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The 2018 Bloomberg Arts Internship

June 25 - August 10, 2018

The Bloomberg Arts Internship, a program of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, places 50 rising seniors with an interest in arts and culture in summer internships at Philadelphia’s leading cultural institutions, Mondays through Wednesdays for six weeks. Internship worksites accept 1-2 interns, depending on staff size, and receive a stipend of $750 per intern at the conclusion of the internship. The policy of Bloomberg Philanthropies is to place two interns at each worksite.*

The Cultural Alliance is now accepting applications for new and returning worksites. Interested organizations should have a mission focused in Philadelphia’s arts and culture sector, and have the capacity to manage 1-2 interns three days a week from July 1 - August 8.


Early June:                  Worksite orientation

June 25-29:                 Student orientation

July 1-August 10:        Internship

Additional requirements:

  • Attend pre-internship orientation for worksites (date TBD in June) and complete 3 brief program evaluations
  • Attend a final program event on Friday, August 10 in order to receive a stipend per intern.


To apply to be a worksite for the 2018 Bloomberg Arts Internship, fill out this application by Friday, March 16:


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