Internships @ the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

The Art Gallery of NSW is pleased to announce internship opportunities for Semester 1, 2012. Applications for these internships are due by 30 March 2012. A second round of internships will be offered in Semester 2 and in summer 2012/13, pending available projects.


  • Internships are generally available only to currently enrolled tertiary-level students.
  • Priority is given to students enrolled in museum studies, art history, visual arts, art education or arts administration courses, and in particular to those students for whom an internship is a course requirement.
  • Preference is given to students enrolled in educational institutions in New South Wales.

Information for applicants

  • Internships at the Art Gallery of NSW are greatly sought after by many people, which makes the application process highly competitive.
  • Each application will be assessed on its merits.
  • Your application should respond to one of the calls for interns.
  • Please read the description carefully and address the selection criteria in your cover letter.
  • Successful applicants will be subject to an interview to further determine their suitability.
  • Successful applicants may be subject to security clearance and working-with-children checks.

How to apply

1. Download the application form below, print it and complete it. Internship application form (PDF 35.7 KB) 2. Send the following:

  • Completed application form
  • Covering letter, clearly addressing the selection criteria
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Two references with contact details (one or more recent or current lecturers or tutors recommended)
  • Any other documents from your educational institution supporting your case for internship and detailing internship requirements

to: Tertiary programs co-ordinator
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery Road
The Domain Sydney NSW 2000 Applications Close 30 March 2012For more info and a full list of internships available please visit their website.