Programs Internship

Now accepting applications for Summer 2019. Applications are accepted until position is filled. 

Dance/USA's Programs Interns will assist in planning for the 2019 Annual Conference in Cleveland, OH June 12-15. This 3 month internship is located in the Washington, DC office.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with and processing speaker contracts regarding engagement, lodging, fees, and registration;
  • Working collaboratively on cross-departmental tasks such as marketing and promotion of materials, sponsorship for the Annual Conference, and more;
  • Researching and confirming A/V requirements;
  • Creating informational materials for staff and volunteers for the Conference;
  • Collecting and posting bios, images, etc. for all speakers and honorees for web placement;
  • Compiling and uploading Conference details into the Dance/USA mobile app; 
  • Assisting with maintenance of the Conference and registration webpages;
  • Creating event signage; and
  • Other responsibilities as determined by need and intern experience!

Applicants must have demonstrated interest in dance and/or arts administration; must be willing to embrace challenges with limited instruction, but the confidence to ask questions as needed; must be technologically savvy including some experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; must have excellent verbal and written communication; must have the capacity to work under pressure and the ability to manage multiple projects at once.

Apply online here

Email Ashon Mask or call the Dance/USA national office at 202.833.1717.

Travel Stipends and university credit are also available.