McGraw Fellowship Toward Diversity in the Field of Art Therapy

Art Therapist Fellowship 2022-2023                  

Art Therapy Studio, located in Cleveland, OH, is looking for a diverse dynamic individual who is interested in learning from and working with established art therapists in a variety of clinical settings. This year-long fellowship is designed to increase diversity in the field of art therapy by offering early career support and training to attract and retain individuals from underrepresented and marginalized groups.  


  • Provide art therapy to assigned sites and groups at the discretion of the Clinical Director 

  • Engage in a rigorous learning plan with job shadowing of seasoned art therapists 

  • Work on various administrative tasks in an office setting 


  • 32 hours/week  

  • $600 weekly stipend  

  • Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, and Paid Time Off  

  • Eligible to be hired as a permanent Full-Time Art Therapist with Art Therapy Studio after one year fellowship.  

  •  Supervision provided to secure post-graduation credentials 


To be eligible for this Fellowship position the applicant needs to be within one to two years of graduation of a master’s level AATA (American Art Therapy Association) approved accredited art therapy program.  


  • Applicants who come from underrepresented populations in the field of art therapy, including LGBTQ+, BIPOC, individuals with disabilities, and cis-gender males 

  • Applicants who are able to receive a recommendation letter from a past employer, professor, or internship supervisor 

  • Applicants who have satisfactorily completed an internship with Art Therapy Studio  


To apply submit the following required documents to: 

  • Resume 

  • At least 2 references 

  • A letter outlining your professional goals as an art therapist  


  • Email subject line- “McGraw Fellowship_Your First Name Your Last Name.” 

  • Attach and label each above document as a pdf according to the following example 

“Resume Your First Name Your Last Name”  

*Application documents should be sent as a separate pdf* 

Deadline to Apply is May 16th, with Interviews beginning June. Position to be filled no later than June 15th.