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A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

A.Q. Miller School Internship

In the fall semester 2017, Anthony Cannizzaro completed a journalism and mass communications internship (MC 491) with K-State's Division of Communications and Marketing. The following is a presentation summarizing some of his work with DCM.

If you have questions about doing internships for credit through the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications, please read the internship packet and contact Gloria Freeland, gfreela@ksu.edu.

Current internship opportunities for journalism and mass communications students are posted below:

JNT Company Summer Internship Program

JNT Company is an interactive web and marketing agency specializing in creative solutions with custom websites, software, video, and overall brand strategy. We are now accepting applicants for our 2018 Summer Intern Program, Empower. If you are interested in the program and learning more, please access the following link to our website: https://www.jntcompany.com/empower

All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and portfolio to empower@jntcompany.com

Applications will be accepted through: March 30, 2018

Posted: 3/19/18

Via Christi Hospital: Marketing Communications Internship

Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan, KS, is looking for a strong writer to become their marketing and communications intern. 

Click here for more information.

*Having your own laptop is preferred. 

Interested students should send their resume and a few writing samples to Michelle Kennedy, Senior Marketing Specialist, at michelle.kennedy2@ascension.org. 

Posted: 3/13/18

Flint Hills Discovery Center: Marketing Intern

The Flint Hills Discovery Center is looking for a Marketing Intern to assist the Marketing Coordinator in completing daily, essential tasks involving promotions and media relations. This is a paid internship of approximately 20 hours a week for approximately 10 weeks, for a maximum of 200 hours. 

Click here for more information. 

Apply here.

Posted: 3/6/18

CRB: Marketing Internship

CRB is looking for a detail-oriented, organized and self-motivated marketing intern to support the corporate marketing department. This position is located in our Kansas City, MO office. 

Visit here for more information. 

Interested students may contact Jane Siehndel at 816-880-9800, jane.siehndel@crbusa.com

Posted: 2/26/18

The OZ Museum / Columbian Theatre Foundation, Inc.

The OZ Museum / Columbian Theatre Foundation, Inc. is offering a hands-on, fast-paced internship position for this upcoming summer. We are seeking an energetic, reliable and creative marketing intern to assist the executive director in promoting the OZ Museum and Columbian Theatre. 

Visit here for more information. 

Posted: 2/20/18

The City of San Diego Mayor's Office Communications Internship

 Interns in the Mayor’s Office will be intimately involved in the implementation of programs that accomplish important goals. For more information visit here.

Posted: 2/15/18 

Kansas Department of Agriculture 

The State of Kansas Department of Agriculture (KDA) is accepting applications for 2018 Summer Interns through the Governor’s Internship Program. For more information visit here

Posted: 2/08/18

HiddenGenius Internship 

What is HiddenGenius?
HiddenGenius allows anyone in the world to spark a technology competition for a technology that will improve their life or help someone else.

Internship duties would include:
-Running social media accounts
-Creating HG narrative assets (blogs, articles, print media, etc.)
-Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within business and industry media
-Any other public relations activities related to the operation of HG

Contact Trevor McKeeman at: mckeeman@hiddengenius.com to learn more about this internship opportunity.

Posted: 1/23/18

Broadcast Sales Associate Program

Expense-Paid NYC Media Sales Internships for Juniors, Seniors, and Grad Students. For more information visit here.

Posted: 01/23/18 

Nebraska Golf Association: 2018 Communications Summer Internship

The Nebraska Golf Association is offering four summer internships. The interns will provide assistance to the NGA Staff, Board of Directors, and Committee Members in the day-to-day operations of association activities, with a focus on NGA digital communication efforts and social media.

Application deadline: February 28, 2018

Click here for more information. 

Check out NGA's youtube channel here.

Posted: 1/17/18

National Sports Representation and Management Company: Hands-on Internship

National Sports Representation and Management Company offers hands-on, educational internships. Duties vary based upon company needs and student's skill set and interests. 

Click here for more information. 

Sullivan Higdon & Sink Spring 2018 Internships

Wichita and Kansas City advertising firm seeks interns for Brand Strategy and Research AND Art Direction/Design. Full-time position, but can be flexible with hours if needed. $10/hr. Applications can be submitted in the form of a cover letter, resume and portfolio (design students only). Send via email directly to nancy.lischer@shscom.com.

