Cultural intern scheme In 'Work experience and volunteering opportunities' Work experience and volunteering opportunitiesOpportunities on campusOpportunities with our partners in the West MidlandsOpportunities with our international partners Back to 'Culture and Collections' The Cultural Intern Scheme offers successful applicants a paid six-month work-based placement; each offering real opportunities to gain high quality work experience, undertaking meaningful projects at leading cultural organizations in the West Midlands region. The programme is designed to increase graduates’ knowledge and skills, and for interns to gain an interesting and valuable introduction to the workplace which will enhance their future employment prospects. The structure of the programme includes joint training sessions based at the University at the start and middle of the internship with individual mentoring available throughout. Look back at the trials and triumphs of previous Cultural Interns by visiting the Culture at University of Birmingham blog. See below for more information about the scheme and to learn about the experiences of previous interns. How do I apply? If you are interested in applying for a placement please click here for full details of the internships on offer and application guidelines.