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Summer 2022 Internships

Apply to our 6  week paid internship opportunity. Youth are introduced to various topics and art mediums to help create a project of their choice. All students will present completed project at the end of the internship in a community-wide art gallery exhibition. Requirements for applicants are below:

- Must be between 13-20 years old

- Must be a resident from Compton or a surrounding city

- Must be able to commit to full program 

Applications Coming Soon!


Participate in our Fall & Spring internships

Join our year-round program between 16-20 years old and learn more about history and art while building lasting relationships, meeting artists, visiting museums and participating in galleries! Students in our cohort program will receive mentorship from Compton community members and artists. Students participating in the cohort program also receive priority in the Summer Internships offered every Summer. 

- Must be a resident from Compton or a surrounding city



Apply NOW!

Compton Alumni Network

Are you from the city of Compton and would like to give back? Join our Compton network and learn more about opportunities to volunteer and mentor high school students! 


Make sure to visit our Events page to see our next upcoming community workshops led by Color Compton staff and students. Each workshops touches on topics or history, art, community, and identity.

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