Employment Opportunities

As the state’s official arts grant making and service agency, the Mississippi Arts Commission is made up of a team of creative, dedicated arts professionals. From time to time, we seek talented individuals to help us drive and support arts activity in Mississippi.

Currently, we are seeking proposals from individuals who are interested in freelance contractor work to provide administrative assistance for MAC’s Whole Schools program. For more information about this position, including how to apply, please see the job description below.

Whole Schools Program Contractual Administrator

Internship Opportunities

The Mississippi Arts Commission regularly provides internships for students and individuals interested in gaining experience in arts administration, grantmaking, or other opportunities offered by MAC. Interns engage with the operations of the state arts commission by working closely with a member of program staff in day-to-day operations and/or special event planning. This internship covers a broad range of responsibilities and opportunities, but programs and events will be assigned according to the intern’s skills and interests. The duration of internships may vary based on individual need or, if applicable, university program requirements. Applicants should submit a copy of their resume and the Internship Application Form to Kristen Brandt at kbrandt@arts.ms.gov.