This webpage serves as a resource for C&IS students to search for internships in communication and media. The job postings are intended for all undergraduate majors and are for internships located in the state, region and internationally. No representations are made about the job postings included on this site. Advertisement of these job postings should not be interpreted as an endorsement or otherwise encouragement for students to apply for positions. Students bear the burden of researching all employers, and terms of employment, before responding to the job postings.

Under the direction of HSWA board, the intern will be responsible for maintaining consistency between social media accounts; promoting and publicizing the animals as well as HSWA’s events and endeavors; and managing all daily social media activity.

This unpaid internship has opportunities for the summer and the fall.

Required skills:

  • Strategic communications planning
  • Strong writer
  • Social Media experience, such as being familiar and able to use all of the following accounts: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat
  • Preferred: a proficiency in graphic design and the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Preferred: photography skills

To apply, please complete this application and email to Dr. Suzanne Horsley.

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Zeekee Interactive is seeking an intern to be a digital marketing assistant.

The Digital Marketing Assistant is responsible for assisting in the day-to-day activities of client digital marketing operations. This paid internship ($12-15/hour) requires 30 hours/week for Summer 2017.


  • Assist Digital Marketing and Account Services teams with gathering information and executing setup tasks for digital marketing accounts
  • Assist with the generation and analysis of monthly digital reports
  • Assist the team in identifying new potential opportunities for clients
  • Campaign and account auditing
  • Troubleshoot client issues
  • Communicate and collaborate with team and management on goals, project development, timelines, and results
  • Keep pace with SEO, paid search, search engines, social media and digital marketing industry trends and developments

Skills Required:

  • Enthusiasm for search and digital marketing
  • Outstanding ability to think creatively, and to identify and resolve problems
  • Attention to detail and the ability to effectively multi-task in a deadline driven atmosphere
  • Ability to clearly and effectively articulate thoughts and points
  • Ability to learn new industries and new business types quickly and can apply this knowledge to digital marketing initiatives and achieving client goals
  • High level of integrity, autonomy, and self-motivation
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, project management and time management skills
  • 1+ years’ experience or internship experience preferred
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Experience working with popular platforms (AdWords, Facebook Advertising) a plus

To apply, click here.


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Small Talk Social is looking for an intern for the Summer semester!

If you’re a Business / Marketing / Communications (or related field) student interested
in learning more about social media marketing, content creation and small business
ownership, they want you to join them for approx. 12-15 hours a week.

The following skills are required for this position:

  • Social Media + Online Community Management
  • Content Curation + Creation
  • Graphic Design
  • Influencer Research + Relations
  • Copywriting / Editing
  • Photography + Video / Editing
  • Gathering Inspiration / Storyboarding / Coordinating Shoots

This unpaid internship takes place in Birmingham, Alabama and begins this summer. Interested applicants should email a resume to

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Student interns for NASA will collaborate on sophisticated communications campaigns as they create web features, press releases, newsletter articles, social media posts, digital content, video news releases and contribute to press conferences, media visits and interviews. Students will track and analyze the effectiveness of communications tactics. Interns will participate in media and outreach events. Interns will contribute to social media content and posts, media relations stories and postings as well as employee communications, informational and promotional materials and event communications plans and products.

Interns would work part-time while in school and most interns have the potential to be hired as a full-time government employee. Only the first 75 students on list will be considered. Any applications received up until 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time the day the limit is reached will be considered.

This internship, located in Huntsville, Alabama, begins in September 2017.

To apply for this internship, click here.

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City Internships provides immersive experiential education programs for college students and recent graduates.

Their Global Explorer Program centers around an internship placement
with a leading company, accompanied by a comprehensive series classes, workshops and networking events optimized to enhance a student’s commercial awareness and employability.
More than 65% of CI alumni go on to accept permanent graduate positions with their host company. Their annual Student Outcomes survey shows that CI alumni gain employment 3 times more quickly and earn 30% than their peers immediately after college.

The program may be attended by undergraduate students (including seniors). And students may choose a program in one of 12 cities globally, with an internship in one of 9 career fields.

Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. For Summer 2017, places remain on our following programs only: London, New York, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Miami and San Francisco.

To learn more about City Internships, visit their site here. To apply, click here.

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Bama Dining is seeking interns with an interest in marketing and sales.

Internship dates: April 4th-28th.

Points of interest:

  • Work on campus
  • Flexible hours
  • Free food
  • Paid internship ($10 per hour)

Submit a resume through Crimson Careers via this link.

Application deadline: March 22nd, 2017

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GRM is seeking interns for their office in Atlanta, Georgia starting in mid-May and extending to mid-August.

Applicants should have passion for the advertising profession, be a skilled communicator, a skilled writer, flexible and team oriented. Juniors, seniors and recent graduates are encouraged to apply for this paid internship.

