App Deadline 2/15/21: Bloomberg-UNC-Berkley Business Journalism Diversity Program

Hampton University juniors and seniors interested in learning about business journalism are encouraged to apply to the Bloomberg-UNC-Berkeley Business Journalism Diversity Program. Two HU students were selected for this program last year, and this is a great opportunity for students who are interested in taking JAC 414 Business Journalism with AD Maier in Fall 2021.

The deadline to apply is FEBRUARY 15. Below is an overview of the program and the application link. It is important to note that this is for students who are not currently studying or have experience with Business Journalism.

About the Program:

The Bloomberg-UNC-Berkeley Business Journalism Diversity Program welcomes students who are interested in learning about business journalism. During the 5 day virtual program from May 17-21, 2021, you'll explore how journalists report effectively on the economy, companies, financial and commodity markets, government and labor where wealth and power converge.

The Bloomberg-UNC-Berkeley Business Journalism Diversity Program has two aims: to introduce current and future journalism students to the dynamic field of business journalism and to increase diversity among journalists reporting on business. It will provide participants unparalleled access to a leading financial news organization, as well as to some of the most influential people in the industry.

Participants of the program will:

Acquire a basic overview of markets and financial concepts. Learn the fundamentals of business journalism, one of the most in-demand fields in media today. Practice writing and reporting techniques via hands-on instruction with Bloomberg journalists. Gain insights on working in a diverse environment and the importance of representation in journalism. Join an accomplished group of fellow students and program alumni who will serve as mentors as you navigate your career path.

WHO SHOULD APPLY?

University students who have a strong interest in pursuing a career in journalism and who are not currently studying business journalism.

?Rising juniors and seniors.

Underrepresented minority students are strongly encouraged to apply.

Full-time international students studying in the U.S. are welcome to apply, but permission from their institution is required in order to issue stipends that may help with connectivity for a virtual program.

Applications are open now through February 15, 2021. Click here to apply.

Publicity Intern (Remote), Lucasfilm - Summer 2021

Publicity Intern (Remote), Lucasfilm - Summer 2021 771438BR

Job Description

The Lucasfilm Publicity department currently has an exciting opportunity for an undergraduate student or recent graduate to work as an intern this summer supporting the legendary Lucasfilm franchise. The Publicity intern would gain first-hand knowledge of what it takes to successfully communicate and promote upcoming projects and our overall public relations strategy – both internally and externally. The Publicity team at Lucasfilm is responsible for promoting upcoming franchise projects and company news both externally and internally. Made of up of a team of experienced publicists, communications professionals and writers, we are responsible for developing the news coming out of Lucasfilm and our legendary franchise, as well as cultivating strong relations with the press, influencers and key partners.

Learn more and apply here.

Responsibilities

The Publicity Intern will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

· Organize PR files on past and present productions, both physical and digital

· Daily press tracking and reporting

· Help coordinate press events, toolkits & talent-handling for upcoming projects

· Assist with presentation prep on PowerPoint, Keynote or other formats

· Assist in creating social media content and monitor corporate social channels

· Assist with the planning and execution of corporate events and internal communications (e.g. intranet, digital screens, etc)

· Coordinate the acquisition of special gifts for VIPs and Make-A-Wish guests

· Respond to fan mail and assist with mailing packages

· Coordinate meeting scheduling--reserve in-house theater and other venues, etc.

· Additional administrative tasks when needed

· Answer PR hotline and route calls as necessary

Basic Qualifications

· Strong Communication Skills: Comfortable and professional communicating via phone and email

· Proficient in Google G Suite, Mac Keynote and database management

· Inquisitive, anxious to learn and does not shy away from "grunt work"

· Strong time management skills; Ability to multitask and prioritize

· Proven ability to work autonomously and in team settings with a positive, proactive attitude

Preferred Qualifications

· Interest in film/entertainment industry

· Social media savvy

· Keeps up with entertainment news

Required Education

Candidates must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Communications, Public Relations, Media, Marketing or related degree or recently graduated within the past 6 months.

Additional Information

Program Eligibility

· Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship OR have graduated from a college/university within the past 6 months

· Must be at least 18 years of age

· Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.

· Must possess unrestricted work authorization

Internship Dates: May/June – August/September

Location: This is a remote internship. The internship requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated work space.

