Category Archives: Internships

Internship alert!

If you’re a PR/marketing student seeking an internship opportunity within the health care field, an avid learner who’s interested in building a social media/email marketing campaign, with basic-intermediate skills in content creation, please email Ava for inquiries: ava@hospiceadvisors.com

Internship alert! DTE Energy

DTE Energy is now hiring a co-op (multi-term intern). Consider applying if you’re a junior/senior, have excellent writing skills, and have previous experience. This is a PAID internship. For more information and to apply, click here.

Job Summary

Responsible for working in conjunction with communication specialists and assigned business units to write, edit, and proofread various internal and external communications programs, including, but not limited to: feature articles, publications, brochures, investor/public relations materials, presentations, advertising, press releases, speeches, etc.

Key Accountabilities

  1. Work with Corporate Communications team and leadership to develop and execute effective communications to support and help achieve the enterprise and business unit specific priorities.
  2. Write, edit, revise, and proofread various internal and external communications.
  3. Manage information and conduct research.
  4. Meet with business unit clients to gain understanding of communication objectives and campaigns. Develop and executes communications plans.
  5. Research media coverage and industry trends.
  6. Assist with and contribute to communications strategy for the company and assigned business unit.
  7. Make recommendations on further development and advancement of electronic communications and media.
  8. Actively involved in the content development process, including generating story ideas, managing deadlines, design, and production.

Internship alert! Identity PR

If you are a junior or senior looking for a PAID internship, Identity PR, an integrated public relations firm located in Bingham Farms, Mich., is currently hiring summer interns, one candidate for their media relations and marketing team and one candidate for their social media team. Click here to apply!

 

Internship alert! Inteva Products

Are you a sophomore or junior PR major still looking for an internship? Inteva Products, LLC, a Tier-1 global automotive supply company located in Troy, Mich., is currently seeking a full-time global marketing and communications intern. This is a paid internship and the intern would ideally work 5 hours/day, 5 days/week through the summer and school year. To fill out the application, click here. Additionally, you must send your resume to Danielle Leone.

 

Internship alert! EMU’s Center for Digital Engagement

Still looking for a summer internship? EMU’s Center for Digital Engagement, in conjunction with Ann Arbor SPARK, is currently seeking summer interns for its third digital Summer Clinic Internship from mid June through mid August. This internship is perfect for anyone looking to gain resume building experience. Positions pay $15/hour and require 10 hours per week. The deadline to apply is May 7, 2017. Click here for the application.

“According to CDE and SPARK, “Successful applicants will work on a digital project with a company in SPARK’s high tech incubator. You will also pass a professional certification exam and develop an online portfolio to showcase your achievements. Typically, clinic projects have been multidisciplinary ranging from database design and front end web development to content creation and advertising. You are not expected to come in as an expert in any of these areas, just to possess the willingness to work and learn.”

Feel free to attend the information session held by CDE and SPARK on Tuesday, March 21 at 4 p.m. in room 114. According to CDE and SPARK, the session “will include founders of companies who have worked with clinic students in the past as well as a long-term graduate who has gone on to build her career at Google. The session will also have recent program participants for you to talk to about their experience.”
 
 

Institute on Political Journalism internship: Application deadline extended to April 5!

Interested in communications, public relations, or journalism? Apply for an internship with the Institute on Political Journalism! For more information and application details, please read below:

Institute on Political Journalism in Washington, DC

www.DCinternships.org/IPJ

June 4 – July 29

Extended Deadline: April 5, 2017

**Scholarship Funding Available**

Are you still deciding what to do this summer? Want to take a big step in your journalism or public relations career? There are numerous quality internships still available. It’s not too late to spend 8 weeks in Washington, DC completing an internship, earning credit, and expanding your professional network.

As the new administration works to get their team in place and implement their agenda headline breaking news is happening around the clock!

JOURNALISM + COMMUNICATIONS INTERNSHIPS

We have been running academic internship programs for almost 50 years and through our comprehensive institutes all participants will be placed in an internship within one of the following types of organizations:

  • Print or broadcast media outlet
  • News service
  • Internet publication
  • Public relations firm
  • Capitol Hill press office
  • Advocacy organization

Our staff works to place you with an organization that fits your skills and career goals. You’ll gain real-world experience that will set you apart when it’s time to find your first job after graduation. Click here for a list of sample internship sites.

HOUSING

Live in the heart of Washington, DC on George Washington University’s campus, just steps from the Lincoln Memorial and Department of State. Roommate matching with other program participants is included. Click here to learn more about housing accommodations and the neighborhood.

COURSES FOR CREDIT

Maximize your summer by also taking courses between 3 and 9 credits from George Mason University. Take courses designed for journalism and communication majors and choose from a variety of engaging electives. Learn from Professor Richard Benedetto, founding White House and Campaign Reporter for USA TODAY. His internship seminar will give you an insider’s view of political reporting. You’ll also hear from Pulitzer Prize winning guest speakers. Click here to read more about the courses.

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING

Over 70% of our students receive scholarship awards based on financial need and merit and funding is still available. Awards typically range from $1,000 -$4,500.

APPLICATION

Students are encouraged to visit www.DCinternships.org/IPJ for more information and to begin an online application. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through the April 5 extended deadline. Students will be notified of their admission decision within two weeks of completing an application. Questions may be directed to admissions@tfas.org or 202.986.0384.

SEE WHAT ALUMNI ARE SAYING

Check out this recent blog entry to read a profile of DCinternships program alumnus David Muir, lead anchor on ABC’s Word News Tonight.

“I got to write front-page stories for the Washington Times and I made friendships that will last a lifetime. It’s safe to say that this summer was anything but ordinary.”

Emma Patton, Oklahoma Baptist University

Intern, The Washington Times

Visit www.DCinternships.org/Alumni to read more testimonials from past program participants.

 

Summer internship opportunities with Governor Rick Snyder!

Are you still on the hunt for summer internships? There are currently internship positions available with Governor Rick Snyder! For more information and to apply, click here.