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.

2019 Character Artist Assistant Internship is open to students who are currently enrolled in a 2 year, 4 years or graduate school program pursuing a degree in illustration or related field.

Internship Deadline: Ongoing

Award Amount: paid

Internship Type: Fulltime

If you are interested in applying, you can get more information through the given link: Character Artist Assistant Internship<https://bit.ly/2qILuAC>

GirlSpring Journalist/Interviewer Internship

Spring Application Deadline December 15th

GirlSpring, a 501©(3) non-profit with a mission of empowering girls, is looking for interns to interview/write/film for our website, www.girlspring.com, an online community for girls ages 13-18. This is an unpaid internship, 10-15 hours/week, and is a great opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing website for girls. Girlspring.com offers a safe environment for girls to address pretty much any topic that a girl might encounter during the teen years!

Interns will play an integral role in the web team and in the strategic development of www.girlspring.com. This is a flexible position, and most work can be done remotely.

Interested applicants should email Kristen@girlspring.com with a short letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this internship. Please include sample work of interviews or photojournalism you have created as well as a resume.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct interviews in various settings
  • Be comfortable with camera
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Step-up with your own creative ideas and suggestions
  • Work closely with bloggers and creative team to brainstorm and generate new content
  • Provide material to be shared on the website and social media platforms to engage and inspire girls in the community
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in College or University program
  • 1+ years of journalism/interview/photo & video experience
  • Clear and concise communication skills
  • Reliable and professional
  • Own a computer
  • Filming and editing capabilities
  • Photography skills are a plus
  • Ability to work with Photoshop, Canva, InDesign, and Google Docs is a plus.
  • Social media savvy

GirlSpring Bloggers Internship

Spring Application Deadline December 15

GirlSpring, a 501©(3) non-profit with a mission of empowering girls, is looking for interns to write/blog/vlog for our website, www.girlspring.com, an online community for girls ages 13-18. This is an unpaid internship, 15 hours/week, and is a great opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing website for girls. Girlspring.com offers a safe environment for girls to address pretty much any topic that a girl might encounter during the teen years!

Interns will play an integral role in the web team, and in the strategic development of www.girlspring.com. This is a flexible position, and most work can be done remotely.

Interested applicants should email Kristen@girlspring.com with a short essay, 250 words or less explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this internship. Please include a link or references to blogs/articles you have written.

 Topics to be Addressed
DIY, fitness, food, lifestyle (health tips, meditation, etc.),fashion

**Keep in mind that while we want to address all of these topics, we ARE a girl empowerment website, and we embrace thinking outside the box!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Contribute 2-3 blog posts per week
  • Able to bring new, engaging, and exciting content
  • Help spread blog posts on all social media platforms, in conjunction with our social media strategist.
  • Submit blogging ideas based on current trends

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Currently enrolled in college or university program
  • 1+ years of blogging experience, or excellent writing skills
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Own a computer (writing will be done from home)
  • Photography skills a plus
  • A plus if you know how to use Photoshop, WordPress, Google Docs

SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP

Deadline to Apply for the Spring Semester is December 10

GirlSpring (www.girlspring.com) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower girls ages 13-18. GirlSpring’s main program platform is it’s online community for girls (website) www.girlspring.com.

The Social Media Intern will work directly with the website team to increase visitation and engagement to www.girlspring.com and our Instagram audience. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with expertise in Instagram, and will be expected to develop creative and innovative ways to grow GirlSpring’s social media audience and the audience for www.girlspring.com.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Grow Instagram audience and ultimately convert Instagram followers into users of girlspring.com.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be enrolled in a two-year or four-year college (highly qualified high school junior or senior will be considered)
  • Must be an outgoing, personable, and articulate networker and self-starter.
  • Must be comfortable working in an environment where creativity is encouraged.
  • Proven Instagram experience with growth outcomes

 

TO APPLY: Send us a note, 250 words or less explaining why you are a good fit for this position. Please include Instagram handle and resume. Applications should be sent to Kristen@girlspring.com

Due the volume of applications we receive, we will not respond to every application we receive. If we wish to contact you for an interview you will hear from us by phone or email.

GirlSpring Quiz/Survey-Maker Internship

Spring Application Deadline December 10th

GirlSpring, a 501©(3) non-profit with a mission of empowering girls, is looking for interns to create quizzes and surveys for our website, www.girlspring.com, an online community for girls ages 13-18. This is an unpaid internship, 10-15 hours/week, and is a great opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing website for girls. Girlspring.com offers a safe environment for girls to address pretty much any topic that a girl might encounter during the teen years!

