Internship Application 2020
Forklift Danceworks, a dance-driven nonprofit that activates communities through a collaborative creative process, is looking for Spring 2020 interns! Forklift interns play an integral role in the day-to-day administrative operations of our small and dynamic arts non-profit.
Forklift has limited paid positions available and will work with candidates to secure funding from their school or other sources. Interns can expect to work 10 - 20 hours per week. For more information about the internship, visit
or email Assistant Choreographer Gretchen LaMotte at
This application has three sections — we recommend that you draft and save your responses in a separate document before filling them out in the Google Form.
Forklift Danceworks is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Spanish speakers are particularly encouraged to apply. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, familial status, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, age, or veteran status.
What term are you applying for?
Why do you want to work for Forklift Danceworks?
Please describe your experience with artmaking, community organizing, collaborative performance, and/or any other experience you believe is relevant. What makes you a good fit for Forklift?
What do you hope to learn or accomplish by the end of your internship? Where would you like to focus your work (i.e. Development, Non-Profit Operations, Artistic Support, Production, etc.)? Please note that Forklift has an out-of-town production in October, so Fall 2019 internships will focus primarily on Development, Office Admin, and Operations.
Tell us about your work style. What conditions support you to do your best work? Consider: working alone or with a group, under pressure or with lots of time, with specific instructions or more self-direction, etc.
What questions do you have about Forklift Danceworks and the work we do?
What is your superpower?
Please provide two references and list the following information below: (1) Name, (2) Connection to you, (3) Phone number.
I have emailed a copy of my resume to Assistant Choreographer Gretchen LaMotte at
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