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Convergence® Internships


Interns for CO16

Funded by donations to HGA’s Fiber Trust, Convergence® Interns will assist Leaders in their classrooms, assist with exhibit set-up and tear-down, work behind the scenes on the Fashion Show, and miscellaneous conference duties as needed by the HGA Staff. In return, students receive a complimentary Convergence® Value Package (CVP) and the opportunity to take Sessions for free (Interns are responsible for any Session material fees or supplies). HGA provides lodging at a conference hotel (double occupancy with someone of the same gender) and reimburses travel expenses to and from your home city airport and the conference hotel (airfares/transportation arrangements require prior approval from the HGA Staff). Meals are not provided.





  •      Currently enrolled in an accredited fiber arts program at a university or college
  •      Ability to fulfill the requirements of a class (workshop, studio, seminars) assistant
  •      Attend Convergence® Training Class in Reno prior to the conference (to be scheduled for either the evening of July 4, 2018 or the morning of July 5, 2018)





Application Deadline:  Deadline March 1, 2018
Conference Dates: 2018 (exhibit set-up July 5 & 6, 2018)