Career Opportunities

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Graphic Design Internship with the South University Art Fair

March 14, 2017 • Internship, Part Time

Ann Arbor’s South University Art Fair  is seeking an energetic, responsible, creative Graphic Design intern to help out for summer 2017.

We will be offering an approximately 12-week paid internship program this summer for current undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates. This is a unique opportunity to get an inside look at what it takes to plan the country’s largest and most recognized art fair.

-      1-2 years design experience with a proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
-      Strong knowledge of Microsoft Suite, with particular emphasis on Excel
-    Experience with Dropbox, Wordpress, and Mailchimp
-      Strong organizational skills and the ability to work independently
-    Creative ability to assist with designing tee shirts, posters and mailings.
-    Minimal office duties are required.

This internship involves working directly with our graphic design company, vendors as well as working during the fair with artists, and volunteers. The ideal candidate will have an outgoing personality, ability to work well with others and work well under pressure.

Please send a resume to Maggie Ladd at

Hours per week: 20
Days required: Monday-Friday;
Art Fair: Wednesday July 19th (set-up day) - Sunday July 23rd. These days are Mandatory.
Expected Compensation:  To be discussed and based on hours worked.
Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Staff Positions available at Fernwood Cove Summer Camp

March 10, 2017 • Internship, Part Time

A highly dedicated and motivated staff is key to providing Fernwood Cove campers and CITs with a positive and memorable camp experience.  The role of a Fernwood Cove counselor is multifaceted, with each counselor working as a part of a bunk family, while also instructing daily activities.  Fernwood Cove counselors facilitate all aspects of the Fernwood Cove camp program, including evening activities, weekly Trip Days, and our special events.

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Student Art Coordinator at Palmer Commons

March 8, 2017 • Internship, Part Time

Palmer Commons is seeking a Student Art Coordinator:

10 - 12 hours/week
Preferably a second or third year art student
Maintain and diversify Palmer Commons’ existing artwork collection
Act as Palmer Commons liaison to build relationships within the UM art community, including students, departments, faculty, as well as Ann Arbor community resources in order to build and rotate Palmer Commons’ student art collection

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Three Opportunities with Sweet Heather Anne

March 6, 2017 • Full Time, Internship, Part Time

Sweet Heather Anne is a custom cake boutique in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Our desserts are hand-crafted with local ingredients and an artistic eye. We specialize in sculptural event cakes, unique buttercream cakes, and small bites to accompany them.

We currently have the following openings:

Baking and Decorating Assistant

Baking Internship

Decorating and Delivery Internship

Health Communication and Graphic Design Internship

February 28, 2017 • Internship, Part Time

Washtenaw County Public Health is seeking a paid intern to help with program implementation, communication, marketing, and graphic design. The intern will work closely with our Health Educators and Communications Specialist to promote and implement various healthy eating initiatives. These include, but are not limited to: Senior Project/Market FRESH, Washtenaw Markets, Ypsilanti Mobile Farm Stand, and Building Healthy Communities.

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Stamps Students Wanted!  Michigan Telefund

February 20, 2017 • Part Time

At Telefund, Michigan students call on our university alumni, parents, and friends to financially support one of the great universities in the world. We succeed because of our positive team environment, the strong professional development of our full time and student staff, and the continual pursuit of excellence that characterizes the University of Michigan.

We have provided students with part-time fundraising jobs and an introduction to philanthropy since 1992!

Click here to apply!

Animation Scholarship

January 19, 2017 • Fellowships

WIA founding member Phyllis Craig was known throughout the animation industry for her commitment to young people interested in learning the art and techniques of animation. Women in Animation has created this scholarship in her name to support students who demonstrate artistic talent and have a passion for animation. Every year, WIA awards a $1000 scholarship to one deserving animation student.

Click here to apply

Logo Design

August 8, 2016 • Freelance: Design

Entrepreneur seeks logo designer.  The main focus is the font and striking the right classic/antique/luxury feel for the logo. The logo will also involve drawing leaves that resemble natural growth.  Contact Evan with work you have done on logos or font styles, and he will share sample images and designs.

Deadline: Sunday, August 21
Compensation: $30/hr

Exhibition Opportunities

July 25, 2016 • Call For Art, Call for Design, Freelance: Art and Design

Are you looking for a venue on campus to show your work?  The Center for Campus Involvement (CCI) wants to help!

You can apply for an exhibition in the Michigan Union by going to the website and filling out the application at least one month prior to the opening.

In addition to the Michigan Union, the CCI also provides an opportunity to exhibit your work at Pierpont Commons and the Michigan League.

Don’t wait!  Apply to get your work up now!

Multicultural Undergraduate Internships Getty Foundation

April 18, 2016 • Internship

Please note these opportunities are for LA residents only and the application cycle is yearly (deadline in February).  However, the Getty also funds other creative opportunities which can be found here:

Exhibition Opportunities

March 9, 2016 • Call For Art

Did you know that the Center for Campus Involvement has exhibition opportunities for students?

Well, they do!  Click here for a list of the exhibition spaces

Want to apply for an exhibition of your very own? Click here!

Who knows?  Your IP show might look good smack in the middle of campus…