MWC Seeking Illinois High School Summer Intern

logo-bw-ok-PAGEMWC received a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency to hire a high school intern for the summer. Internship is 8-weeks long, starting the second week of June. Student intern must be a resident of Illinois.

Intern will be working on a variety of programs and projects, including the DRC Writers’ Conference, YEW Middle School Camp, and Children’s Literature Festival. Experience with Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, audio/video recording and editing, web design, and graphic design is a plus.  Pay is $12/hr for up to 20 hours/week between June 1st and August 31st.

Interested Illinois students should submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Midwest Writing Center via email to, with the phrase “IL High School Internship” in the subject heading. If you have questions about the internship, call Ryan Collins at 563-324-1410.