Summer 2012

Summer 2012 Paid Internship Program

for public high school students


June 18 – July 13, 2012

Monday – Friday, 10AM-3PM


Have you ever thought about a career in the arts? Or maybe you’re just looking for a fun way to earn some money over the summer while doing something that matters. Through these internships at Out of Site, you’ll develop real art skills, learn how you can use the arts to have a positive impact in the community, gain job experience and walk away with some cash in your pocket.

This summer we’re offering internships in four different art mediums. Click on the links below to see a full description and application for each internship:


Photography                        Music & Percussion

Silkscreening                        Website Design/Digital Media


There are twelve slots available in each internship. The program will take place at Out of Site Youth Arts Center at 29 Howth Street in San Francisco; but you will also spend a significant amount of time working off-site meeting professional artists and working in the community.



1. You must be between the ages of 14 and 18 and attend public high school in San Francisco.
2. Ideal candidates are focused, community engaged and artistically inclined. YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL WORKDAYS.
3. All students are eligible to apply, but priority will be given to students who have previously participated in an Out of Site class or internship.


How to Apply:

To apply to this internship, you must submit a written application. Qualified candidates will then we contacted to come in for a group interview. Acceptance to this internship is based both on your written application and your interview. Applications are due to the Out of Site office no later than Friday, April 20, 2012 at 5PM.

Pick up an application at our office at 29 Howth Street or download it here!



As an intern, you will receive a $400 stipend after the completion of the internship as long as you have fulfilled all of the internship requirements, including attending all workdays. If you miss a workday, you will not receive a stipend.