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:

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

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.

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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.

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.

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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.

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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!

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: