Canal Convergence Education Consultant

Scottsdale Arts Education & Outreach department is looking for an education consultant to support the research, development, implementation, and evaluation of the following components for Canal Convergence in November 2019:

  • Curriculum-connected, in-school artist residencies and workshops
  • Curriculum-connected, on-site experiences
  • Intergenerational learning experiences including, but not limited to, tours, hands-on workshops, participatory experiences, and lectures

Scottsdale Public Art’s interactive art event Canal Convergence brings cutting-edge contemporary art installations to the Scottsdale Waterfront, between Goldwater Boulevard and Scottsdale Road, to celebrate the theme of water + art + light. This free event offers large-scale and interactive artworks by local, national, and international artists; artist-led activities, workshops, and talks; Artist@Work demonstration area; live music; dance performances; and much more.




Scottsdale Arts offers challenging and comprehensive internships for undergraduates, recent graduates, and graduate students who are interested in gaining experience in the arts and business/arts administration fields. Scottsdale Arts is a 501c(3) non-profit organization that is vested with the responsibility of administering and developing the arts within the City of Scottsdale. Our internships are on a volunteer basis and can be coordinated with staff to aid in receiving academic credit.


How to Apply

  1. Review the list of internships offered. (Note: The following list of openings are indicative of the kinds of internships available; however, internships offered each semester are based upon the organization’s need.) Please clearly state your area of interest in your application.
  2. Please provide:
    1. Resume
    2. Two references (one academic and one professional—contact information only; no letters, please)
    3. Cover letter describing your interest in your preferred internship position.
  3. Complete the online application found here.


FALL Internships (August–December)

Applications Open: mid-May

Application Deadline: August 30

SPRING Internships (January–May)

Applications Open: mid-October

Application Deadline: November 30

SUMMER Internships (June–August/September)

Applications Open: mid-March

Application Deadline: April 30

(NOTE: Late applicants will not be considered.)

Internships Available:

At this time there are no internships available. Please refer to the openings and deadlines for other semesters above.

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