Exhibit Design Internship

Do you have an interest in Exhibits, Experiential Graphics, and Visual Storytelling? Discovery World is looking for an Exhibit Graphics Intern! This internship is designed to be a career-based learning experience.  You’ll be helping maintain and refresh various graphics throughout the exhibits. You will also have the opportunity to refresh an assigned exhibit- from ideation, to print production, to installation.  All internships are non-paid.

Position Qualifications & Specifications

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university, pursuing a degree or coursework in the areas of graphic design, illustration, or communication design.
  • All internships are non-paid. Students are encouraged to seek academic credit through their formal education program.
  • Individuals applying for this internship must have strong graphic design and communication skills.
  • Experience and proficiency in Adobe Illustrator Photoshop
  • Knowledge of Mac OS
  • Must be a team player, open to constructive criticism and feedback

Internship Period – Internship dates are flexible, and will be determined following internship offer, to accommodate applicants’ academic schedule.

Application Due Date

  • Fall Internship – August 15th
  • Spring Internship – December 15th
  • Summer Internship – May 31st (Summer 2020 Internship CANCELLED)

Required Commitment

  • 8-12 hours/week
  • Weekday availability required

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter along with 5-7 samples of your work, or link to your portfolio, to volunteer@discoveryworld.org or by mail to: Discovery World / Attn: Volunteer, 500 North Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202

For inquiries, contact Volunteer & Training Manager, Kelly Christman, at kchristman@discoveryworld.org.