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Art at Work

Art at Work 2016

Art at Work is a career program in which juniors and seniors are hired and paid as professional young artists! The program consists of two components: career development workshops in communications and money management and an internship at an arts related organization or business in Chicago. This program is by application only; the deadline is Sunday, May 8, 2016. If you have any questions, please email artatwork@marwen.org or call 312.374.2907.

Important Information about Art at Work
Application Procees +

+ Read the internship field descriptions, then review the application.

+ Complete and submit your application by Sunday, May 8.

+ Select students will be invited for an interview, to take place between May 16-25.

+ Students will be notified of a hiring decision by June 3.

Student Eligibility +

+ Students completing grades 11 and 12 are eligible to apply.

+ Priority will be given to graduating seniors and students who have successfully completed Marwen courses.

+ Student must have a social security number or tax identification number.

Additional Information +

+ Internships: Students will be placed in a five-week long internship at an arts-related organization or business that matches the student’s interests, strengths, and creative skills with the needs and interests of the internship site.

+ Career Workshops: All students also participate in career development workshops in money management and communications. All workshops take place at Marwen.

+ Art at Work is a paid Marwen job! Students are paid hourly, minimum wage for their internship and workshop attendance.

+ Schedule: Students must commit to all days/times of the program if hired: July 5 – August 4 (five weeks); Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 10am-5pm.

Grades 11-12

July 5 - August 4

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