15 Oct 2012
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Applications are now invited for 2013 Getty Graduate Internships, to students of all nationalities who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts.  Training and work experience are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, information management, public programs and grantmaking. All four programs of the J Paul Getty Trust - the J Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute and the Getty Foundation - offer the internships, which are located in the Getty Center in Los Angeles or the Getty Villa in Malibu.

All positions are full-time beginning on 9 September 2013.  Most internships are for eight months, ending 16 May 2014, but conservation internships last for twelve months, ending 5 September 2014.  Grant amounts are $17,400 for eight months and $26,000 for twelve months.  Support for research travel is available for up to $2500.  The grant includes health benefits, but not housing or relocation funds.  

Applicants must be students currently enrolled in a graduate program leading to an advanced degree in a field relevant to the internship they are applying for, or they should have completed a relevant graduate degree on or after 1 January 2010, with postgraduate activities in their field, paid or unpaid, since then.  Details and how to apply are here  The application deadline is 1 December 2012.