Interns will play an integral role in the web team and in the strategic development of www.girlspring.com. This is a flexible position, and most work can be done remotely.

Interested applicants should email Kristen@girlspring.com with a short letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this internship, a resume, and your instagram handle.

Responsibilities

  • Create 2-3 quizzes per week of various content and topics
  • Follow social media calendar
  • Work in conjunction with our social media strategist and blogger for website, social media, and advertisement content
  • Participate in the brainstorming and topic exploration
  • Able to attend certain events including some weekends and evenings

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in College or University program
  • 1+ years of journalism experience or excellent writing skills
  • Reliable and professional
  • Ability to create relatable and engaging quizzes in various areas of interest
  • Own a computer
  • Ability to work with Photoshop, Canva, and Google Docs is a plus.
  • Social media savvy

LIVE. LEARN. INTERN in Washington, DC this Summer!
Journalism + Communications Academic Internship Program
Hosted by The Fund for American Studies
www.DCinternships.org/JComm<http://pull.xmr3.com/p/34-20F1/135301129/5b528eb4-3f46-44c4-b7cf-7583bdd6ed0c.html>
Full Scholarships (Leadership Scholars Program) Deadline: January 15
Priority Deadline: February 12

Spend your summer in Washington, DC and prepare for your future! For 8 weeks students will intern in the fields of journalism, public relations or communication while earning academic credit. The eyes of the world are on Washington, DC as never before, and fair and accurate reporting is needed now more than ever.

LIVE
Each year, Washington, DC attracts many journalism student interns who are all passionate about politics, getting the story straight and learning the ins and outs of the news business.

You will live just blocks from the national monuments, State Department and White House on the campus of George Washington University. Fully furnished housing and roommate matching is provided as part of our comprehensive program.

LEARN
Earn course credit while you intern! You will earn 3 to 9 academic credits this summer. Our unique curriculum is designed to complement your DC experience with upper level ethics, government and economics courses. Academic course credit is provided through George Mason University and taught by top rated faculty from GMU and other top local universities.

INTERN
A journalism or communications internship is one of the most important investments you can make in your future. Based on your interests and skills, you will be placed in an internship in the Washington, DC area.  We have been creating academic internship experiences for nearly 50 years and work with over 300 top organizations in DC.

Internship placements include:
•    Newspapers and magazines (Washington Examiner, New York Times, U.S. News and World Report, and National Defense Magazine)
•    TV and radio stations (examples include: Al Arabiya Television, Telemundo, Radio America, Voice of America)
•    News Services (examples include: Talk Media News Service, Hispanic Lind News Service and Federal News Service)
•    PR and communication firms (examples include: kglobal Public Relations, Tusk Communications, Aderfo Group Public Relations)

For communications and public relations students we offer internship placements in:
•    Federal Agencies
•    Capitol Hill
•    Lobbying and advocacy organizations
•    Embassies
•    International Affairs NGOs
•    Think Tanks
•    Nonprofit organizations

CONNECT

Who you know does matter – especially when it comes to your future job search. Our comprehensive program is designed so you can make valuable professional connections with working journalists and practice your networking skills in a real-world setting.
    
We offer a number of networking opportunities to enhance your internship experience and maximize your time in DC:
•    Mentor Program with DC media and PR professionals
•    Professional Development Seminars
•    Roundtable Discussions + Networking Receptions
•    Site Briefings at Key Washington Institutions including the National Press Club, Newseum and Capitol Hill

Full/Partial Scholarships + Application Instructions
We strive to make the programs accessible and affordable to the best and brightest students regardless of financial status. Scholarships are awarded based on need and merit with more than 80% of students receiving full or partial funding. Full summer scholarships are available through our Leadership Scholars Program<http://pull.xmr3.com/p/34-140B/135325564/f14acbce-1077-475f-bebc-40b68ded57fd.html>.
    

Questions may be directed to admissions@tfas.org or 202.986.0384.

City Internships creates globally engaged, career-ready students. Upon college graduation, CI alumni get hired three-times faster and earn 30 percent more than their graduate peers

City Internships offers Winter, Spring and Summer Programs in 9 locations: London, Paris, New York, Washington D.C., Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston & San Francisco.

All of our Programs feature a series of career-readiness classes, workshops and events centered on an internship placement at a leading company in an industry of interest to a student.

