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.

HSEMA’s internship program provides real-world knowledge and experience in emergency management, homeland security efforts, and intelligence analysis. Our internship program seeks qualified graduate and undergraduate students who are interested in or majoring in:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Criminal Justice
  • Emergency Management
  • English Writing – Rhetoric
  • Homeland Security
  • Intelligence Analysis
  • Information Technology/Computer Science
  • International Relations
  • Journalism
  • Law/Government
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration/Policy
  • Public Relations

A highly qualified applicant will possess the following: self-motivation, attention to detail, critical thinking skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

The HSEMA Internship Program is offered in three sessions each year: Fall, Winter, and Summer. We are currently accepting applications for the Winter session, which begins January 14, 2019, and ends April 12, 2019. For the Winter session, submit your application by October 25, 2018. Please submit the following information via email: hsema.internship@dc.gov

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Writing sample
  • One (1) letter of recommendation on official letterhead from an academic or professional reference
  • Most recent transcript
  • Proof of current enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program (enrollment can be supported by a transcript or an official letter from school administration. It cannot be a letter from a professor.)
  • Indicate the particular internship opportunity in the email subject line and cover letter

*To apply, you must be a US citizen. All applications are subject to a background check.

Please send any questions regarding the Internship Program or the application process to hsema.internship@dc.gov.

TOD’S a premier luxury Italian brand is seeking a dynamic student for Spring 2019 Internship, who is interested in Public Relations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Sending and receiving samples
  • Logging in and out sample loans
  • Organizing sample closet
  • Log in new merchandise
  • Scanning credits in newspapers and magazines
  • Researching credits online
  • Updating editorial coverage reports
  • Helping with Credit Requests from magazines
  • Helping with weekly and monthly reports, presentations
  • Updating editorial contacts database
  • Creating editorial library
  • Create weekly competitive research recaps
  • Helping where needed with events

REQUIREMENTS

  • MUST be eligible to receive school credit for internship hours
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft Office programs

The TOD’S Group operates in the luxury sector under its proprietary brands (TOD’S, HOGAN, and FAY) and licensed brands (ROGER VIVIER). It actively creates, produces and distributes shoes, leather goods and accessories, and apparel. The firm’s mission is to offer global customers top-quality products that satisfy their functional requirements and aspirations.

AppleCare College Advisor

This job is for students who want to become the friendly voice of Apple. Students in this position would answer the call for customers contacting Apple for help. They would provide world-class customer experience, troubleshooting, and technical support.

This position is paid and comes with full corporate benefits including tuition reimbursement, paid time off, discounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plans, and the opportunity to make a difference.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work schedule designed around class schedule
  • Receive a comprehensive training
  • Experience growth and career development

 

For more information and to apply, visit www.apple.com/jobs/us/college_advisor.html.

This is a communications internship that will focus on branding of the TCPS via Facebook, website, and other possible social media sources. The internship will also include an advertising campaign that is cost effective and to be quickly administered. This internship is not paid.

Internship Information

  • Location of Internship: Jemison Mansion
  • Internship Start Date: 10/22/18
  • Internship End Date: 12/3/18
  • Application Deadline: 10/18/19

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • outgoing personality
  • team player
  • able to communicate effectively
  • proficient with working multiple types of software

 

Email resume to info@historictuscaloosa.org to apply.

The Association for Women in Sports Media (AWSM) is accepting applications for their 2019 summer internship/scholarship program. AWSM is a non-profit organization founded as a support network and advocacy group for women in sports. They work to promote and increase diversity in sports media. One of their hallmark programs is AWSM Scholars, which has placed nearly 200 young women in paid internships since 1990.

This year, they have up to nine internships available for female college students who have completed at least one year of school. All of these internships are supplemented by $1,000 scholarships. The paid internships are in four areas: sportswriting, broadcast production, media relations and social media. The media relations position will be working with a sports team or organization.

Last summer AWSM internship winners worked at ESPN, USA Today, Sports Illustrated, MLB.com and USA Softball, among other organizations. They’re putting together a similarly stellar lineup for 2019.

The application deadline is Oct. 15. It costs $40 for non-members and it’s free for members. An annual membership is just $25 for students.

To apply for this position, click here.

