Graduate Internships at the Getty Conservation Institute

Any one who has ever looked into going into Art Conservation has heard of the Getty Conservation Institute (GCI). I know that when I was trying to figure out my research project(s) for my Master’s, I read tons of papers that came out of GCI and looked at 2-3 of their books that Coach had on hand! So yes this is a A-M-A-Z-I-N-G place to work/learn/ to do anything at! So I stumbled upon this opportunity via American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works on Facebook!


Here are the facts —

Graduate internships support full-time positions for students or recent graduates who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts. The GCI offers twelve-month residences in the Education, Field Projects, and Science departments. Graduate internships are open to applicants of all nationalities who are either currently enrolled in a graduate program leading to an advanced degree in a field relevant to the internship(s) for which they are applying or who have recently completed a relevant graduate degree.

How to apply —

  • Deadline: December 2, 2013
  • Part 1: Online Application. Complete and submit the online portion of your application below (this step includes uploading a Personal Statement and Supplemental Applicant Information form) by 5:00 p.m. PST, December 2, 2013. Materials received after this date will result in an incomplete application. Application materials cannot be returned.
  • Part 2: Academic records via mail. Transcripts must be received in the Foundation office on or before December 3, 2012. Both undergraduate and graduate
Mail Part 2 materials to:
Attn: Graduate Internship Program
The Getty Foundation
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 800
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1685

  • Part 3: Recommendation letters via e-mail. Applicants must have two confidential letters of recommendation forwarded by their recommenders via e-mail to



Here is the Website with the info on all of the opportunities, go here. And also the website for the specific internship that i mentioned can be found here.


Hope this helps —



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