Career Opportunities

Japan Society Internship Program

Japan Society is sponsoring a summer 2021 internship program starting in June 2021 for college and graduate students as well as recent graduates. The program offers part-time internships that provide a wide range of opportunities for participants to learn about non-profit administration in a cultural institution, obtain job market skills and experience, and gain an appreciation of Japanese arts and culture, as well as business and policy. While the internships are unpaid, Japan Society values its interns and provides the following benefits:

  • Free admission for intern and a guest to New York City’s museums, zoos and gardens
  • Free or reduced-priced admission to Japan Society’s programs and events
  • Tuition discount for Japanese-language classes at Japan Society’s Language Center
  • In-service training workshops for interns

Please click on an internship title to learn more. Be sure to follow the application instructions listed on each intern description.

Development Operations

Development Research

Education & Family


Human Resources

Database Intern

Language Center (Japanese-Speaking)

Language Center

Performing Arts

Talks+ (Japanese-Speaking)


Please note that the summer internship program will be from June 1st to August 5th 2021 and all the internships will be conducted remotely. The gallery and the Talks+ internships are in immediate need and these internships can be extended into summer 2021.

Updated March 26, 2021.

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