Our programs are open to students from any year and with any major, and they may choose a placement in one of 9 career fields: Banking & Financial services; Consulting & Professional services; Law & Politics; Technology & Engineering; Marketing, Advertising & PR; Media, Entertainment & Journalism; Art, Fashion & Design; Start-ups & Entrepreneurship; Charities, NFPs & NGOs.
Apply now at: 

https://city-internships.com/apply<https://sendmail2.city-internships.com/l/pUEFxx892rlpW142wU1JpJtg/7bLfLwjyxuDLdtTHyRb5Xw/HWHWzUJopzQwhhfPw2jZOQ

City Internships 2018/19 Details:

https://sendmail2.cityinternships.com/l/pUEFxx892rlpW142wU1JpJtg/zspbi7n763b67XU17F8ghTLA/HWHWzUJopzQwhhfPw2jZOQ

Internship Overview:

https://sendmail2.cityinternships.com/l/pUEFxx892rlpW142wU1JpJtg/DhUoWtWaK64bOmxIVIGEbQ/HWHWzUJopzQwhhfPw2jZOQ

Communications Co-op/Intern Position

About Direct Communications:

Direct Communications, one of Alabama’s most dynamic public relations firms and located in the heart of Birmingham, Alabama, is seeking a communications Co-op/Intern student.  We will provide you with challenging, hands-on experiences in a practical, learning environment. With client sectors ranging from healthcare, energy, environment, conservation, general business and governmental entities, your broad-range of experiences obtained while with Direct Communications, will serve as a springboard to a wide-range of career options upon graduation.

Co-op/Intern Description:

Our ideal candidates are students who are juniors or seniors majoring in Communications, Public Relations, Political Science or Journalism.  Students should be ambitious, self-starters with excellent writing, communication, computer/technology/digital skills, as well as possessing excellent professional and organizational skills.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Entering junior or senior year, in-process of bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications, journalism, or related field of study
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and outstanding proofing skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to multi-task and work as part of a team
  • Desire to learn and grow career-building skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, PDF and Photoshop editing, is a plus

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Co-op/Intern students should be prepared to enter a professional office and be motivated to work hard each day. Duties include, but are not limited to: preparing a wide selection of written and creative materials, monitoring news coverage (traditional and digital) for client issues, facilitating a variety of social media engagement and analysis, maintaining reporter databases, and conducting research into strategic communications best practices, website development and graphic design support.

Details:

  • Full Time (40 hours a week)
  • One semester duration:
  • Spring 2019 Semester (January – May 2019)
  • Location: Birmingham, AL
  • This is a paid internship

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Charlotte Smith at charlotte@dcwins.com.

Alabama Athletics Marketing is looking for an intern to function as our women’s basketball emcee for the 2018-19 season. This position will report to the marketing contact for women’s basketball.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
– Engage fans during the game to help create a fun and exciting atmosphere
-Work with marketing game staff to execute in-game promotions involving fans
-Work with marketing staff create strategic in-game activations
-On-screen host for video board activations
-Be able to function as a live host, capable of adapting to different in-game elements
 
REQUIREMENTS:
-Marketing, Communications, PR, Journalism, or Broadcasting major preferred
-Experience in front of the camera preferred
-Strong oral skills
-Work most/all women’s basketball home games
 
This is a great opportunity for students to gain hands on experience with one of the top collegiate athletic programs. It is a paid opportunity, so serious inquiries only please.  If you are interested or have questions you can send your resume to Shelby Fisher at sfisher@ia.ua.edu.

Multimedia Sports Reporter Intern

Sporting News is a DAZN Group company and a market leader in the creation, distribution and monetization of premium sports media content for digital audiences worldwide, reaching an audience in excess of 30 million sports fans each month.

We are seeking ambitious, motivated, and creative multimedia sports reporters and social content producers for a paid internship from February-July 2019 in our Charlotte, N.C. office.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Sporting News interns should expect to be involved in all aspects of content creation, from pitching ideas to managing the brand social media accounts. Interns will also gain experience shaping breaking news coverage, writing and editing, and developing SEO best practices.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Have the ability to work smart and fast in a digital environment.
  • Know how to write clean, concise and interesting content in a variety of digital formats.
  • Have a working knowledge of U.S. sports and the U.S. sports media market.
  • Have solid understanding of best SEO practices.
  • Be a team player, willing to work with editors and writers to produce quality content.
  • Have strong grammar skills, meticulous attention to detail and a firm grasp of AP style.
  • Be flexible, willing to work a combination of days, nights and weekends out of our Charlotte, N.C., office.(No telecommuting)

To apply:

  • Email maxwell@performgroup.com with your resume and cover letter with the subject line “Spring 2019 Internship Applicant.”
  • Provide three links to relevant pieces of content, notable social media posts, demo reels, or portfolios in the email or in PDF.
  • Provide links to your social media channels.
  • The deadline for all applications is Sunday, November 4th.
  • Internship offers will go out no later than Wednesday, November 21st.

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: