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.

The University of Alabama Education Abroad office is partnering with Global Academic Ventures (GAV) to offer 8-week Global Virtual Internship internships this summer with companies located in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Thailand, Japan and Ireland.

They are hosting a Zoom Lunch-n-Learn for you to learn more on March 11 at 12:30 p.m. To attend the Lunch-n-Learn, visit the following link at that time: https://uasystem.zoom.us/j/99536749685

Program includes: 

  • Placement with a professional company
  • 3 professional development sessions
  • 24/7 GAV student support
  • 15 hrs per week

Areas of internship placement: 

  • Marketing, Digital Outreach, Communications, Sales, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Data Analytics
  • Finance
  • international Business
  • Human Resources and Organizational Behavior
  • Supply Chain, Supply Sourcing and Procurement
  • Non-Profit Administration

Cost: The cost of the internship is $420 but will be reduced to $200 with an EA grant completed application.

Applications are now open for 55 remote opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students interested in careers in television. Let your students know it’s time to apply for the 2021 Internship and Fellowship Programs!

We know students are facing an uncertain job market due to the pandemic, so the Television Academy Foundation has made exciting changes to our 2021 summer Internship and Fellowship Programs to meet this new landscape.

Visit TelevisionAcademy.com/Internships to learn about all 55 career-advancing opportunities, including 20 full-time, paid, remote internships in program development and 30 fellowships in disciplines such as directing, animation, casting, interactive media and more! Additionally, the Foundation offers the Star Trek Command Training Program, founded in partnership with CBS Studios, which provides immersive professional experiences within the Star Trek franchise, as well as internships for Southern California foster youth through our Foster Forward Initiative, funded in part through an endowment gift from Dick Wolf’s Wolf Family Foundation.

Students can now apply to the 2021 summer program at TelevisionAcademy.com/Internships. Applications will close on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 5:00 PM PT.

Writing / Journalism / Content Creation Intern

About Town seeks an intern to assist with preparing engaging feature content for our print and digital communications. We seek a self-motivated student with a wide range of skills to join our team for an experience that could follow a credit-based internship program.

Responsibilities include curating information and images, writing text, adding links, and creating features to be included on About Town’s website, email and social media communications, and print magazine. The intern will monitor local events for inclusion in the online social calendar and to inspire content creation. Training is provided, but a baseline of skills is expected, including strong writing and research, comfort working with images and using a range of computer applications.

Hours are flexible and some work can be done remotely. Intern will ideally to report to physical building in downtown Birmingham at least one day per week with health and safety precautions in place. The number of hours to be completed weekly, the duration of the internship and specific completion of assignments can be adapted to meet college requirements.

About Town is an established 15-year-old hyper-local social magazine that highlights the fun and philanthropy of the Magic City. To apply, please send resume with relevant work sample and availability to info@abouttown.io. Online Posting: https://www.abouttown.io/job/content-creation-journalism-intern

Digital Media / Photography / Videography Intern

About Town seeks an intern to assist with a wide range of digital photography and videography applications to support our print and digital communications. We seek a self-motivated student with a wide range of skills to join our team for an experience that could follow a credit-based internship program.

Responsibilities include taking high-quality photos and videos for advertiser, event-based and feature content, editing images, organizing and backing up images, uploading images to website and preparing them for print and digital publishing. Training is provided, but a baseline of skills is expected, including strong writing and research, comfort working with images and using a range of computer applications.

Hours are flexible and some work can be done remotely. Intern will ideally to report to physical building in downtown Birmingham at least one day per week with health and safety precautions in place. The number of hours to be completed weekly, the duration of the internship and specific completion of assignments can be adapted to meet college requirements.

About Town is an established 15-year-old hyper-local social magazine that highlights the fun and philanthropy of the Magic City. To apply, please send resume with relevant work sample and availability to info@abouttown.io. Online Posting: https://www.abouttown.io/job/digital-media-photography-videography-intern

Social Media Intern

About Town seeks an intern to assist with managing our social media platforms. We seek a self-motivated student with a wide range of skills to join our team for an experience that could follow a credit-based internship program.

Responsibilities include taking pictures and video, editing, archiving and uploading pictures, writing text for posts, choosing captivating images, creating engaging content. The intern will monitor local events for inclusion on social media and in the online social calendar. Training is provided, but a baseline of skills is expected, including strong writing, comfort working with images and using a range of computer applications.

Hours are flexible and some work can be done remotely. Intern will ideally to report to physical building in downtown Birmingham at least one day per week with health and safety precautions in place. The number of hours to be completed weekly, the duration of the internship and specific completion of assignments can be adapted to meet college requirements.

About Town is an established 15-year-old hyper-local social magazine that highlights the fun and philanthropy of the Magic City. To apply, please send resume with relevant work sample and availability to info@abouttown.io. Online Posting: https://www.abouttown.io/job/social-media-intern

The Midland RockHounds are currently looking to hire a Video Production Assistant. This person will be involved in the Entertainment/Video Production for the Midland RockHounds and Midland/Odessa Sockers FC. This is a full-time paid internship ($1400/month) with a possibility to develop into a permanent position in the organization.

This person must be available for 70 RockHounds and 7-10 Sockers games with the ability to work flexible hours through February/March-September. We are looking for someone with a passion for baseball and who is a positive, hard- working team player. Experience in Adobe CC specifically Photoshop, Premiere Pro, and After Effects is a must. Knowledge of baseball is a requirement. Knowledge of camera/production equipment is recommended. Will be trained if needed.

This person will report primarily to the Director of Video Production and Entertainment as well as involvement with the Community Relations Director and Media Coordinator.

Duties include:
– Shooting and editing videos (player highlights/park promotions/mascot videos etc.) – Creating graphics, GIF’s, and animations
– Video board programming
– Game-day operations:

– Camera Operator
– Technical Director
– Video Board Operator
– Operating music
– Scoring
– Instant Replay Operator

-Special Projects: This includes video work that is done on non-game day productions as well: Concerts, in- house videos, community appearances and other video work that may be needed.

Required for Application: Create a baseball card of yourself using Photoshop and email it along with your resume and portfolio that demonstrates your video editing and graphics creativity to Peyton Wilkins, pwilkins@midlandrockhounds.org

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: