Internships

HGA's Convergence® Internship Program provides qualified assistants for Convergence® Conference Leaders, while giving students enrolled in Fiber Arts programs the chance to assist internationally known instructors and to participate in the Convergence® experience.

HGA_Logo_Long_med (1)

Convergence® Internships are available to students registered in accredited academic fiber arts programs. With contributions from HGA’s Fiber Trust, HGA covers all travel and lodging expenses for the Interns. Interns will assist Leaders in their classrooms, assist with exhibit set-up and tear-down, work behind the scenes on the Fashion Show, and perform miscellaneous conference duties as needed by the HGA staff. In return, students receive a complimentary CVP and the opportunity to take Sessions for free (Interns are responsible for any Session material fees or supplies).

Application Process

The Convergence® Internship is funded by HGA's Fiber Trust giving program.
Student Qualifications:

  • Enrolled in an accredited academic fiber arts program during the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Ability to fulfill the requirements of a class (workshop, studio, seminars) assistant.
  • Attendance at a Training Class time, TBA, at the Convergence® conference location.

Deadline to Apply:  February 15, 2020

CO18_DR_Open Portfolio_-27 small

Funding

Internships are funded by HGA's Fiber Trust. You can support this program by making a donation.

For more information about Internships call (678) 730-0010 or email Programs@WeaveSpinDye.org.