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: March 10, 2023


Students have the opportunity to work hand-in-hand with UA staff, architects, engineers, and consultants on an active multi-million-dollar real estate development project on campus in Tuscaloosa. The project will entail facilitating marketing studies, plans and research, business plan development, financial strategies and modeling, engineering and site planning, restaurant and hotel management, legal structures, interior design concepts as well as construction estimating for a component of the larger real estate development plan. The internship(s) will result in a recommendation from the internship team on how a certain business component of the development should be designed and operated.

The University will select a diverse interdiseplinary team of approximately 8-10 students with the skill sets to facilitate the project and impact all aspects of the delivery cycle of the project from concept to opening and operations. All majors are welcome to apply, but this internship opportunity may be specifically relevant to business, communications, legal, hotel and restaurant management, interior design, and engineering majors.

The paid internship will take place in Tuscaloosa but will require students to work independently as well as part of the larger team. Hours are flexible but may range from 20-30 hours a week from end of classes in May to August.


  • Rising junior or senior
  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Highly motivated with a desire to learn about real estate development, restaurant and hotel operations and management and project delivery
  • Strong communication skills
  • Previous job experience, technology skills, and relevant academic experience showing examples of team collaboration and group-project assignments will be a consideration

Interested students should submit their resume to  with a cover letter describing why they are the ideal candidate for the internship, as well as references.

Posted: March 7, 2023


Lake Homes Realty is the nation’s largest lake-based real estate company in the nation serving 34 states. We are seeking Marketing Interns who are full of creative ideas and are eager to contribute on a large scale. The interns will gain visibility into the inner workings and aspects of the public relations field, provide concrete deliverables and learn from top to bottom. When the internship is completed, you will have real-world experience for a national company, have created a variety of portfolio samples, and receive references from nationally known
marketing executives.

  • The internship start date is May 15th and ends on August 4th
  • Schedules are customized to each student dependent on Summer classes
  • Interns can work up to 32 hours a week, with a ‘full’ schedule being 8-5 Monday
    through Thursday
  • This is an in-person internship that will be in our new office on Highway 280
  • This is a paid internship that is $13/hour
  • This is a very writing-heavy internship
  • Interns will be required to provide their own laptop for all tasks


  • Fully support the company’s Marketing and PR strategies while
    executing them in different phases.
  • Create and curate engaging content for the company website with
    an emphasis on realtor bios and lake descriptions across the country.
  • Provide SEO-optimized content for multiple sites
  • Communicate and build relationships within the Marketing
  • Build and update media lists and databases. Write media releases.
  • Assist various areas within the Marketing Departments such as social
    media, newsletters and digital marketing.


  • Strong desire to learn, along with a professional drive
  • Solid understanding of the different social networks
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Efficiency at MS Office and/or Google Docs
  • Passion for the PR industry and its best practices
  • Current enrollment in a related BS or Master’s

How to Apply: 

Please contact Mattison Allen at, by sending your resume, cover letter and writing samples.

Posted: March 3, 2023


The City of Tuscaloosa is looking for a public relations intern works with the Strategic Communications Department of the city  to assist in executing the City’s public relations strategy across platforms including social media, press releases, websites and more. This role offers the opportunity to work on a variety of projects including special events such as the Druid City Arts Festival and Holidays on the plaza. The public relations intern also has the opportunity to work closely with the marketing & graphic design team on City campaigns. The position is around 20 hours a week, beginning in the summer and hopefully extending into subsequent semesters.


  • Current student studying Public Relations, Communications, Advertising, News Media,
    or similar
  • Excellent written communication skills and proficiency in AP Style
  • Ability to tailor communication style for different audiences and social media channels
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects/deadlines
  • Experience with and general knowledge of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn
  • Interest or experience in government relations
  • Great attitude and ability to work well with a team
  • Photography/photo editing experience preferred

If you are interested, please email a resume to Sarah Bridger Gilmore at

Posted: March 2, 2023


The Alfred Fleishman Diversity Fellowship is an industry-leading program that offers the opportunity for individuals to combine their communication talents with their passion for diversity and inclusion. The paid fellowships are 6 to 12 months in length and offer benefits, professional development opportunities and a mentor program.

As part of advancing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) inside our walls, FleishmanHillard has committed to changing the face of our agency making it, and our industry, more representative of the world around us. We believe it is the right thing to do and the smart thing to do for our firm, our clients and the communities where we live and work. We are actively seeking applications from Black, Latinx, AAPI, and Native American talent as well as from members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans and individuals with disabilities. As part of our ongoing effort to be the world’s most inclusive agency, we are committed to seeking candidates who possess and demonstrate a profound interest in furthering our DE&I goals.

Available positions are in Healthcare Public Relations, Creative Studio, and Consumer Public Relations + Influencer Relations and are located in Los Angeles, CA.

Your Application Submission Must Include:

  • Completed application –  After filling out general information you will be prompted to answer a few short essay questions. Only applications with all short answer questions completed will be considered. It is recommended to allot a minimum of 30-45 minutes or more to complete the short answer questions.
  • Resume and cover letter
  • Two writing samples – news releases, pitch letters, media alerts, newsletter articles, executive summaries, and other relevant writing items; please limit each sample to two pages.

Posted: February 23, 2023 


Intern with Kentuck Art Center, a nationally-recognized, nonprofit arts organization located 10 minutes from the University of Alabama. Kentuck has a 52-year history as one of Alabama’s premiere art centers and is known internationally for the Kentuck Festival of the Arts. Kentuck Art Center is searching for a Creative Media & Marketing Intern with a strong creative background, excellent writing skills, social media proficiency, and who enjoys working with the public.

Job Description:

This position will report to the Marketing Manager but will also work closely with the Executive Director, Deputy Director, Program Director, and the Gallery Shop Manager. In this position you are responsible for helping develop, implement, and measure strategic integrated marketing campaigns. Creating media for physical mailouts, email newsletters, press releases, and social media communications will be the majority of your work. You will utilize public relations, advertising, brand management, and design together to work with the Marketing Manager to form a cohesive marketing communications campaign.


  • Ability to work 15-20 hrs/week
  • Degree Level: Bachelors, Masters
  • Class Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

How to Apply:

  • Open Application Periods are Spring, Summer and Fall 2023
  • Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume, Electronic Portfolio
  • Contact Information: Ashley Williams,, 205-758-1257

Click here to apply!

Posted: February 21, 2023 


The Alabama Center for Real Estate is looking for a media intern to produce the Real Estate Matters podcast and perform other media needs, such as filming events & social shorts. This position starts at $10/hr and is approximately 5 hours per week with a flexible schedule.


  • Basic Audio Recording principles
  • Use of Adobe Audition for editing
  • Technology Troubleshooting
  • Ability to record and edit short form video

If you are interested, contact Stuart Norton at for more information.

Posted: February 2, 2023 


Come Join America’s Largest Digital and Print Publisher, Dotdash Meredith! From mobile to magazines, nearly 200 million people trust us to help them make decisions, take action, and find inspiration. Dotdash Meredith’s over 40 iconic brands include PEOPLE, Better Homes & Gardens, Verywell, Food & Wine, The Spruce, Allrecipes, Byrdie, REAL SIMPLE, Investopedia, and Southern Living.

Click here and search “fellow”  to see all of Dotdash Meredith’s fellowship opportunities!

Posted: November 17, 2022

What: Numerous Internship Positions

Where: Turning Point

Hours: Hourly commitments for each internship are flexible. Interns will only be held responsible for the time they commit to work in advance.

About the Company:

Turning Point is a local domestic violence and sexual assault services provider with a variety of internship opportunities. Their internships are personalized to your learning objectives; for example, advertising students may suggest and complete campaigns; public administration students may develop management strategies; communications students may create new educational materials; and more.

Internships Being Offered: 

  • Nonprofit Administration
    • Nonprofit administration interns dive into the details of administration. Interns learn about the coordination of donations, nonprofit record-keeping, responding to client needs, and numerous other nonprofit necessities.
  • Outreach and Engagement
    • Outreach and engagement interns learn about nonprofit branding, marketing, and outreach. Interns will assist in designing materials for distribution and creatively solving problems related to nonprofit marketing and outreach.
  • Social Work and Human Development
    • Social work and human development interns work directly with victims of domestic violence and sexual assault at our shelter. Interns will assist in daily shelter operations, such as case meetings, crisis calls, client scheduling, and more

Further explanation of all three roles can be found by accessing this Internship information document.

How to Apply: Interested applicants should send a cover letter explaining your interest and resume to Cadence Kupfner at

Alumni Hall is a Collegiate Gameday Apparel & Accessory store with a passion to provide the best experience for students, alumni and fans. With 28 stores across the nation and 4 of them being in Alabama, Alumni Hall has now grown to become the hometown college store for some of the greatest fan bases in the country.

We are looking for PR/Marketing Interns to partake in duties for Alumni Hall’s social media and online presence. These duties will include:

  1. Providing strategic thinking for our marketing team and assisting them with pitching materials.
  2. Monitor and report updated current events related to Alabama’s on campus information.
  3. Conduct a Weekly Web update to send out to corporate including edits, reviews and social media ideas.
  4. Supply social media pictures for our Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
  5. Assist the E-commerce Team in updating the Fan Faves for each school’s Home Page weekly.
  6. Marketing events in store or online.
  7. Work with the store staff to achieve sales goals.
  8. Perform related store duties as required.

Qualifications should include:

  1. Google proficiency; including: Docs, Sheets, Gmail and Google Drive
  2.  Knowledge of Alabama and Pro Sports
  3.  Strong verbal and communication skills

This paid position will be a minimum of 5 hours a week but can be increased to 20 hours. We are looking for interns during the summer, fall and spring semester.  Our position will be open to accommodate students’ schedules throughout the semester. Compensation will be discussed once hired.

If interested, students should email

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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: