2020 Internship Application
Welcome, we’re so glad you’re here and look forward to learning about you!

Applications must be submitted online. In lieu of a fee, our free application requires a GMail account. Please sign into a pre-existing account or make one before applying.

This application requires written responses and work samples. Work samples are submitted either as website URL &/or PDF. Guidelines for each are listed in the ‘Work Samples’' sections of the application.

Applications are only saved after you submit. Once you submit, applications remain editable via a link sent in the email confirmation. You will be able to review and edit written responses until August 12, 2019 at 11:59 EST.

Email address *
Biographical Information
Full Name *
ex. 'Last, First' | If necessary please indicate phonetic spelling in parentheses ex. Nguyen, Ngoc (nuhWEN, nahk )
Phone Number *
ex. xxx-xxx-xxxx
Mailing Address *
ex. 606 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27406
Current Homebase *
ex. City, State/Province/Territory
Education or Work
In school, just graduated, or working? Where?
Self-Identify
Elsewhere aims to serve a culturally diverse and pluralistic group of interns. Your responses to the following questions will ensure that we are reaching a wide range of individuals.

Answering most of these questions is voluntary, but we hope that you will choose to fill it out. Any answer you give will be kept private and there will be no impact on your application.

Age *
Pronouns
ex. they/them/theirs, she/her/hers
Gender(s)
Ethnicity/Race(s)
Access Needs
ex. lactation room, wheelchair lift or elevator, housing for a caregiver, light sleeper
Logistics
How did you hear about Elsewhere? *
List all that apply.
Required
Have you applied for opportunities with us before?
School Credit? *
Required
Internship type *
All internships must begin at the start date indicated with each session (see below), regardless of internship type.
2020 Sessions *
Choose all desired sessions.
Required
Position
Each session an intern is paired with a department; Operations, House, Programs, or Communications. The Manager of that department serves as a guide and mentor for the duration. Internship projects are based on needs of the week, upcoming events, programs, and the individual’s needs. Interns list up to 3 positions by order of preference below. ABOVEGROUND RAILROAD applicants, please select "Programs" for all 3 positions.

Please see full department descriptions on the website (goelsewhere.org/internships).

1st Choice Position *
Required
2nd Choice Position *
Required
3rd Choice Position *
Required
Written Responses
1000 character limit.
Introduce Yourself *
Tell us about your creative interests/studies.
Learning Goals *
What are your personal learning goals and reasons you wish to work with Elsewhere now?
ABOVEGROUND RAILROAD Question
Required question if applying for the ABOVEGROUND RAILROAD Scholarship— only available to those who meet the requirements:

***To be eligible for this Scholarship taking place June 12 to July 10, 2020, applicants must be black, female high school students from the Triad, who are committed to pursuing an administrative career within Arts. Applicants must be willing to commit to the full 4-week session.

For more information please see: goelsewhere.org/the-aboveground-railroad-scholarship

What would be the significance of this scholarship to your emerging career?
Skill Assessment
Please assess your skills in the following areas

1 = Poor (having no experience)
5 = Outstanding (extremely experienced)

Budgets + Accounting (quickbooks, etc.) *
Poor
Outstanding
Grants *
Poor
Outstanding
Management tools (kindful, slack, google drive, cal, docs etc.) *
Poor
Outstanding
Data Entry *
Poor
Outstanding
Payment Processing (Square, etc.) *
Poor
Outstanding
Fundraising *
Poor
Outstanding
Organization *
Poor
Outstanding
Copy + Content Editing *
Poor
Outstanding
Research *
Poor
Outstanding
Cooking *
Poor
Outstanding
Gardening *
Poor
Outstanding
Carpentry [power tools + construction] *
Poor
Outstanding
Installing Exhibitions *
Poor
Outstanding
Lighting Design *
Poor
Outstanding
Window Display / Merchandising *
Poor
Outstanding
Sign Painting *
Poor
Outstanding
Set Design *
Poor
Outstanding
Screenprinting *
Poor
Outstanding
Machine Sewing *
Poor
Outstanding
Event Production / Coordination *
Poor
Outstanding
Leading Tours *
Poor
Outstanding
Greeting / Orienting Visitors *
Poor
Outstanding
Community Engagment *
Poor
Outstanding
Journalistic Writing *
Poor
Outstanding
Creative / Critical Writing *
Poor
Outstanding
Promotion / Marketing *
Web Coding (wordpress, squarespace, etc) *
Poor
Outstanding
Graphic Design *
Poor
Outstanding
FinalCut Pro / Adobe Premiere *
Poor
Outstanding
Adobe Lightroom Classic *
Poor
Outstanding
Adobe InDesign *
Poor
Outstanding
Adobe Photoshop *
Poor
Outstanding
Abode Illustrator *
Poor
Outstanding
Abode Flash *
Poor
Outstanding
Social Media *
Poor
Outstanding
DSLR Photography *
Poor
Outstanding
Videography *
Poor
Outstanding
Video Editing *
Poor
Outstanding
Archiving [digital and/or physical] *
Poor
Outstanding
Interviewing [on-camera or audio] *
Poor
Outstanding
If you marked 3 or higher on these skills, please elaborate
1000 character limit.
Work Samples
Applications require samples of work experience, submitted either as website URL &/or PDF. PDF Guidelines are listed in the 'PDF ' uploader section of the application.
Website *
Provide URL(s) in 'other'. In addition to your general website URL, please provide 3 additional directive URLs to projects/pages within your site you would like us to specifically review.
PDF Guidelines
SIZE: 10 MB maximum

TITLE: ‘Last, First Name (in application) | Internship 2020’

WORK SAMPLES: Include a CV/Resume and the names + phone numbers + email addresses of 3 personal or professional references; please note, we do not want letters of reference. OPTIONAL- if interested please include one of the following submission types:

***IMAGES ONLY: 3 still images. Each JPEG (max. 1200 pixels on long edge) should include a caption of 400 characters or less.

***TIME-BASED MEDIA ONLY: 5 minutes audio/video total. Each URL to specific work (Vimeo, YouTube, Soundcloud, etc.) should include a caption of 400 characters or less, providing context and time parameters.

***TEXT ONLY: 3 pages. Each text piece (poetry, prose, script) should include a contextual summary of 400 characters or less.

***COMBINATION: Applicants with a mix of images, time-based media, and/or text, should use best judgment (ie. 2 images, 3 minutes of audio/video, 1 page of text). Each work should include a caption of 400 characters or less.

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