IVRT is proud to announce that application to
IVRT's Summer 2017 Internship
is now OPEN and interviews are now being conducted on a rolling basis.
Deadline to apply: Monday, May 8 at 5:00pm
Scroll down for a description of the 2017 Internship and how to apply.
IVRT continues its summer internship program by announcing one 2017 paid internship made possible through funding by the LA County Board of Supervisors via the LA County Arts Commission.
This internship is sponsored by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission. 132 undergraduate interns will participate in the program this year at 119 performing, presenting, and literary nonprofit arts organizations and municipal arts agencies throughout LA County. In addition to their full-time 10 week paid internship, interns will participate in educational events as part of the program, which is funded by the Getty Foundation. The educational events are designed to provide interns with a broader perspective of the vibrant arts and cultural landscape of the County. For additional information on the Los Angeles County Arts Commission, the Arts Internship Program, and for a complete list of all the internships offered this summer, visit the Arts Commission website at www.lacountyarts.org.
Please read the eligibility requirements carefully. Internship positions are open to currently enrolled undergraduate (2- or 4-year) college students who reside or attend college in Los Angeles County. Students must have completed at least one semester of college by June 1, 2017, or will complete their undergraduate degree between May 1 - September 1, 2017 in order to participate. Students must be able to legally work in the United States.
Students who have already earned a BA, BS or a higher degree are not eligible. Students who have previously participated in the Los Angeles County Arts Internship Program are not eligible to participate a second time. The Arts Commission encourages eligible students from all ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds, as well as disabled students, to apply. Students invited to participate in the program will be asked to provide verification of eligibility via college transcripts, driver’s license, and other documents to show enrollment status and/or LA County residence. There are no exceptions to our eligibility requirements. Read more about eligibility requirements here.
Applications are currently being accepted online on a rolling basis. Deadline for applying: May 8 at 5:00pm. Candidate will be announced by May 27.
DESCRIPTION OF 2017 PAID SUMMER INTERNSHIP FOR FUND DEVELOPMENT
The Inland Valley Repertory Theatre (IVRT) summer FUND DEVELOPMENT internship provides the opportunity to gain a comprehensive overview of, keen insight into, and hands-on experience in a wide range of administrative tasks and artistic decisions. The intern will gain an understanding of the essential steps that go into planning, funding, and executing a non-profit company theater season. Our intern will work closely with the company executive director and key board members on fundraising and fund development initiatives, and closely observe and participate in preparations for IVRT's upcoming production season.
IVRT summer intern candidates should have excellent writing, communications, and interpersonal skills, as well as some familiarity with database management and a general understanding of how to conduct research. Basic proficiency with Microsoft Excel preferred. Proficiency in social media is a plus. Graphic design and desktop publishing skills also valued though not required.
For a more in-depth description of IVRT's paid Fund Development Internship, please click here.
Other internships (credit/non-paid) are also available for high school and college students:
Camp IVRT Teaching Assistants
Public Relations Intern
Event Planning Intern