Internships with the Lehigh Valley Arts Council

Experience professionalism in the nonprofit arts world

The Lehigh Valley Arts Council has many internship opportunities for college students to gain experience in marketing, data analysis, grant development, and more – all to support the Arts in our region! We are always accepting applications from promising and dedicated students, with an appreciation for the arts and an interest in serving the community.

two ways to Apply for an Internship:
  • Download the Printable Internship Application Form and mail to: Lehigh Valley Arts Council, 840 Hamilton Street, Suite 201, Allentown, PA 18101. Please include a cover letter and copy of your resume.

Printable Internship Application

  • Use the Online Internship Application form, complete all fields and submit. Your information will be sent to our Operations Manager, who will review your application. You will receive a response by email or phone within two weeks.

Online Internship Application

Open Call for interns

Grant Administration Intern (Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts)

Lehigh Valley Arts Council 840 Hamilton Street Suite 201 Allentown, PA 18101

Contact Name
Zach Kleemeyer, Community Engagement Coordinator Email


The Lehigh Valley Arts Council (LVAC) is offering an unpaid, part-time internship for our Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA) grant administration program, run in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA).

Responsibilities would include:

  • Assist with grant information workshops
  • Research strong local arts contributors as possible grant review panelists
  • Assist in preparation for grant review panel meetings
  • Configure A/V needs for grant application sample work submittals
  • Assist in publicizing workshops and events, including advertisement materials
  • Write and send press releases to major newspaper and TV/Radio stations
  • Assemble press kits and compiling information for grants management program
  • Conduct file audits for grant applications
  • Participate in event planning for the annual grants awards ceremony
  • Enter data from grant applications to PCA database; continue online database management
  • File organization/maintenance

Area of Focus:
Art, Music, Community Building and Renewal, Foundations, Fundraising, and Philanthropy, Clerical

Writing, editing, public relations knowledge, organizational skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office, ability to think creatively and multitask, and an interest in the Lehigh Valley arts community.

Arts Education & Administration Internship

Organization Website
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25 West Third Street Bethlehem, PA 18105

Contact Name
Adam Lattimore Email


The Banana Factory Arts Center at ArtsQuest seeks a dynamic intern to assist the visual arts department in the development and delivery of visual arts and education programs and events. Dates and times of the internship are flexible.