CONVERSION OPPORTUNITY There is no guarantee to become full-time or contract employee following the internship

Franchise Story Development Intern (Remote), Lucasfilm - Summer 2021

Job Description

The Franchise Content & Strategy team oversees the overall content & narrative creative strategy across the Franchise platforms, as well as the associated development and management of story & continuity across animation, games, publishing, consumer products, online, and interactive experiences, developing transmedia narratives as well. The group also liaises with the live-action development team to stay on top of what other stories are in the works, and helps collate and translate the information for broader consumption across the Franchise teams, which also extends to Marketing & PR.

Learn more and apply here.

Responsibilities

Within the Franchise Content & Strategy team responsibilities may include: Going deep into other Franchises and how they are generating more content nowadays, and crafting associated case-studies. Staying on top of current in-market Franchise talent across Animation, Publishing, Video Games, VR, and beyond - tracking interesting talent and writing up descriptions. Helping members of our Continuity quartet track data from scripts, manuscripts, outlines, game design documents, and more. This internship is a great introduction to the world of story development and franchise management, and interns will have an invaluable opportunity to interact with execs in our department on future and active projects across various media.

Basic Qualifications

Excellent verbal and written communication skills required. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively interact with diverse personalities. Strong time management skills; Ability to multi-task and prioritize. Proven ability to work autonomously and in team settings with a positive, pro-active attitude. The ability to uphold a professional level of secrecy given the sensitivity of many projects the team works on. Strong researching skills are a plus, with the ability to clearly and concisely share your findings.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred candidates will have an interest in content development, transmedia creation, franchise management, and demonstrate a creative sensibility.

A strong knowledge and appreciation of the Star Wars galaxy, including the films, animated series, games, and books, is preferred.

Strong writing, fact-checking and proofreading skills are ideal.

Additional Information

Program Eligibility Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship OR have graduated from a college/university within the past 6 months Must be at least 18 years of age Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program. Must possess unrestricted work authorization Internship Dates: May/June – August/September

Location: This is a remote internship. The internship requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated work space.

CONVERSION OPPORTUNITY There is no guarantee to become full-time or contract employee following the internship

ILMxLAB Marketing/PR Intern (Remote), Summer 2021

771434BR

Details below and you can learn more and apply here.

Job Description

Are you interested in being part of the next generation of storytelling using immersive entertainment like virtual reality, mixed reality and more? From a galaxy far, far away to other globally-beloved universes, ILMxLAB's body of work spans multiple award-winning experiences within the premium immersive entertainment space powered by real-time graphics. The team is looking for candidates who are passionate about continuing this mission.

The Marketing/PR Intern will be an integral part of the core team at Lucasfilm's immersive entertainment studio. Your role will support all marketing and publicity efforts for our award-winning portfolio of experiences. Your work will be visible by those inside and outside the organization, giving you an opportunity to shine in your current skillset with room to learn about how marketing and PR supports the game development process and how our studio functions.

Responsibilities

? Support the body of ILMxLAB's portfolio and experiences through various marketing/pr activities. ? Contribute in meetings and help the team achieve high quality, creative results. ? Help track all deliverables and deadlines through scheduling, tracking action items for daily check-ins, note-taking in meetings, and organizing feedback in a fast-paced environment. ? Set up and facilitate meetings for marketing/pr team with internal and external teams. ? Facilitate and support equipment delivery and set-up for remote VIP/executive needs. ? Contribute ideas and track feedback on various campaign materials like trailers, messaging documents, key art, and more. ? Assist in the creation/ideation for social media campaigns for multiple projects. ? Pull regular press breaks and track all campaign coverage. ? Staff remote press days and events for major campaign beats as needed. ? Create journalist/media briefing documents. ? Support all awards, events, talks, and panel submissions. ? Maintain calendar dates for all campaigns and studio activity. ? Complete administrative tasks like calendaring, expense reports, etc. as needed.

Basic Qualifications

? Excellent written and verbal communication skills. ? Self-motivated, organized, and proactive with the ability to see projects through while juggling competing priorities and deadlines. ? Composure, tact, and discretion with sensitive information and high-profile individuals. ? Technologically savvy: You are someone who is able to work with tech efficiently across a number of software programs (Google Drive, Gmail). ? Quick learner: You are able to adapt to new processes, advanced technologies, and ideas. ? Problem solver: When confronted with challenges, you are able to calmly assess, consult with your team, and leverage options before taking action. You focus on finding solutions instead of dwelling on the problem. ? Interested in the technology sector, storytelling, virtual reality/video games/software development, and project management.

