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paid Internships

American Civil Liberties Union

Paid (stipend), full-time, multiple internships offered each semester nationally.

Internships available in political advocacy, human resources, communications, IT, media relations, editorial communications, smart justice, national security project, racial justice, product and technology, and more.

For nearly 100 years, the ACLU has been our nation’s guardian of liberty, working in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and the laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country. Whether it’s achieving full equality for LGBT people, establishing new privacy protections for our digital age of widespread government surveillance, ending mass incarceration, or preserving the right to vote or the right to have an abortion, the ACLU takes up the toughest civil liberties cases and issues to defend all people from government abuse and overreach. With more than 4 million members, activists, and supporters, the ACLU is a nationwide organization that fights tirelessly in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington, D.C., to safeguard everyone’s rights.

To search and apply for internships, follow the link.

https://www.aclu.org/careers/internships/

Audubon

Paid and unpaid, full-time and part-time, available all semesters. Internships available nationally.

Internships available in education, public policy, development, science and land stewardship, editorial, PR/communications, and more.

Audubon’s mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity. Audubon offers internships in the following areas: Education, Public Policy, Development, Science and Land Stewardship.

To search and apply for these internships, follow this link and filter for internships

https://careers-audubon.icims.com/jobs/search?ss=1&searchCategory=124195

http://www.audubon.org/content/internships

Burson, Cohn & Wolfe (BCW) Communications

Paid, full time, available all semesters. Internships available in various national and international locations. The main internship is called Harold Burson Summer Internship Program, which is only offered in the summer semester.

BCW is the world's first and only agency created to deliver integrated communications solutions across all sectors on a global scale. We build big, insight-driven ideas that connect people and brands across the globe. Our proprietary research and discovery processes ensure that we meet the right audiences in the right place at the right time. And our creative, media and technology capabilities guarantee that when we do, it’s unforgettable.

To apply, search google for “Harold Burson Summer Internship Program BCW”. They take down this site after the internship application has ended. They most likely post this internship between October and March.

https://bcw-global.com/careers/

https://bcw-emea.workable.com/

Council on Foreign Relations - Robina Franklin Williams Internship

Paid, Part-time, available all semesters.

Internships available in many policy areas, editorial, marketing, multimedia, advertising, business design, global business, communication, media relations, economics, outreach, publication, and more.

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators and students, civic and religious leaders, and other interested citizens in order to help them better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries. The Robina Franklin Williams Internship at CFR was established for undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates looking to make a career in the field of international relations. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

To apply, follow the link below and review the open internship position and scroll to the bottom and read the directions for applying for the Robina Franklin Williams Internship (this is the payment portion of these internships).

https://www.cfr.org/career-opportunities/volunteer-internships

Curran & Connors

Paid, unknown internship semesters.

We specialize in the design and production of annual reports and corporate communications. We are a growing Company with sixteen offices that serve our client base from New York to San Francisco. We have created an intern program for students who aspire to a career in either graphic design or graphic production. Our goal is to introduce each intern to the business of the area of his or her interest.

To apply, please contact: internship@curran-connors.com and check the Curran and Connors LinkedIn job page.

https://www.curran-connors.com/

Discovery

Paid, full-time. Internships available nationally and internationally.

Internships in Marketing, Production, Sales, Communications, Publicity, Social Media, TV Production, TV Development, Graphic Design, Licensing, Accounting, Finance, Business and Legal Affairs, IT, Human Resources, TV Programming and Scheduling, and more!

Discovery Interns are explorers, they dive headfirst into the world in front of them. They aren’t afraid to be uncomfortable and boldly embrace any obstacle or challenge as an opportunity to excel. They walk confidently into the uncharted territory and make the most of their experiences. They ask the questions that go beyond the surface.

To search for these internships and to apply, follow this link and filter search for position type: intern.

https://hub-discovery.icims.com/jobs/search?ss=1&searchPositionType=8710

Dow Jones & Companies (Wall Street Journal)

Paid, full-time and part-time. Internships available every semester, however summer semester is when most internships are offered. Internships both nationally and internationally.

Application timeline: for most summer internships, applications are due in October.

Internships in Marketing, Sales, Human Resources, Tax, Business Analyst, Innovation, Data Strategy, Customer Service, Journalism, Reporting, Graphic Design, Photography, Interior Design, Architecture, Facilities, and more!

United by our ambition, the Dow Jones Customer group will attract and retain customers by creating distinctive experiences and valued relationships for mutual profit. We work across all of the elite Dow Jones brands to appeal to a broad, high-level client base and provide a distinctive experience to each one. In addition, the group’s focus is on consistently providing excellent service and developing and nurturing valued, lasting relationships with our customers.

To search and apply for these internships, follow this link and filter search for intern.

https://dowjones-internships.jobs/jobs/

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

paid, full-time. summer only, internships available in DC and other offices nationally.

Application Timeline: Applications are open September- mid October for following summer.

Our 10-week paid internship for undergraduate and graduate students offers an unparalleled opportunity to work alongside FBI employees and get a head start on an exceptional career. (Honors Internship Program)

To apply, first meet with Ryan Vogel (ryan.vogel@uvu.edu), then proceed to apply online.

https://www.fbijobs.gov/students/undergrad

Fox News

Paid, full-time and part-time. Internships available every semester, with a focus on summer internships.

The Fox News College Associate Program is for motivated college students who are passionate about the news industry. College Associates are paid to gain real world work experience with guidance from top news professionals. College Associates are assigned to a department that matches their skill set, work experience and career aspirations.

To search and apply for internships, follow the link and filter the job function by intern.

https://foxcareers.com/Search

Grayling

Paid, full-time. Internships available nationally and internationally.

Grayling interns have the opportunity to actively participate in a wide range of accounts and learn industry best-practices through hands-on experience. From corporate communications to media relations to IR and corporate transaction support, we fully integrate our interns into account teams, allowing them direct client interaction and the opportunity to contribute in the decision-making and deliverable execution process. Whether our interns decide to stay at Grayling, or pursue other opportunities, they leave our program having a vast understanding of the industry, and are prepared for long-term career success. Look for Work Experience positions.

To search and apply for internships, follow this link and filter for internships.

www.grayling.com/us/en/careers#

HSBC Bank

Paid, full-time. Internships offered almost exclusively in the summer. Internships offered nationally and internationally.

Application timeline: The applications usually open between August-October.

Internships available in global banking, global markets, global research, commercial banking, private banking, retail banking, wealth management, and more.

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organizations. Our global businesses serve more than 40 million customers worldwide through a network that covers 65 countries and territories. At HSBC, we are committed to providing the very best in learning and development opportunities. HSBC offers you a structured internship program with a variety of experiences, product and functional training, and a unique opportunity to gain experience with meaningful assignments.

To search and apply for internships, follow this link.

https://www.hsbc.com/careers/students-and-graduates/student-opportunities

Hunter Public Relations

Paid, full-time. Internships are offered exclusively in the summer.

Application timeline: The application opens in January.

Hunter is a strategic and creative communications partner that earns consumer attention for leading brands around the world. Interns are fully-functioning team members working on active agency accounts. Interns report to an account executive or senior account executive and are generally assigned to 2–3 main client projects. Duties include drafting press materials, building media lists, brainstorming ideas, researching ideas, pitching media and planning event logistics. PRSSA involvement is a bonus.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to internship@hunterpr.com

http://www.hunterpr.com/contact/be-a-hunter/internships

iHeartMedia

Paid and unpaid, full-time and part time. Internships available nationally.

Internships in Marketing, Promotions, Radio, Audio Production, Web Development, Video Editing, and more!

As the leading media company in America, iHeartMedia delivers music, news, talk, sports and other content to diverse audiences across multiple platforms, including: broadcast stations; online, via iHeartRadio and on its stations' hundreds of websites; HD digital radio channels; satellite; smartphones; iPads and other tablets; in-vehicle entertainment and navigation systems; and via live events.

To search and apply for internships, follow this link and filter for intern.

https://iheartmedia.dejobs.org/ 

JP Morgan & Chase Co

Paid, full-time. Internships available nationally and internationally. Summer is the most popular internship semester. These internships are meant for those entering their Junior Year.

Internship application timeline: Summer applications are due around October 1st.

Internships available in client banking, middle market banking, markets, compliance, investment banking, global finance, business management, auditing, commercial real estate, software engineer, research, risk management, wealth management, asset management, and more.

JP Morgan is one of the world’s oldest and leading financial services firm, which currently operates in over 100 countries. There are dozens of internship programs available, all throughout New York and the world. Internships can last anywhere from a semester to a few years. Opportunities are available in finance, analysis, investment, corporate/commercial banking, treasury management, operations, risk management, and many more.

