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Posted: 12/07/2015

Employer
Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach

The Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach is a private, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to the preservation of the historic, architectural, and cultural heritage of Palm Beach, Florida. Through advocacy initiatives, educational programs, architectural resources, and cultural events, the Foundationís goal is to encourage the community to learn about and save the historic buildings that truly make Palm Beach special.


Position
Anthony K. Baker Internship
Type
Internship Opportunity
Location
Palm Beach, FL
Uni
Details
$1000 stipend
 

The Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach is proud to offer a six-week summer internship program for undergraduate and graduate students of architectural design and historic preservation. The internship program is named in honor of the late Anthony K. Baker, a dedicated advocate of historic preservation, history and architecture throughout the United States.

The Anthony K. Baker Internship Program incorporates a multi-faceted approach to providing experiences related to the field of historic preservation.† Interning students will be exposed to challenging, professional opportunities while working in the offices of leading architectural, interior, and landscape design firms.† They will assist preservation planners in both the Town of Palm Beach and the City of West Palm Beach with documentation of historic properties and participate in current urban planning and design projects.† Interns will attend architectural and preservation commission meetings with the Foundations President and learn more about the inner workings of the organization. The program will culminate in the completion of annual project addressing a pertinent town preservation issue.† A detailed schedule will be assigned at the start of the program.†

Housing will be provided at a landmarked Addison Mizner-designed apartment building located in historic Phipps Plaza, the locale for architects and designers of past and present. The fully-equipped apartment is centrally located and within walking distance of the Foundations headquarters.† A $1000 stipend is included with the internship.

OPen until
03/11/2016

How to apply
Applications are available online at: http://www.palmbeachpreservation.org. Applicants may interview in person or via Skype, depending on location and availability. Questions about the internship can be directed to: Amanda Skier, Director of Education, at (561) 832-0731 x 104 or askier@palmbeachpreservation.org.
Amanda Skier
Phone: 561-832-0731 x104
ADDRESS
311 Peruvian Avenue
Palm Beach, FL 33480
Uni

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