Getty paid Internships Program for International Graduate Students 2020-2021

Getty paid Internships Program for International Graduate Students 2020-2021: Graduate students from all nationalities are hereby invited to apply for the Getty paid Internships Program for International Graduate Students 2020/2021 to be taken in Los Angeles, USA. The internship program aims to train graduate students in their respective fields of study and professions where they will be able to bridge the gap between classroom learning and on-the-job practice thereby gained experience to face future challenges as they may come. A paid internship of about $30000 grant for duration of 12 months is open to students of all backgrounds.

Program Sponsor(s): J. Paul Getty Trust.

Program Location: J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles.

Program Type: full-time Internship programme.

Program Duration: 12months full-time training program

Program Basic Qualification: Graduate students (Masters or PhD).

Slots: Not Stated.

Subject Eligibility: Please see program description within the post.

Country/Candidate Eligibility: Students from all nationalities are eligible to apply (see details on how to process visa for the purpose of the program at the official webpage).


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About The Internship Program (Getty paid Internships Program for International Graduate Students 2020-2021):

The internships program are offered in four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Research Institute, the Getty Museum, the Getty Foundation,  the Getty Conservation Institute, as well as in Getty Publications—to graduate students who intend to pursue careers in the visual arts. Training and work experience placements are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, publications, information management, public programs, and grantmaking.

Eligibility Criteria for the Program:

The Getty paid Internships Program for International Graduate Students 2020-2021 are open to students of all nationalities. Applicants must be:

  • Students currently enrolled in a graduate program (Master of Arts (M.A.), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), graduate conservation certificate, or their equivalents for international applicants) in a field relevant to the internship(s) for which they are applying. Or
  • Individuals who have completed a relevant graduate degree (Master of Arts (M.A.), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), graduate conservation certificate, or their equivalents for international applicants) on or after January 1, 2017, with postgraduate activities in their field, paid or unpaid.


Application Procedures for the Getty paid Internships Program for International Graduate Students 2020/2021 –  How-to-Apply:
Applicants are required to complete and submit the online Graduate Internship application form before deadline. Materials received after the deadline will result in an incomplete application. Hand-delivered applications to the Getty Center cannot be accepted or those sent by e-mail or fax.

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Application Materials
As part of the application, you will need to prepare the following materials:

  1. Personal Statement:Your Personal Statement should consist of no more than 500 words (two double-spaced pages) that explain how your Getty internship selections (choose two in order of preference) fit with your background and career goals. Include the reasons for your choice of specific departments or programs for an internship. Also describe what you hope to achieve from the experience and what you believe you can contribute.
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae:Current resumes are required for all applicants. Please limit resumes to five pages.
  3. Transcript(s)/Academic Records:We require transcripts/academic records for undergraduate degree/s (completed) and graduate degree/s (completed or in progress). Multiple transcripts must be combined into a single PDF before upload. Please be aware that we may request hardcopies of official transcripts/academic records at a later date in the evaluation process.
    -If you graduated from a school outside of the United States, transcripts may be substituted with proof of completed courses and/or copies of diploma(s).
    -If you are currently enrolled in a graduate program, provide proof of current enrollment (for example, your most recent transcript or academic record).
  4. Letters of Recommendation (2):Applicants must request two confidential letters of recommendation submitted directly by their recommenders through the application system. Please note that additional letters will not be considered. Letters must be received no later than 5:00p.m. Pacific Time on November 1, 2019. Typically, the most appropriate recommenders are university faculty members who can address your academic performance. Other recommenders may include past or current employers in relevant fields who are familiar with your skills and abilities.

To request letters of recommendation, provide the name and contact information of your recommenders in the “Letters of Recommendation” section of the online application. The Getty will automatically contact your recommenders via email through the application system. You will be able to monitor your account to confirm that the letters have been submitted.

  1. F-1 visa holders are required to submit copy of their I-20 form and proof that they will have enough OPT or CPT time to finish the Getty internship, if selected.

Visit the Official Webpage for Further Information

Application Deadline: All application must be completed by 5:00p.m. Pacific Time on November 1, 2019

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