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.

Posted: December 5, 2023

Thank you for your interest in the Alabama Grocers Association’s Internship Program. Our remote internship program offers college students the opportunity to represent the grocery industry through legislative initiatives, public relations, event planning, networking opportunities and much more. Weekly hours will vary with a maximum amount of ten hours per week.

Pay rate: $15/hour

This program will enable you to:

  • Cultivate and create social media content calendars for various social media platforms and campaigns
  • Assist in monitoring and developing ways to improve our campaigns and promotional activities
  • Assist with writing or reviewing copy for press and our various marketing needs
  • Assist in event planning and execution for various Alabama Grocers Association & Alabama Grocers Education Foundation events
  • General event support, including (but not limited to) registration
  • Administrative support such as taking minutes during meetings, writing, and reviewing marketing content for our events and our Foundation

The Alabama Grocers Association Internship Program is a remote program with voluntary, in-person event options. If you choose to attend these in-person events, you must provide your own transportation.

  • April 4 – Alabama Grocers Education Foundation Golf Outing, Timberline Golf Club, Calera
  • October 10 – Alabama Grocers Education Foundation Clay Shoot, Selwood Farm, Alpine
  • October 30 – Alabama’s Food Industry Finest Luncheon, The Club, Birmingham


  • Available to work 10 hours a week
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Currently enrolled in college and working toward a degree in Communication, Public Relations or a related field
  • Professional attitude
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Provide your own laptop
  • Provide your own access to either Microsoft Office Applications or Google Applications (Outlook/Gmail, Word/Docs, Excel/Sheets, PowerPoint/Slides, etc.)
  • Provide your own transportation to in-person events

Application timelines:

2024 Spring Internship: January 8 – May 3

  • Applications open: December 1, 2023
  • Applications close: January 1, 2024

2024 Summer Internship: May 6 – August 16

  • Applications open: April 1, 2024
  • Applications close: May 1, 2024

2024 Fall Internship: August 19 – December 20

  • Applications open: July 1, 2024
  • Applications close: August 1, 2024

To apply for the Alabama Grocers Association Internship Program, please submit the following:

Note: All items should be emailed to Tori O’Neal: All tems listed above must be included in the original email in order for your application to be considered. If your application is accepted, we will be in touch regarding an interview.

Posted: December 5, 2023

Social Media Intership for Tiger Rock Martial Arts in Tuscaloosa
Hours: Minimum 5 hours on site each week (more depending if there is an event) and those hours can be any day of the week and doesn’t have to be consistent.  There will be additional editing time from intern’s location of choice (in house, at home, etc.) for the end-result items we will use.
Deadline for application: December 31st, 2023
  • Establish business presence on other platforms.  Youtube, Tiktok, LinkedIn.
  • 3-5 social media ACTIONS ea. day.  Depending on the platform, that number probably HAS to vary.  This can be static posts, stories, or other.
  • Take care of in-house promotions/teasers like the Christmas Sale countdown/new item teasers and like our Fall Districts and the many posts we generate(d) to build excitement in house for this event.
  • Re-purpose reviews (social and google/elsewhere) as well as the many testimonial posts and things that are posted/shared at the end of an event for different, various content to have and use.
  • Be onsite to capture quality videos for engagement posts, 10-15 second highlight reels, ads, etc.
  • Film our training videos and things we put out on our app/Youtube as resources for our students.
  • Capture events on/offsite and use content effectively.

Contact information: Send your resume to Tyler Bailey at

Posted: December 1, 2023

The social media team of the Division of Strategic Communications is looking for a creative and innovative social media intern to assist the team with content creation. This is an exciting opportunity to make an immediate impact and see your content published on social channels that reach thousands of people on a daily basis. 

In this position, the Social Media Intern would be an ambassador for The University of Alabama’s institutional social media accounts and would need to be willing to make occasional on-camera appearances for published content. This intern would assist the social media team with creating content for TikTok and other various platforms. 

Ideal candidates for our Social Media Internship should have in-depth knowledge of social media platforms and demonstrated ability to create content specific to the different platforms. 

Skills and qualifications needed: 

  • • Impeccable oral and communication skills 
  • Understanding of the major social media platforms, including Instagram, TikTok, X and Facebook 
  • • Demonstrated ability to keep up with social trends 
  • • Knowledge of photography and shooting and editing video with a mobile device 

There are two positions available and the positions will remain open until filled. The required commitment is at least 10 hours per week for each of the two interns. The positions are open to undergrad, graduate and work study students. All candidates must be enrolled in a UA degree program. Undergraduates must be enrolled in at least six credit hours during fall and spring, and graduate students must be enrolled in at least 4.5 credit hours during fall and spring. 

Students interested can send the following info to 

  1. Resume 
  2. Any samples you may have of content you created. Please share as much variety as you can – video, photo, GIFs, graphics, TikToks or social posts. 
  3. Class schedule 
  4. Your availability during the work week 

Deadline to apply is December 8 by 5 p.m. 

Posted: November 9, 2023

MC Social is seeking a Social Media Intern!
  • Location: Tuscaloosa, AL (local candidates preferred) Remote Position 
  • Hours: 15-20
  • Duration: Can Start ASAP. Semester-based — can prolong internship. 