Posted: 1/2/18

Institute of Reading Development: Summer Teaching Positions

· Earn more than $6,000 during the summer. Teachers typically earn between $500 and $800 per week while teaching.
· Gain over 500 hours of teacher-training and teaching experience with a variety of age groups.
· Help students of all ages develop their reading skills and ability to become imaginatively absorbed in books.

The Institute of Reading Development is seeking candidates for summer 2018 teaching positions. We seek applicants with an undergraduate degree or higher from any discipline. We provide a paid training program and comprehensive on-going support.

We hire people who:

· Have strong reading skills and read for pleasure
· Are responsible, hard-working, and have good communication and organizational skills
· Will be patient and supportive with students

The Institute teaches developmental reading programs in partnership with the continuing education departments of more than 100 colleges and universities across the United States. Our classes for students of all ages improve their reading skills and teach them to experience absorption in literature.

Click here for more information. 

Posted: 12/18/17

Country Stampede: Event Planning Internship 

For information visit here.

Posted: 11/16/17 

Country Stampede: Marketing Internship 

For information visit here.

Posted: 11/16/17 

American Horse Publications: Student Internship Program 

For information visit here.

Posted: 11/13/17 

GTM Sportswear: Retail Graphic Design Intern 

For information visit here. 

Posted: 11/3/17

2018 Pulliam Journalism Fellowship Program

The 2018 Pulliam Journalism Fellowship Program welcomes applications for the 2018 program. Twenty winners nationwide will be selected for a 10-week internship, which will run from June 4-Aug. 10, 2018 in Indianapolis and Phoenix. The program is flexible on start and finish dates. For more information visit here. 

Posted: 10/31/17 

National Sports Representation and Management Company Internship 

National Sports Representation and Management Company in Colorado Springs offers hands-on internships. This non-paid internship is designed for candidates looking for an educational and hands-on internship. For more information visit here.

Posted: 10/27/17

Publicity and Social Media Internship 

360 Sports Rep (360 Sports) and Pro Football Camp (PFC) in Colorado Springs, CO, offering hands-on publicity and social media internship. Specifically seeking an intern that can work directly with Chief Marketing Officer of 360 Sports and Board Chairperson and Executive Director of PFC on all publicity and social media. Duties will include: drafting a publicity and social media plan; drafting press releases and media alerts; pitching media; coordinating social media posts; creating movies to be utilized through social media; handling media interviews with NFL athletes during PFC week; handling media interviews for NFL Draft prospects, etc.
For more information visit here.

Posted: 10/27/17 

The Eisenhower Foundation

The Eisenhower Foundation offers a hands-on, non-paid internship designed for candidates looking for an educational internship. The Eisenhower Foundation is willing to work with candidate’s college schedule and to help them earn college credits. 
For more information visit here.

Posted: 10/25/17

Pottawatomie County Economic Development Corporation Social Media Intern

$11.00 hour - 6-10 hours per week. Can work remotely, occasional trips to Wamego are needed, especially in the beginning.
Duties include social media monthly calendar management, content development (writing and photography), social media posting.
Contact: janamthomas@k-state.edu

Posted: 10/20/17

AAAS Minority Science Writers Internship

This program places minority students interested in journalism as a career and who want to learn about science writing at Science Magazine for 10 weeks over the summer. Interns experience what it’s like to cover the scientific and technological issues that shape our global community.
For details visit here and to apply visit here

Posted: 10/17/17

CUPA-HR Kansas Chapter Internship

Details: Here

Posted: 10/05/17

Lazy T Ranch Internship

Details: Lazy T Ranch is seeking an intern to assist with marketing and event planning. We provide venues for a variety of events, including weddings, student organization events, family organization activities, public events, educational field trips.
Duties would include assisting with:
Website updates in Joomla and Wordpress
Design to print of marketing pieces
Marketing and outreach to target audiences
Social media and review management
Event planning and management
Skills needed: ability to update websites, use graphic programs, knowledge of social media, organizational skills
Schedule is flexible.
Salary is $9-10 per hour.
Contact:  Chris Wilson

Posted: 09/21/17

Star Tribune Summer Internship


Posted: 09/19/17

JoyRun: Growth Marketing Internship

Details: JoyRun is a mobile app that rewards you for doing favors and food runs for friends. We are a Silicon Valley startup backed by the original investors in Lyft and Airbnb, currently at over 50 campuses nationwide and growing rapidly!
This is a paid internship where you will:
  *   Use your creativity and high energy to help grow JoyRun in Manhattan
  *   Execute marketing campaigns with local partners
  *   Identify and establish partnerships with on and off campus organizations to drive brand excitement and growth
  *   Interpret key performance metrics into meaningful  improvements
  *   Make JoyRun go viral in Manhattan
A strong candidate must be able to commit 10 to 15 hours a week to activities and possesses a mix of creativity and problem-solving skills. Apply here. 

