Who We Are / Jobs

Work with us

Thanks for your interest in being part of the Artist Trust community! We have many ways for you to participate with us, as a staff member, intern or volunteer. Read on for current openings:

We are currently seeking applicants for the following positions. These positions will remain open until they have been filled.

Paid positions

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  1. Grants to Artists Program Intern
  2. Artist Support Program Intern
  3. Artist Engagement Intern

Volunteer opportunities

Artist Trust regularly has volunteer opportunities available. There are many benefits to volunteering: gain valuable insight to grant panel processes; learn how we collect/distribute information; get experience in events planning; etc. Below is a list of volunteer opportunities and descriptions. Please let us know if you'd like to lend a hand!

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  1. Seeking Volunteers Year-Round
Grants to Artists Program Intern

Position Description:
The Grants to Artists Program Intern serves an important support role for Artist Trust’s programming team in providing career training and grantmaking programs for artists in the state of Washington. The Program Intern will manage intake of grant applications and assist with grant selection panels, reporting to the Program Director and Program Coordinator to maintain the integrity of grantmaking programs, and ensure database accuracy. This position runs July-December.

Compensation:
The Grants to Artists Program Intern will receive a $1,000 stipend after successful completion of a six-month internship (unless contracted through a university as a work-study student).

Application Deadline:
Preference given to applications received by 5/22/2017. Learn more and apply.

Time Commitment : 12-20 hours/week

Artist Support Program Intern

Position Description:
The Artist Support Program Intern reports to the Artist Support Program Coordinator to streamline business practice workshops, webinars, data entry, and sustain online resources and ongoing research projects. The Artist Support Program Intern also periodically works with the rest of the program team to provide support with the organization’s eight grant programs and overall mission. This internship is recommended for candidates looking for experience in an office environment and learning administrative skills at an arts non-profit. This position runs July-December.

Compensation:
The Artist Engagement Intern will receive a $1,000 stipend after successful completion of a six-month internship (unless contracted through a university as a work-study student).

Application Deadline:
Preference given to applications received by 5/22/2017. Learn more and apply.

Time Commitment : 12-20 hours/week

Artist Engagement Intern

Position Description:
The Artist Engagement Intern serves an important support role for Artist Trust’s programming team in providing career training and grantmaking support for artists in Washington State. The Artist Engagement Intern will assist the Programs team with direct promotion around programming, researching and engaging different communities of artists, and delivering support during events as necessary. This is a good opportunity for emerging arts administrators looking to explore the arts service sector while building professional connections across Washington State. This is a good opportunity for emerging arts administrators looking to explore the arts service sector while building professional connections across Washington State. This position runs July-December.

Compensation:
The Artist Engagement Intern will receive a $1,000 stipend after successful completion of a six-month internship (unless contracted through a university as a work-study student).

Application Deadline:
Preference given to applications received by 5/22/2017. Learn more and apply.

Time Commitment : 12-20 hours/week

Seeking Volunteers Year-Round

Volunteering is a great way to support Washington artists and Artist Trust! There are opportunities to volunteer all year; the Annual Benefit Art Auction in February is the event that requires the most volunteers, before, during and after.

Please email info(at)artisttrust.org to help us match you with volunteer opportunities, or fill out
this form.

As a thank you, when you volunteer for three hours or more, you receive an annual membership to Artist Trust, as well as our extreme gratitude and a fun atmosphere!

Time Commitment : Varies