  • Content Shoot Assistance:
    • Assist in organizing and participating in monthly content shoots for local clients.
    • Capture behind-the-scenes content for use on MC Social social media platforms.
  • Community Engagement:
    • Engage with clients’ social media followers by responding to comments, and messages, and fostering a sense of community.
    • Monitor and report on social media trends and engagement metrics.
  • Event Attendance:
    • Willingness to attend client events to create real-time social media content and engage with attendees.
    • Provide live event coverage through posts, stories, and updates.
  • Graphic Design:
    • Create on-brand graphics and visual content for specific clients to be used on their social media platforms.
    • Ensure that all graphics align with the client’s branding and messaging.
  • Research and Industry Insights:
    • Research and compile details related to the client’s industries, including current social media trends, topics, and emerging strategies.
    • Provide insights and recommendations for social media content based on industry research.
  • Local Knowledge (Preferred):
    • Being a local resident of Tuscaloosa is a high priority but not a deciding factor.


  • Strong interest in social media, content creation, and public relations.
  • Proficiency in Google Drive, Dropbox, and Canva.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated, and a team player.
  • Familiarity with social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, TikTok)
  • Ability to attend client events and content shoots as needed.
  • High attention to detail and creativity


  • $14-$16 an hour, depending on experience. 

Application Process:

  • Interested candidates should submit their resume and a portfolio of relevant work to the following email: with a subject line of: MC Social Internship
  • Please indicate your availability and whether you are a local resident of Tuscaloosa, AL.

Note: This job description is a general outline of the responsibilities and qualifications for the position. Specific duties and requirements may be adjusted based on the company’s and client’s needs.

Posted: November 9, 2023

Michelin (BFGoodrich Tuscaloosa) is seeking a part-time Intern (less than 25 hrs/week) with a background in Marketing, Graphic Design, Public Relations, or Advertising. The intern will work with our plant’s Staff to help market the plant’s identity to all of Michelin.  The right person will assist in developing marketing strategies on internal.

Reports to: Human Resources


  • Development and design of communication materials for presentations.
  • Manage the visual identity of the City of Tuscaloosa (including city operated venues and events)
  • Encouraged to innovative and be creative in developing strategies.
  • Current student studying Marketing, Graphic Design, Communications, Advertising, or similar field.
  • Capable of innovative design in visual communications
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, and Excel)
  • Effectively work collaboratively on teams of all levels of the organization.
  • Utilize Video/photo experience to develop communications to employees.

To apply, email a resume to

Posted: August 18, 2023

The City of Tuscaloosa is seeking a Graphic Design Intern. The graphic design intern works with the Strategic Communications Department of the City of Tuscaloosa to assist in executing the City’s marketing and public relations strategies across platforms including social media, websites, advertising and more. This role offers the opportunity to work on a variety of projects including branding, digital advertising, traditional and non-traditional media platforms, and public education.

Reports to: Marketing Manager

Key duties:

  • Assists in development and design of communication materials for City event and public education
  • Assists in the creative development and production of City publications, such as reports and newsletters
  • Assists with managing the visual identity of the City of Tuscaloosa (including city operated venues and events)
  • Develops and designs specialty designed print and electronic publications and other promotional items
  • Research innovative and effective campaigns and art direction


  • Current student studying Graphic Design, Communications, Advertising or similar field
  • Proficient with the Adobe Creative Cloud (specifically Illustrator, Indesign, and Photoshop)
  • Effectively applying the principles of art and design in visual communications
  • Ability to discern and use color
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, and Excel)
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects/deadlines
  • Great attitude and ability to work well with a team
  • Photography/photo editing experience preferred

To apply, email a resume, cover letter and portfolio to

Posted: August 9, 2023

The Division of Student Life is seeking a Graphic Design Intern for 2023 – 2024.

About Student Life:

The Division of Student Life consists of 20+ non-academic areas of campus life. Some of these departments include: University Recreation, Dean of Students, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Center for Service and Leadership, and the Career Center. The Communications and External Engagement department works with these areas to promote events and initiatives.


  • Current, full-time UA student with a major or minor in a creative field
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop)
  • Knowledge of social media channels
  • Creative thinker
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized, dependable, and detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently and complete assigned tasks within identified time frames

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Photography experience


  • Assist in creating promotional material (digital and print)
  • Develop social media images
  • Proof and edit materials
  • Maintain University branding standards while designing and promoting Student Life initiatives and/or events

Additional Information:

This internship will be compensated at $10.00/hour. Hours are flexible and can be arranged according to a student’s academic/work schedule, however the student cannot work more than 15 hours per week at The University of Alabama. The location of internship will be in the Communications and External Engagement main office in the University Support Campus off of Helen Keller Blvd

How to Apply:

Applicants should email resume and work samples or portfolio link to Kelsey Atchison at 

Posted: June 27, 2023

The George Washington Institute (GWI) is currently seeking a Podcast Production Intern for the Spring 2024 semester. This is a unique behind-the-scenes internship for undergraduates interested in contributing to a podcast and gaining key professional development skills from a podcast creator and UA doctoral student.


  • Hands-on podcast production, administrative, and creative experience
  • Monthly stipend
  • Quality mentorship and professional development
  • Guidance on how to start your own podcast
  • Participate in live interview episode recordings
  • Flexible hours around classes
  • Letter(s) of recommendation upon successful completion of the internship
  • Free podcast merch


  • Undergraduate with an interest or major in communications and/or political science
  • Interest in podcasting
  • Strong communication and creative skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office


  • Up to 10 hours per week
  • Creating episode titles, descriptions, and promotional graphics for the Friends & Fellow Citizens podcast
  • Producing and editing podcast episodes
  • Researching for interview and solo episodes
  • Booking podcast guests and coordinating logistics
  • Shadowing interview recordings with guests
  • Creating new features and strategies for growing listenership engagement

If you are interested, please send your resume and cover letter to Sherman Tylawsky ( with the subject line “Internship Application” no later than Friday November 3, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. CT.

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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: