Career Opportunities

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DSIP Summer Internship

October 19, 2017 • Internship

Next Summer: Earn Money, Get Credits. Kick-start your Career.

Thinking about what you will do with your summer? Want to be PAID and get course credit while gaining valuable professional development skills? The award-winning Development Summer Internship Program (D-SIP) provides you with a 12-week engaging summer work experience in fundraising and philanthropy, as well as academic coursework and valuable professional development experiences along with a cohort of other interns.

This internship is for all majors and will provide interns with transferable skills for any career field they choose.

The three elements of D-SIP:
*PAID Work: Work on one of the U-M campuses or in a local community nonprofit on an impactful project. Each intern has their own summer project. Check out what our past interns worked on here.
*Course Work: Each Friday you can expand your knowledge on how fundraising changes the world, all while earning up to three credits.
*Professional Development: Develop and refine your professional skills through reflection, resume and interview preparation, a consulting challenge, networking exposure, and intercultural dialogues.

Through D-SIP you will see firsthand how fundraising makes a difference at U-M, and learn how, as a development professional, you can help shape the world of tomorrow.

Apply Now! The application deadline is Sunday, January 7, 2018

We will be holding two information sessions:

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 7pm-8pm—Michigan Union, Parker Room
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 7:30pm-8:30pm—Michigan League, Hussey Room

To learn more and apply, please visit:

Freelance Animator

October 16, 2017 • Freelance: Art, Freelance: Art and Design, Freelance: Design

Youth Arts Alliance is seeking an artist who can animate an audio file. This project focuses on the impact of the arts and arts practice on youth who have experienced complex trauma, specifically youth in the juvenile justice system. The animation may be 2-4 minutes in length. This project has a tight deadline of November 10th.

Please submit your resume and a link to your portfolio/reel to by October 20, 2017

A one-time stipend is available for this project.

Part Time Designer for Constructive Eating

October 12, 2017 • Part Time

As a growing business, Constructive Eating, is looking for a jack-of-all-trades, multi-talented, addition to the crew that is motivated to take on multiple roles and tasks.

This individual will have high responsibility for creating and managing dynamic representations of our brand across social media platforms, print advertising, point-of-sale marketing, packaging design, and online sales platforms. This position will grow and adapt with the successful applicant.

Click here for full details and to apply

UX Designer for APT

October 11, 2017 • Full Time

APT is seeking a highly creative, energetic UX designer with a passion for creating intuitive and enjoyable front-end experiences for our flagship enterprise web application.

As a User Experience Designer, you’ll partner with Product Management and UX to develop the next generation of our software’s user experience. You’ll be taking huge amounts of data and analytic workflows and creating an intuitive experience for our users. Your interfaces and interactions will be critical components which help our users make multimillion dollar decisions with confidence.

This position offers the opportunity to help drive APT’s UX and to kick off a successful career in web application design.

Click here for full details and to apply

Internships in Japan

October 10, 2017 • Internship

THE JAPAN INTERNSHIP INITIATIVE is an annual engaged learning initiative that connects Michigan undergraduates with internships at Japanese for-profits and NPOs in both Japan and the U.S. 

Click here for full details

Funding may be available to qualified applicants

Video Production Associate with Olmsted Center (National Park Service)

October 2, 2017 • Full Time, Internship, Part Time

In collaboration with the National Council for Preservation Education, the Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation is seeking a Video Production Associate to assist with creating videos that communicate the history and significance of national park cultural landscapes based on completed cultural landscape reports.

The Cultural Landscape Video Production Associate will work with Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation staff to translate key content from completed cultural landscape reports to short videos. Through this project, the team will design, produce, edit, and distribute videos about cultural landscapes and cultural landscape stewardship for the education and inspiration of park visitors and staff.