To search and apply for internships, follow this link.

https://careers.jpmorgan.com/us/en/students/programs

Ketchum Public Relations

Paid, full-time or part-time. Internships available every semester, but summer semester only offers full-time internships. Internships are available nationally and internationally.

PR interns with the Fellows Program will do creative work projects, research, event planning, writing, and media events. As a spring or fall intern, you will spend up to 20 hours per week working in a Ketchum office. Ketchum fellows/interns attend in-house classes, serve as active members of account teams, and act as influential players in their group's internship project. PRSSA involvement is a bonus.

To search and apply for internships, follow the link and filter by “intern”.

https://careers-ketchum.icims.com/jobs/search?ss=1&searchKeyword=intern

https://www.ketchum.com/fellows-internships/

The Madison Square Garden Company

Paid, full-time and part-time. Internships available every semester.

Internships available in communications, public relations, internal audit, finance, accounting, human resources, marketing, sales/partnerships, venue operations, productions, technology, theatre productions, and creative/graphic design.

The Madison Square Garden Company manages some of the most recognizable entities in the entertainment including: Radio City Music Hall, The Rockets, The New York Nicks, The New York Rangers, and many more. Student opportunities are available in all facets of including MSG Sports, MSG Media, MSG Entertainment, as well as throughout other corporate divisions.

To search and apply for these internships, follow this link and filter the “functional area” for “student opportunities”.

https://careers-msg.icims.com/jobs/search?ss=1&searchCategory=21304

Major League Baseball

Paid and unpaid, full-time and part-time. Internships are available every semester, however, summer semester is the main focus. Internships are based out of the New York City Office.

Internships available in all areas of business operations, technology, graphic design, and communications.

MLB Internship positions are designed to provide exceptional students, who are interested in a career in sports, with a unique opportunity to learn about the diverse business operations of Major League Baseball. Those candidates selected for the Program will gain invaluable work experience through challenging project assignments, information sessions hosted by MLB senior management, and various other events organized by the recruitment team.

To search and apply for internship, follow the link and filter by “internships”.

http://mlb.mlb.com/careers/index.jsp

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Paid and unpaid, full-time and part time. (Paid during summer, Unpaid during spring/fall)

Application timeline: Fall- June // Spring- October // Summer- January

Internships available in archives, building and construction, communications, marketing, conservation, curatorial, design, digital, editorial, education, finance, government affairs, imaging (photography), information systems and technology, institutional advancement, registrar, scientific research, library, and more!

The Met offers over forty different department areas for interns to choose from. All interns participate in a weekly program introducing them to projects, activities, and staff throughout the museum. This might include talks in the galleries, presentations by staff, lunches with individual staff, or behind-the-scenes tours of Museum departments. Students of all majors are encouraged to apply. The summer internship is also known as “The Museum Seminar (MuSe) Internship Program.

To search and apply for internships, follow this link, select your intended semester and follow the application process indicated.

https://www.metmuseum.org/about-the-met/internships/undergraduate-and-graduate-students

Any questions can be emailed to collegeprograms@metmuseum.org.

Nation Institute

Paid, full-time. Six month internship from January-July only.

Application timeline: The application usually closes in October.

Editorial interns experience a comprehensive immersion into The Nation and TheNation.com’s editorial processes. These interns' primary responsibilities include fact-checking for the magazine and website, providing research support to Nation writers and editors, and assisting bloggers on TheNation.com. Interns are not expected to arrive with fact-checking or digital media experience and will be extensively trained in those areas, though a familiarity with The Nation and the range of issues we cover is essential.

To apply, follow the link below. You will need a cover letter, resume, two letters of recommendation and answers to the application questions to apply.

https://www.thenation.com/apply-to-be-an-intern/

www.nationinstitute.org/internships

NBC Universal

Paid, full-time and part-time. Internships available every semester. Internships available both nationally and in the United Kingdom and Singapore.

Application timeline: Fall internship open in March, Spring internships open in August, and Summer internships open in November.

Internships available in animation production, art and design, business development and strategy, finance, marketing, communications, public relations, human resources, content development, programming, digital media, editorial, finance, human resources, legal and business affairs, marketing, production, research and analytics, sales, sourcing and procurement, technology and engineering, and more.