Preferred Qualifications

? Graphic design skills with an eye for brand appropriate and elevated creative. ? Proficiency with Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, InDesign, and/or Premiere. ? Video editing/content creation experience for social media/digital (short form videos). ? Familiarity/experience using virtual reality hardware and software (Oculus).

Additional Information

Program Eligibility

· Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship OR have graduated from a college/university within the past 6 months

· Must be at least 18 years of age

· Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.

· Must possess unrestricted work authorization

Internship Dates: May/June – August/September

Location: This is a remote internship. The internship requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated work space.

CONVERSION OPPORTUNITY There is no guarantee to become full-time or contract employee following the internship

Category

Marketing and Promotions Job Type

Temporary/Seasonal Professional Internship

City: San Francisco

State/Province: CA

Postal Code: 94129

2/28/21 Deadline: JoAnne Robinson Memorial Scholarship Award for broadcast journalism students

WEWS News 5 in Cleveland, Ohio is currently accepting applications for the annual JoAnne Robinson Memorial Scholarship Award. The scholarship is open to African American college students nationwide who are majoring in broadcast journalism.

There is no application form for this scholarship, all required materials are listed in the attached brochure and below.

* Applicant must be a full-time college student with a major in broadcast journalism and should be African American.

* Scholarship is open to students nationwide.

* Scholarship is one time only, cannot be renewed and is open to students going into their sophomore, junior or senior year.

* Applicant does not have to prove financial need.

* Applicant must exemplify qualities demonstrated by JoAnne Robinson – hardworking, detail oriented, strong communication and interpersonal skills and a dedication to excellence, personally and professionally.

* Applicant must submit academic records (transcripts), a written statement describing personal background, goals, values and characteristics distinguishing the student, making him/her a candidate worthy of recognition.

* Applicant should also submit statement from at least one college professor.

Application deadline is February 28, 2021.

Internship (3/1/21 Deadline): Veterinary Information News Network

The Veterinary Information Network News Service is accepting applications for its summer 2021 news reporting internship.

We are seeking a wordsmith who is deeply curious about the world, dogged in the pursuit of answers and a stickler for accuracy, with the self-discipline to work from home.

The VIN News Service is an independent media outlet that reports news of interest and importance to veterinarians around the world. The topics we cover span business, medicine, science, technology, government and the law. VIN News is part of the Veterinary Information Network, an online membership community for veterinarians.

VIN is based in Davis, California, but the VIN News staff works remotely. The intern will communicate with the news team primarily by Slack, telephone, email and Zoom. The position is 25 to 30 hours a week for 10 to 12 weeks, with flexible start and end dates to accommodate the intern's academic calendar.

The internship is an opportunity to publish substantial bylined articles (upwards of 1,000 words); identify and develop story ideas; practice investigative reporting techniques; edit and proofread; and, if interested, help develop podcasts. An outstanding performer may be invited to continue working with VIN after the internship is complete.

To apply:

Email us at dropboxnews@vin.com with your resume, three nonfiction writing samples (news clips preferred if available), two references, and responses to the following

1. Find a story on http://news.vin.com that captures your interest and attention. In 200-400 words, explain and elaborate on your reaction to it.

2. Imagine you are assigned a story about Best Dog Food Ever, which has just announced a recall due to contamination of its kibble that appears to have sickened dozens of dogs, some fatally. You would like to interview the company's head of quality control. Write the subject line and body of an email in which you introduce yourself, explain the story you are working on and request an interview.

3. What sources do you turn to for news? Why are these your preferred sources

4. In video of one to two minutes, introduce yourself and tell why you are interested in exploring a career in journalism. If reporting on veterinary medicine and the veterinary profession are of particular interest to you, explain why.

Application deadline: March 1.

NFL Films Summer Internships

NFL Films - through the Emma Bowen Foundation -- is recruiting summer interns for various open non-sports-affiliated opportunities with some of the nation's largest media and technology companies:

Roles are at NFL Films for students interested in cinematography, creative producing, archival research/media services, footage research & acquisition, production budgeting & management, and interview coordination.

If you know a current college junior interested in working for the NFL, please apply to Emma Bowen Foundation.

The organization is particularly interested in students for the Mount Laurel, NJ positions with NFL Films.