Click here for full details

Wanted: 1 Photographer and 1 Videographer

September 28, 2017 • Freelance: Art and Design

Date: December 9th, 2017

Time: Saturday 7pm - 10pm

Location: Kerrytown Concert House

Project: The George Shirley Vocal Competition presents an annual fundraising performance in December called Holiday Heritage Concert. The concert features performances by guest artists, both local and traveling, and the prizewinners from the latest season of the George Shirley Competition.

We will need video of the entire event as well as photos which capture the familial aesthetic of our audience, performers, venue, and staff. These forms of media will be displayed on our website, social media, and Youtube Channel.

Rate of Pay: $35/hr (depending on level of experience) up to 10 hours total for the project.

Submissions: A portfolio via PDF or a link to a portfolio is required to be considered. Send all submissions to And in the subject line, write Attn: 2017 Holiday Heritage Concert—Photographer (or Videographer)

Deadline: Submit work by Friday, October 27 to be considered for the job.

Creative Marketing Internship

September 26, 2017 • Internship, Part Time

CreateMyTee is a web-based custom apparel company located in Ann Arbor, MI.  We’ve cultivated a client base all across the United States and Canada.  The work we do ranges from bar crawls and bachelorette parties to marathons and Fortune 500 companies.

Our vision is to become one of the premier screen printers in the nation.  We’ve grown a lot over the last decade, but we have a lot of growing left to do with makes for a fun, fast paced, and exciting work environment.

The CreateMyTee Creative Marketing Internship is a part-time position based out of our Ann Arbor offices.  The position will require a commitment of 10-15 hours per week and allows for a flexible schedule to fit alongside your current responsibilities.

Click here for full details

Hungarian Arts Club Scholarship

September 25, 2017 • Fellowships

The Hungarian Arts Club, founded in 1958, supports the Fine Arts by awarding a scholarship each year.

To qualify, a candidate must be of Hungarian descent, enrolled in a Fine Arts college levelprogram, complete an application, and submit samples of their work in an appropriate format. Course work in dance, music, painting,
sculpture, drama, theater, or photography will be considered for the scholarship.

Scholarships of up to $2000.00 are available.

Click here for application

$23,000 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant

September 25, 2017 • Fellowships

The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant is one of the most prestigious grants available for Artists to provide financial grants to art students and to artists in the early or developmental stage of their career that is funded by the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation. In order to apply, the applicant must be at least 18 years of age at the time of submitting their application. The Foundation provides financial assistance to artists who work in a representational style of painting, drawing, sculpting or printmaking, are in the early or developmental stage of their career, and demonstrate a commitment to making art a lifetime career.

Click here for more info and to apply

Call for Art: Body & Soul

September 25, 2017 • Call For Art

Exhibition: Body & Soul
Is nature spiritual or is it purely physical? Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum is seeking art inspired by that theme and how you see nature through that lens. Work can be in a variety of media including textiles, photography, sculpture, painting, and others. The artwork will accompany our fall-winter couture-inspired display “Sacred Plants.”

Click here to apply for space to show your work in our gallery.
You may submit up to three pieces.
Application deadline: October 20, 2017.

Fellowship at Shoestring Press

September 19, 2017 • Fellowships

The Douglas Sell Fellowship at Shoestring Press is open to artists in all disciplines.

During this one-month fellowship, the participating artist will enjoy full membership at Shoestring Press and work in collaboration with the Master Printer to produce a body of work which uses printmaking as an integral facet of the artist’s project. Projects may range from the production of a traditional print edition to performance, film, social practice, or other manner of work, but should emphasize using the unique capabilities and resources of our printshop, studio, gallery/performance space, and artistic community.

Click here for full details

Internships with Detroit Public TV

June 7, 2017 • Internship

As a Production Intern at Detroit Public Television, you can get practical and realistic experience as a production assistant.  Interns assist the producers & studio directors in all phases of a project: pre-production,production, and post-production.

Click here for full details and for info on other internship opportunities at Detroit Public Television

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!

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!