Outline of duties: The intern will spend 25-35 hours a week getting a view of full-scope marketing duties and interaction through participation in internal and client meetings; work on real projects within current client base; assist team in developing specific recommendations, projects or analyses in support of client or agency programs; deep dive into social media use for marketing.

To apply, submit the following items to

  • a resume
  • an example of your best writing
  • an answer this question: What is one thing you are a zealot for, and why?

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Neato is seeking Bud Light and Budweiser Ambassadors across the US. As a Brand Ambassador, you’ll be responsible for promoting AB products to consumers at popular bars and restaurants in your market.

Candidates must be of legal drinking age and currently enrolled full-time, undergraduate students.

What We Offer:

  • Earn up to $180 each week with the opportunity of earning additional performance bonuses
  • Exposure into business operations within the Anheuser-Busch Inbev (ABI) organization
  • Ongoing coaching from the Neato and local Anheuser-Busch teams including a national in-person training to kickoff the program
  • First-hand experience representing a global brand, potentially launching your career with Anheuser-Busch

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work an average of 12 hours per week, with 10 hours spent promoting AB product at popular bars in your market
  • Collaborate with co-Ambassador to ensure program performance
  • Build and maintain relationships with local bar staff
  • Distribute a set quantity of product each week by holding activations when bars and restaurants have a large attendance of the target audience (predominantly nights and weekends)
  • Autonomously develop weekly product distribution plan, acquiring approvals from your local AB team, Neato and bar staff as necessary
  • Report on each activation in a timely manner through mobile program reporting applications
  • Understand overall program goals, tracking your performance to identify gaps and adjust distribution strategy as needed
  • Maintain consistent communication with Neato, local retailers and the Anheuser-Busch team


  • Must be of legal drinking age at the time of interview
  • Ability to work nights and weekends from February-mid May
  • Passion for Bud Light, Budweiser and the Anheuser-Busch family of brands
  • Friendly, outgoing personality with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong knowledge of your local culture and community
  • Ability to thrive in an autonomous environment

Click here to apply.

The American Heart Association in Alabama is currently looking for media communications, marketing, social media communications, and graphic design interns. Communication Studies majors are encouraged to apply for this opportunity.

Graphic Design Intern – American Heart Association

Locations available: Birmingham, Tuscaloosa and Montgomery.

     About Us: The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

About the Position: As a graphic arts student, you know the power behind dynamic visual design. Here’s your opportunity to take your creative talent to the next level: the American Heart Association, the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke, is looking for a graphic design intern to start immediately. You’ll interpret our brand strategy and mission—to build healthier lives free of cardiovascular disease and stroke—in terms of design and advertising.

You will work closely with the communications department to create materials for both on- and offline promotions. AHA values our interns for their strong design sensibility and promotes their professional development during the term. There is a minimum commitment of 3 months, but a full semester of work is preferred.

Learn to meet daily, weekly, and long-term deadlines in a fast-paced environment:

  • Create graphics and design layouts for print ads, flyers, email newsletters, blog, and social media.
  • Collaborate with the communications department and support campaigns with design solutions.
  • Learn how to apply design theory to marketing campaigns and advance techniques.


  • Prior experience creating graphics and a solid grasp of design concepts.
  • Comfort working in Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
  • Already having design software available to you is preferred.
  • Enthusiasm for the design process and attentiveness to different project goals.

To apply, please contact Danielle Deavours at or (205)510-1504.

To learn more, visit


About the Internship:

The NSGA is offering a three week internship that puts you in the local sports marketing field. Intern assignments will include: photojournalism, creative journalism, and social media. This opportunity will provide a unique chance to gain daily-deadline marketing and communications experience with a nationally known large-scale sporting event. All 19 medal events will need coverage in the form of text, video and photography. A stipend for this internship will be provided.

Start date: May 29

End date: June 19

About the National Senior Games: 

The National Senior Games are held every two years in different major cities across the United States. Cities such as St. Louis, Baton Rouge, and Columbus have played host to The Games, and it is an honor for Birmingham to be selected to host in 2017. This is a fantastic opportunity to showcase its culinary scene, craft breweries, and southern hospitality! The Games include 19 sporting events performed across 14 venues city-wide. Participants range ages 50 and up, and are encouraged to compete not only in the spirit of healthy competition, but to promote active aging for seniors. Athletes range from newcomers, to enthusiasts, to former Olympians.  In order to effectively run The Games, we will need over 3,000 volunteers over the two week period.

To apply, send an email with examples of your work portfolio, resume and contact information to For more information about Knight Eady, visit

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UA Career Center - The UA Career Center partners with students as they explore possibilities, develop skills and connect with opportunities. Log on to Crimson Careers to review additional internships and full-time employment opportunities.

Industry Immersion - Consider an Industry Immersion trip to visit a city of interest and network with industry professionals over three days and four nights.

If you are seeking course credit for your internships, please contact the Internship Coordinator for your major to make these arrangements prior to the term in which your internship will begin: