Internship Application

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art Internship Program accepts applications from applicants 18 years or older interested in learning about the many skills and career-tracks that are part of the art museum experience.
Internship applications are due on March 1st.
Applications must be submitted electronically on the deadline date. If the deadline falls on a Sunday or holiday, materials must be submitted on the next business day.
Application material checklist
If you are applying for more than one internship you can submit a cover letter for each internship or a joint cover letter for all internships. Please make sure your cover letter(s) speak to the specifics of each internship.
Letters must be received by the deadline and submitted directly by the recommenders to or The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Internship Program, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst, MA 01002. Be sure to give your letter writers enough time; we recommend asking them at least one month before the application deadline.
Please indicate which summer internship(s) you are applying for:
Please upload your cover letter(s) and resume as one file and submit with this application form. Letters of recommendations must be emailed or mailed seperately by your references by the application deadline. Incomplete applications cannot be accepted.
One file only.
100 MB limit.
Allowed types: txt, rtf, pdf, doc, docx, odt, ppt, pptx, odp, xls, xlsx, ods.
Applicant Information
Applicant Name
Permanent Address
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Education Level (check all that apply)
Is your institution giving you academic credit for this internship?*
* Students who wish to receive academic credit for their internship must make their own arrangements with their college or university.
Most Recent Employment or Internship Information
Most Recent Volunteer History
Please Check if you have proficiency:
By submitting this application, I certify: That this application is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge and that I have not made any attempt to conceal information and that falsification could be cause for dismissal. Further, The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, or its agents may request employment information from my previous employers and persons or corporations who provide information related to my previous employment and will be released from any liability or damage. I also understand that if chosen as an intern for the museum, I am required to abide by all rules and regulations and codes of ethics and ethical guidelines of THe Carle, and must consent to a criminal background check. I realize that if I am selected as an intern, The Carle reserves the right to terminate my internship whenever the need arises. I consent to the release of information about my ability and fitness for this position by current/past employers, schools, law enforcement agencies, and other individuals and organizations to investigators, personnel staffing specialists, and other authorized employees of the museum.