The Downtown Springfield Association is a non-profit 501c6 community development organization that draws thousands of patrons to its iconic and family-friendly events each year. These events are key to attracting new businesses and residents for Downtown’s continued revitalization.

DSA seeks qualified applicants for its Event Design Intern position. The successful candidate will demonstrate competency in and passion for the following areas:

  • Top-notch organizational skills
  • Community events
  • Adobe Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, etc.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Spearhead design and branding for the following major community events in Downtown Springfield:

  • Cider Days (September 2018)
  • New events supporting the mission of DSA as approved by the DSA Board

Time Commitment:
Early June through August, 2018
10-15 hours per week (about 250 hours in total)

This is an unpaid internship that will help you make invaluable connections in the local community—helping you land a top notch job post graduation. In addition, academic credit and flexible work locations can be arranged.

Interested applicants should submit their resumes by sending their information to Lillian Stone at or by mailing it to Downtown Springfield Association, 134 Park Central Square, Suite 120, Springfield, MO 65806.