In addition to roles in NY and LA, here are just a few other locations the foundation is reviewing for:

local news stations in Madison, WI; Binghamton, NY; Kansas City, MO; Dallas, TX; Cincinnati, OH; Louisville, KY nonprofit journalism partners in cities in North Carolina and Georgia; Detroit, MI; St. Louis, MO; Sacramento, CA; Philadelphia, PA media companies in Knoxville, TN; San Francisco, CA; Atlanta, GA; Washington, DC

NFL Films Summer 2021 Internship Program

COMPANY INFORMATION: Winner of 131 Emmy Awards, NFL FILMS is widely recognized as the most honored filmmaker in sports and is credited with revolutionizing the way America watches football and sports in general. Each year NFL FILMS produces more than 600 hours of new NFL programming for NFL Network, ESPN, HBO, Showtime, all major broadcast and numerous cable networks, NFL.com, and content-streaming platforms. Additionally, NFL FILMS provides audio/visual and engineering support for other divisions of the NFL.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW: The NFL FILMS Internship Program is a paid opportunity. Participants in the program have the chance to experience one of the most unique learning environments in the television and film industries.

The NFL FILMS Internship Program is known for offering a hands-on approach to learning. Our award-winning staff is willing to assist and mentor those individuals with a serious desire to further their studies and achieve their career goals. Incorporated into the internship program are seminars that cover topics such as navigating the unique employment landscape in this industry, the importance of networking, freelancing, and Q-&-A sessions with executives and former interns. Additionally, we provide time for interns to observe and experience all phases of our operations in film and video production as well as the opportunity to work on one's own project to upgrade his or her skills and demo reel, if applicable.

Learn more here.

Remote Strategic Communications Internship Opportunity: MBooth, NYC

M Booth is an integrated communications agency based in New York City, with presence in San Francisco that focuses on Traditional PR, Digital and Influencer Marketing, Organic Social Media, Branded Content, Creative Innovation and Design, Analytics, Research and more. We are currently looking for our 2021 Winter/Spring Intern to join our agency on the Corporate team! This is an excellent growth opportunity for an Intern to help with administrative and media relations support for our clients.

The Corporate team is where critical thinking meets creativity: we are fun, collaborative, hardworking and strategic. You are someone who loves to keep learning and will bring energy, excitement and passion into the position.

LINK TO APPLY: Job Application for Intern, Corporate at M Booth

The M Boother We're Looking For:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent 0-1 years of experience (internships included). Interest and/or experience in corporate communications and/or B2B marketing and communications Strong writing skills Positive and flexible attitude with a strong sense of humor Proactive and curious mindset

Operational Details:

Duration: 16 weeks Hours: 40 hours/week Compensation: $17/hour Location: Remote

In the wake of COVID-19, we are anticipating being remote for the foreseeable future and thus are open to having our intern class be remote

Deadline Feb. 5: BCW Offers Strategic Communications Internships

BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), one of the world's largest global public relations firms, is sponsoring t he HAROLD Summer Internship Program. The program is considered one of the most advanced trainings of its kind for rising seniors and May 2021 graduates looking to push their critical thinking and know-how to the limit during an exhilarating 10-week experience.

During this paid internship, students work alongside top professionals in the field, participating in everything from strategy discussions to creative sessions aimed at capturing national news, shaping public opinion and sparking community engagement.

The HAROLD Internship Program culminates in a real-world client challenge where interns research, design and present a campaign to the agency's senior management, and receive feedback, tips and insights that would ordinarily take years to obtain.

The summer internship program offers an invaluable career-development experience that often leads to employment opportunities at BCW after graduation. The application will be open at www.bcw-global.com from December 7, 2020 to February 5, 2021.

Founded by the merger of Burson-Marsteller and Cohn & Wolfe, BCW delivers digitally and data-driven creative content and integrated communications programs grounded in earned media and scaled across all channels for clients in the B2B, consumer, corporate, crisis management, CSR, healthcare, public affairs and technology sectors. BCW is part of the WPP (NYSE:WPP), a creative transformation company.

Advance Local Seeking News Interns for Oregonian Media Group

The Oregonian Media Group is seeking news interns. This digital-first reporting position is 40 hours per week and includes some nights and weekends. Our interns are an integral part of our staff, covering a wide variety of topics, including public safety, education and government.

To learn more, see link:

https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?d=AdvanceLocalExternalCareerSite&_icx=v02ZsMTPY_LQo6hbpkDniI0FzFJz7J43nXnFlnAcWU8XAy6LiUbeI6WAp1a5Fu%2FsKAO&c=2171807&_dissimuloSSO=VClngbTXrKk:qUSwy7uvpL4QGVfTVDLf8A8x-Ns#/

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