Development Internship - Summer 2018

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Development Internship - Summer 2018



Houston Ballet is offering various, exciting internship opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students over the course of summer (starting Tuesday June 5, 2018). These internships are a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in working the fields of art, dance, and non-profit organization. Interns will be able to assist and learn within a specific department and witness the day-to-day activities that make the Houston Ballet a world class ballet company.

NOTE: All internships are unpaid and offer flexible hours to accommodate school or work schedules.

IMPORTANT: On your resume or cover letter, please specify which Summer Internship you are applying for.

DEVELOPMENT INTERN (Development Department)

The Development Intern position provides general office support to the Development Department. Every effort is made to assist the intern in building strong office and fundraising skills.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • An organized and enthusiastic person studying any major related to the internship of the applicants interest
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, acute attention to detail, and the ability to work independently are required


  • Assist in creating a development department operation manual
  • Assist in donor stewardship, including thanking donors for support
  • Support stewardship and special events teams during event seasons
  • Organization and filing of digital and hard copy documents, as needed
  • General office assistance, upon request
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