Summer Teen Apprentice Program

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The New Museum Teen Apprentice Program offers students ages fourteen to nineteen work experience and exposure to contemporary art and ideas through on-the-job training, career development 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. Through close work with peers and interactive workshops, students will also collaborate meaningfully with the Museum’s artists in residence.

Participants will work a rotating schedule for six weeks, from Wednesday through Sunday, 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., beginning on Wednesday, July 6 and ending on Friday, August 12. Selected participants will be paid a stipend for their participation.

To apply directly through the New Museum: 

  • Provide a résumé 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, May 20. 

Mailing address:
Education, School, and Teen Programs
New Museum
235 Bowery
New York, NY 10002

Email address:
gclass@newmuseum.org 

Summer Teen Apprentice Program

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