Each semester, paid professional internships are available to students enrolled in the Media Arts and Technology Program at New Mexico Highlands University. Interns are paid a living wage of $15.00 per hour and are given mentorship and guidance throughout their internship experience.

Institutions hosting past interns include: the Bradbury Science Museum at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Museum of International Folk Art, City of Las Vegas Museum, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, National Hispanic Cultural Center, New Mexico Arts, New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science, New Mexico History Museum/Palace of the Governors, Office of Archaeological Studies,  Santa Fe Institute, and SITE Santa Fe and many more!

If you’re a current student and would like to learn more about our internship program, please fill out the form below or contact Lauren Addario directly at

Internship Questionnaire
The Cultural Technology Internship Program is a comprehensive paid internship program for students enrolled in Media Arts &Technology and Software Systems Design at New Mexico Highlands University. Students who are selected for an internship get a stipend and experience in some of New Mexico's most prestigious museums and cultural organizations. The program will run from June 1 - July 31 and you will be required to register for my Cultural Technology Mentorship class over the summer. If you're interested, please fill out the following questionnaire to help us find a position for you!
First, Last
Hours per week you're available to do an internship
Please list your skills (ie video, audio, graphic design, photography, etc. )
What equipment do you know how to use?
What is your area of emphasis in Media Arts? If you're a graduate student, please describe your research interests.
Where would you like to do your internship? Las Vegas, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, or somewhere else in NM?
Graduate Student, Undergraduate, Graduated?
When do/did you graduate?
Tell me a little bit about yourself! Why do you want an internship?
Contact information/best way to reach you.