Advancement Intern

One intern will be accepted for the fall, spring, and summer semesters of each school year.



Applicants should be in their junior or senior year of college or pursuing a graduate degree. Interns must be available to work a minimum of 12 hours per week during the academic year and 20 hours per week in the summer. All paperwork for the college must be handled by each intern.


Essential intern functions:

The purpose of this internship is to provide students with hands-on experience in donor development and fundraising for an art museum. This internship will offer the student an opportunity to do professional-level work under supervision in areas such as: drafting donor contribution acknowledgement letters and donor reports, corporate giving research and reporting, Altru database management and reporting, and grant research, reporting, and editing.


Interested applicants should send the following to the Intern Supervisor:

  • Full contact information including phone number, email, and address
  • A cover letter expressing areas of interest and career goals
  • A résumé including a list of non-profit related courses taken
  • Submissions may be mailed, faxed, or emailed


Intern Supervisor

Wendy Mayle, Member Relations Officer

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

829 Riverside Avenue Jacksonville, Florida 32204

904.356.6857 phone

904.353.4101 fax