Interns are an essential component of the work of The Bridge, and we take our internship program seriously in order to maximize its potential for reciprocal benefits.  We rely on interns to help us provide excellent programs and services to the community on a very modest organizational budget.  In exchange, we provide interns with valuable learning and service opportunities, resume-building arts administration work experience, and a direct connection to the arts and artists in our community.

Bridge interns must commit to working a minimum of:

  • 10 hours/week of project or office work
  • 1 weekend or evening event per month
  • Attending weekly staff meeting (2 hours or less per week)

Programming Intern

Assist with events and program production at The Bridge PAI.  In particular, the Programming Intern schedules, coordinates, and supports those events associated with the Arts Incubator and Public Artists (spring and fall).  This position includes some graphic design work, event management, organization, and flexibility.

Communications Intern

Help maintain a voice for The Bridge PAI across social media platforms, newsletter, and any other media outlets.  The Communications Intern will also ensure the website is up-to-date with relevant program information. Some experience with graphic design, WordPress, and social media necessary for this position.

Development Intern

Manage donor database and donor communication.  Assist staff with planning fundraising events, particularly Revel (spring event). Research grants to support Bridge PAI programming and help staff write and edit grant applications.

Media Intern

Experience with photography and videography is a must. This is the perfect opportunity to learn how to put your video and photo editing knowledge into practice telling the story of the organization.

To talk to us about becoming an intern at The Bridge PAI, please send a resume to