The NBCUniversal Internship Program is an experience like no other. We offer a diverse range of internships that provide a unique experience across our iconic portfolio of brands. Through unparalleled access to the best in the business, hands-on training and one-of-a-kind networking events, our interns have the chance to influence change. Our interns are ambitious, innovative and savvy. They shape the way we do things. Here you can contribute as content creators, problem solvers & innovators. Here you can learn the power and possibilities of media and technology. Here you can go far.

To search and apply for these internships, follow this link (scroll down) and search for your ideal location.

https://www.nbcunicareers.com/internships

NPR

Paid, full-time, available all semesters and in various locations national (California, NYC, Chicago, Boston, etc.)

Internships available in NPR programs and news units, digital, and corporate areas (finance, marketing, communications, human resources, IT, legal, business development, library, sponsorships, communication, multimedia, social media, communications, journalism, etc.)

NPR is a mission-driven, multimedia news organization and radio program producer. It is a network with a strong base of Member Stations and supporters nationwide. The NPR employees are innovators and developers - exploring new ways to serve the public via digital platforms and improved technologies. NPR is also the leading membership and representation organization for public radio. From Day 1, interns at NPR are given real-world, hands-on responsibilities. Working alongside top professionals in the field, interns do meaningful work across a variety of departments at NPR.

To apply, complete the application online.

http://www.npr.org/about-npr/181881227/want-to-be-an-npr-intern

Penguin Random House

Paid, Part-time, available all semesters.

Internships available in adult & children’s divisions in business areas such as contracts, editorial, finance, graphic design, managing editorial, marketing, online marketing, production, publicity, sales, subsidiary rights, and operations.

To search and apply for internships, follow the link

https://careers.penguinrandomhouse.com/internships/

Ross Dress For Less Buying or Planning Internship

Paid, full-time, available summer semester.

As an intern, you will work side by side with our expert buying and planning teams. You’ll gain hands-on experience and learn what it takes to buy brands customers want at great values. You’ll be challenged to generate meaningful business ideas, culminating in a final project which you will present to senior management. Throughout the internship, you’ll gain a taste for the culture of the company, all while having fun and learning about yourself!

To apply, follow the link and select “Apply for an Internship”. Then proceed to select the desired internship option.

https://jobs.rossstores.com/creative/campus

Sony Pictures

Paid, full-time and part-time. Internships available every semester. Internships offered both nationally and internationally.

Internships available in Advertising, Publicity, Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Ad Sales, media relations, and more.

Sony Pictures Classics (SPC) specializes in the acquisition, marketing, and distribution of prestigious foreign and American independent films. Operations include booking theatres, shipping prints, billing, and collections, overseeing the creation of ad campaigns and trailers, and implementing creative marketing strategies tailor-made for each picture. SPC releases have been nominated for over 20 Academy Awards.

To search and apply for these internships, follow this link and filter search for intern

http://www.sonypicturesjobs.com/searchopportunities

Taylor Global

Paid, full-time. Internships available all semesters. Internships available nationally.

You are eager to learn, motivated to succeed, and are looking for an internship that will put you on a Public Relations career path; Taylor may be the place for you. Our interns receive one-on-one time with top executives, learn strong media relations skills, attend and participate in events, and get hands-on experience in all key aspects of the public relations business. Our client partners are some of the top consumer brands, offering a variety of challenging communication, public relations and digital experiences. Interns gain exposure to conducting media research, participating in creative brainstorming sessions, assisting with event planning, researching and writing press releases, experience with the social and digital side of PR.

To search and apply for internships, follow the link and select the “HERE” in how to apply OR search in open positions for “intern”

https://taylorstrategy.com/opportunities/#internships

Time Warner

Paid, full-time and part-time. Internships available nationally and internationally. Internships available all semesters.

Internships available in product management, animation, trade marketing, cinematic layout, public relations, content programming, data engineer, data analyst, communications, business development, and more.

An internship with one of our divisions will not only provide you with valuable experience in media and entertainment, but an opportunity to develop key skills and build your network while learning and having fun within businesses at the top of their industries. Various internship programs are offered across our divisions. Interns are paid hourly. Students should have a strong academic record (3.0 strongly preferred). Search for internships on career page.

