The deadline for organizations wishing to apply for the 2020 Arts Internship Grant Program passed on October 23, 2019. Organizations will be notified of the status of their applications by mid-February 2020. Please review the Guidelines page for more information.

How to Apply

Organizational applications for the 2020 Arts Internship Grant Program will continue to be submitted via Fluid Review. Applicant organizations will submit a unique application for each internship position they are requesting. We strongly recommend doing the following before you begin your application:

  1. Make sure that your organization's profile with Fluid Review is set up. 
  2. Review our Arts Internship Grant Program Application Set-Up Guide.

You may also review sample application questions. Do not forget to review the full Program Guidelines before applying.

Applicant organizations must submit applications and support materials electronically. To get started, please visit

This information only applies to organizations applying to host interns. Students interested in applying for the 2020 Arts Internship Program should apply directly to the organizations they are interested in when the full list of positions become available at the end of March 2020.

Application Workshops And Office Hours

The Department of Arts and Culture holds in-person and virtual application workshops, as well as open office hours to assist first time applicants and allow returning applicants to ask questions about guideline changes. First time applications are strongly encouraged to attend an application workshop.

August 2020

Application Deadline

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | 11:59 PM PST


A full list of guidelines for applying to the 2020 Arts Internship Program.

Sample questions for the 2020 Arts Internship Application.

2019 Arts Intern Summit

A user-guide for the 2020 Arts Internship Program application.

Need More Info?

Please contact staff at or call (213)-202-5958.