Posted: 09/18/17

K-State Food Pantry Representative

Position: Front Desk
Details: Here

Posted: 09/18/17

K-State Food Pantry Communications and Marketing Associate 

Position: Communications and Marketing Volunteer
Details: Here

Posted: 09/18/17

Manhattan Arts Center Public Relations Internship

The Manhattan Arts Center (MAC) offers PR Internships each semester that focus on promoting our many programs and events. The position focuses on social media posts but the intern works closely with Michelle Ward at the MAC and the rest of the staff to plan, promote, and execute our events, including live theatre, live music, classes, and our galleries. There are opportunities for photography, video production, as well as many paper-based media. While the position is unpaid, interns are given free tickets to our events and may enroll in class for free as well.  Find more information about the position here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/864643 or contact Michelle Ward, Education & Marketing Director, 785-537-4420.

Heartland Soccer Association Marketing/Sales/Advertising Internship

Majors Desired:  Sports Marketing, Non-Profit Management, Business, Journalism and Marketing, or Sports Management, other degrees/majors also considered

About Heartland Soccer Association: Heartland Soccer Association is a (501c3) non-profit organization which creates beneficial partnerships with businesses and organizations throughout the KC Metro to support the largest soccer league in the nation. Heartland Soccer Association is seeking to hire aspiring college students looking to gain experience in business, advertising, marketing, sales and sport and event management in Kansas City and the surrounding area. Learn more: http://heartlandsoccer.net/

Position Description: The intern will be provided with experience in all areas of management of a Youth Sports Program and should have strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media websites (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn). You should be prepared to work in a fast-paced, driven environment. You will be required to assist in various tasks and in all facets of the organization.  
Experience/Skills desired:
•    Online outreach and promotion using Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, Twitter, and more
•    Website and social media optimization
•    Perform analysis of marketing and sales data
•    Seek and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials both on and offline. Communicate via email, phone, and in-person with business owners and marketing specialists in the community Create digital marketing materials
•    Participate in volunteer coordination, office duties, tournaments, special events, and projects
•    Complete office duties
•    Administration of League and Tournaments
•    Establishing/Assisting with community partnerships
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•    PowerPoint, Word and Excel experience

The ability to work on their own and with others is essential and will be considered when choosing the best applicant for this internship position.
Internship is an unpaid position. Has the potential to be considered for credit hours (based on your school’s approval and requirements) Intern Positions available for the Fall and/or Spring Semesters as well as the Summer. Hours 15-30 per week   

Los Angeles Times Internship Program

It's never too early to start thinking about internships for Summer 2018! Check out the details for the Los Angeles Times Internship Program:

Job Description: Interested in working with some of the best journalists around? We offer 10 weeks of intensive, hands-on experience in a region where big stories are the norm. We place interns throughout the L.A. Times: Metro/Local, Sacramento, Sports, Business, Features (Home, Image, Travel, Food, Mind & Body), Arts & Entertainment, Editorial Pages, Washington, D.C., bureau, Photography/Video, Data Desk, Visualization and Data, Design and latimes.com. (Our copy editing intern is selected through the Dow Jones News Fund's national selection process.) These are paid internships and placements usually run from mid-June to late August. Internships are limited to summer unless otherwise noted.

Qualifications: Applicants must be actively working toward an undergraduate or graduate degree and must be eligible to work in the U.S. Graduates may qualify if you've finished school within six months of the start of the internship. Applicants for the visual journalism and most reporting internships must have a valid driver's license and access to a car in good working condition. Internships are for students who have not worked professionally as staff journalists. Little training is offered, so previous internship experience is preferred.

For further information, contact Director of News Development Tracy Boucher at (213) 237-6737 or at tracy.boucher@latimes.com.

Web site: http://www.latimes.com/about/la-los-angeles-times-internship-program-htmlstory.html