Ogilvy Public Relations

Jan 17, 2017

The Internship Program

Ogilvy Public Relations Summer Interns will learn the PR business though an apprenticeship approach, by working directly with teams and being given the same responsibilities as an entry-level, full-time employee. We will select 10-12 candidates to be placed into one of our six (6) practice groups:

  • Brand Marketing(consumer)
  • Corporate(B2B)
  • Media Influence(earned media)
  • Healthcare(pharma and public health)
  • Social@Ogilvy(digital strategy)
  • Research

You will participate in an ongoing“finalproject”with other interns, designed to challenge and supplement your on-the-job learning, while giving you exposure to some of our most prominent leaders.

We offer you:

  • 10-week paidinternship (June to August 2017)
  • Hands-on learning experience
  • Weekly seminars
  • Opportunity to work with the best and brightest
  • Networking with industry thought leaders


  • Accepted majors:
    • Public Relations
    • Journalism
    • Communication
    • Majors with a strong emphasis on writing skills will be considered
    • Advertising and Marketing majors will NOT be considered
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills, with exceptional attention to detail
  • Self-starter, independently motivated
  • Demonstrated leadership skills

How to apply:

Visit careers.ogilvy.com → Campus Programs.

The application is open solely to college juniors. You must be available for the duration of the 10-week internship from early June to mid-August.

The application deadline is January.

Required materials:

  • Resume
  • One (1) professional or academic letter of reference
  • Two (2) writing prompts, available on the application site