recommendation form and e-mail or mail it directly to the address below 
  • Send completed application by e-mail or post to the address below by Friday June 13

Educator, High School Programs
New Museum
235 Bowery
New York, NY 10002
Email: gclass@newmuseum.org

Summer Teen Apprentice Program

The New Museum Teen Apprentice Program offers students aged 16-19 work experience and exposure to contemporary art and ideas through on the job training, career-development workshops and talks, field trips to relevant arts institutions, and group projects.