To search and apply for internships, follow the link and filter the position type by intern.

www.timewarner.com/careers 

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Unpaid Internships

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF)

Unpaid, part-time/full-time, available at locations nationally every semester. (NSS applicable)

ATF is a unique law enforcement agency in the United State Department of Justice that protects our communities from violent criminals, criminal organizations, the illegal use and trafficking of firearms, the illegal use and storage of explosives, acts of arson and bombings, acts of terrorism, and the illegal diversion of alcohol and tobacco products. Background check required. Interns will support the field, run paperwork, complete desk job requirements, focus on current casework, and may attend court to witness Agents testifying in federal court. Students may also be able to watch a polygraph test.

To apply, submit your resume along with a message specifying the city and state to which you wish to volunteer and the semesters/time you are available to work (cover letter) to internships@atf.gov.

https://www.atf.gov/careers/internships

Council on Foreign Relations Volunteer Internships

Unpaid, full-time, available all semesters.

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators and students, civic and religious leaders, and other interested citizens in order to help them better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries. CFR has internship opportunities in both Washington, D.C. and New York City. Some of the internships they offer deal with Congress and U.S foreign policy, defense, political and economic reform in the Middle East and global communications.

To apply, complete the application online.

https://www.cfr.org/career-opportunities/volunteer-internships

Feintuch Communications

Pay unknown, full-time, available all semesters.

Headquartered in New York City, Feintuch Communications is an award-winning strategic relations firm offering clients an integrated blend of public relations, social media, advertising/marketing, investor relations, web/digital marketing and other services to meet their business objectives. We specialize in b-to-b and b-to-c programs with a focus in technology, financial services, advertising and media, clean energy and professional services. Feintuch Communications prides itself on its strong service ethic, senior counselor involvement, hands-on support and entrepreneurial orientation.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to internship@feintuchpr.com

www.feintuchcommunications.com

*Good Housekeeping Magazine

Pay unknown, full-time and part-time, available all semesters.

Application timeline: Fall- July// Spring- November // Summer- April

Internships available in: Editorial, Online, Home & Decorating, Test Kitchen, Fashion, Photography, and Art.

For more than 130 years, Good Housekeeping has served as a go-to resource for almost everything in your life, bringing you immediate solutions and trusted, expert advice. Powered by the expertise of the century-old Good Housekeeping Institute, our editors are here to connect you with real-life experts and who-knew life tricks to get things done, and have fun doing them. We can help you keep your to-do list manageable, and find inspiring-but-easy changes to make in your home, your wardrobe, your beauty routine, and in life. We also sprinkle in inspiring stories, funny anecdotes, and lots of pretty pictures to fill your Pinterest boards with. Our philosophy is simple: Life should be full of pleasures, not chores.

To apply, follow the link and applications instructions for the interested internship.

http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/about/internships

*LDS Public and International Affairs Office

Unpaid, full-time, available every semester.

Public affairs internships are full-time and are open every semester. Students will work as an aide in the office and assist with planning events to help strengthen relationships with ambassadors to the United Nations, Consuls General, diplomats, and leaders of various faiths. Interns must have a 3.5 GPA to apply.

To apply, email the UVU internship manager of government and high impact internships. jakell.larson@uvu.edu

publicaffairs.lds.org

*The United Nations

Unpaid, full-time. Internships available all semesters. Internships primarily available in NYC, however, there are also internships located internationally.

Internships available in every major and interest area.

Gain experience in solving problems everywhere: from ending conflict and alleviating poverty, to combating climate change and defending human rights. The objective of the internship is to give you a first-hand impression of the day-to-day working environment of the United Nations. You will be given a real chance to work with UN employees. As part of the team, working directly with outstanding and inspiring career professionals and senior management, you will be exposed to high-profile conferences, participate in meetings, and contribute to analytical work as well as organizational policy of the United Nations. Initially you will take on the amount of responsibility you can shoulder; the potential for growth, however, is yours to develop.

To search and apply for internships, follow the link and click “job openings” (left side) and then filter by internships. You can also search by internship location.

https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=IP

World Federalist Movement

Unpaid, full-time, sporadic availability. Internships also available in other locations.

Internships available in finance, programs and departments, and more.

The World Federalist Movement-Institute for Global Policy (WFM-IGP) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization committed to the realization of global peace and justice through the development of democratic institutions and the application of international law. The WFM-IGP offers internships for the Coalition for the International Court and the International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect.

To apply, complete application online.

http://www.wfm-igp.org/internships

How to Apply

Interested students from all majors should contact:

Jakell Larson

Jakell Larson

Manager, Government and High Impact Internships

jakell.larson@uvu.edu

801.863.7436 | LC 410K