An internship at the New Orleans Museum of Art is an opportunity for students and emerging professionals to gain valuable experience in the museum field through immersive, project-based placements within the museum’s various departments. 


Program Update

The Internship Program at NOMA is undergoing a transformation! At this time, we are able to offer select partnership-based internships beginning in the Summer 2022 semester. Please review available opportunities below, or take a look at opportunities for employment at NOMA.

Standard internship placements are on hold as staff evaluate and rebuild the program’s structure and offerings in response to the events of the COVID-19 pandemic. The anticipated re-launch of the Internship Program will take place in 2023. NOMA is unable to accept requests to serve as a host institution for external internships or fellowships at this time. Please continue to check this page for updates on the status of the internship program.

If you have further questions, please contact a representative of the Learning and Engagement Department at


American Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) Internship, Summer 2022

Description: The New Orleans Museum of Art is honored to have been selected by the American Association of Art Museum Directors to host a paid, 12-week internship during the summer of 2022. This full-time internship provides an opportunity for an undergraduate student from underrepresented backgrounds to explore the richness and range of possibilities within the museum profession, as well as provide the extraordinary opportunity of participating in two professional conferences.

Please click here to read the full description and submit your application materials.