Marketing and Communications Intern

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Builds the community’s understanding of the YMCA’s cause and impact. Develops and implements effective marketing and communication strategies.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create targeted marketing plans
  • Analyze existing marketing and target audiences. Establish goals and track results using analytics and other methods.
  • Develop marketing campaigns and create collateral in areas of interest (graphics, social media, video, etc.)
  • Maintain calendar of events and marketing timeline.
  • Assist with coordinating weekly radio spot and related topical marketing.
  • Work with the Director’s to create and distribute content daily.
  • Analyze and translate data from web analytics.
  • Keep up to date on latest social media trends.
  • Explore other social media outlets to expand the YMCA’s brand and help build a strong online community.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Pursuing or received a degree in related field.
  • Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication skills required
  • Strong passion for digital art
  • Self-motivated and able to take initiative.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suites preferred.

The internship is unpaid, however, you will receive a YMCA membership during your internship. You will also gain great experience working in the non-profit sector with one of the largest non-profit organizations in the nation.

 

If you are interested, please submit your resume to:

Shane Reeves, Membership Director, YMCA of Tuscaloosa

Email: sreeves@ymcatusc.org

Phone: (205) 345-9622

 

Assist communications department with duties that pertain to all media relations functions for the Orlando Magic.

Reports To: Communications Manager

 

GAME/EVENT RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Game night responsibilities: Yes
  • Approximate number of games worked per season: ALL HOME GAMES
  • Event night responsibilities: No
  • Approximate number of events worked per season: None

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with game day/night operations, including preparing media credentials and setting up all media operations areas and distributing statistics, among other responsibilities.
  • Assist with the production of the media guide and other department materials.
  • Participate in planning, setting up and controlling all aspects of press conferences.
  • Prepare and deliver advance packets to the team hotel the day prior to all games (including weekends).
  • Attend community relations and other events as needed as the public relations representative.
  • Write press releases as needed and follow through with the editing/distribution process.
  • Responsible for keeping and updating team statistics during NBA season.
  • Assist with compilation of news clippings from local, national and international news media & the Internet.
  • Assist with the game-day program by writing articles and feature stories.
  • Office/administration duties, including data entry, answering phones, copying, filing and faxing, moving boxes.
  • Makes decisions with little or no choice as to the methods and procedures used in achieving results.
  • All other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Junior, Senior or graduate-level students or recent college graduates (up to 18 months) required.
  • Sports management, public relations, communications and journalism or related majors preferred.
  • Basketball knowledge required.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills required.
  • Previous SID experience preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, Word and other related computer skills required.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work well under pressure.
  • Strong organizational skills, time management skills and attention to detail required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with an emphasis on AP writing skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks/projects and support multiple high level executive positions.
  • Ability to work independently without supervision, be self-directed and demonstrate initiative.
  • Ability to take direction without follow up.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others for whom you have no direct supervisory authority.
  • Strong teamwork and team synergy skills required.
  • Excellent ability to establish rapport with others and ability to build strong interpersonal relationships.
  • Exhibit good judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Availability and willingness to work extended hours, including nights and weekends and be on-call as necessary.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule based on the changing priorities of the department.

 

To apply, visit this link. Position closes 9/21/18.

Habitat for Humanity of Tuscaloosa (HFHT) offers an internship for a PR student which will give the student experience in advertising, fundraising, writing press releases, creating flyers, promoting special events, and social media. Additionally, HFHT will make every effort to assist the student in “rounding out” his/her portfolio. This internship is unpaid, and the intern would begin immediately. HFHT is located at 1120 35th St, Suite B, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • PR majors in their junior or senior year, or in graduate school
  • Expected to work 5-10 hours per week during normal business hours

 

To apply, please email your resume to ellen@habitattuscaloosa.org by 10/1/18. The internship end date is 12/01/18.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist the director of Education, Marketing & Communications with weekly and daily tasks related to articles
  • Write articles related to commercial and residential real estate as well as other sectors related to real estate

REQUIREMENTS

  • Basic knowledge of AP style
  • Self-motivated
  • Function well with deadlines
  • Know how to communicate effectively with stakeholders across the industry
  • Know or be able to adapt to real estate subject matter
  • Journalism experience a plus

 

This is a paid internship. Applications are open. Email resume to cmoman@culverhouse.ua.edu to apply.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist the Director of Education Marketing & Communications with the creation of infographics to accompany monthly research reports
  • Create flyers and posters in support of ACRE events
  • Create compelling graphics for social media posts

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator
  • Proficiency in Photoshop
  • Basic knowledge of digital media design

 

This is a paid internship. Applications are open. Email resume to cmoman@culverhouse.ua.edu to apply.

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: