Internships of the Week: Exploratory

Apply Now for a 2020 MADE Internship!

The MADE (Marketing and Advertising Education) internship is a leadership development program for students interested in becoming the future leaders of the marketing and advertising industry. Founded as a partnership between the ANA’s Educational Foundation and the Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing, the MADE internship places you in a summer intern program at one of more than 40 premier companies, with participants including MasterCard, IBM, Hyatt, Sephora, BBDO, McCann, Ogilvy & Mather, Viacom, and NBC

Positioned as the “common app” for summer internships, this paid program is designed to provide students with the skills, the mentors, and the training that will help them thrive in the industry.

The deadline to apply to the Marketing and Advertising Education (MADE) internship program is Friday, January 10th

Review this list of Frequently Asked Questions to assist you during your application process.  Completed applications are already being reviewed, so apply now.

Interested in using your skills for community outreach?

Spring 2020 Marketing Internship, City Parks Foundation New York, NY

City Parks Foundation offers hands-on, internship experiences in the Marketing & Partnerships Department, which manages all marketing, publicity, social media, community outreach and media partnership and sponsorship initiatives for the entire organization. Interns will gain experience while helping the full-time staff execute a wide range of initiatives for our arts, sports, community development and environmental education programs.

Looking for a spring internship in NYC?

The Digital Department of the ACLU’s National Office in New York City has an opening for a Multimedia Spring Internship starting in January, 2020. The intern will support the multimedia team by assisting on in-house videos, video production, and photo shoots.


The internship is open to students who have completed their first year of an undergraduate degree. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to the mission of the ACLU. Applicants should possess:

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Interest in video production
  • Responsiveness and the ability to handle multiple tasks at once
  • Video editing and shooting capabilities preferred

Are you inspired by the National Parks? Do you have a passion for environmental, cultural, and historical issues, and non-profit advocacy?

Spring 2020 internship in NYC supporting the National Parks Conservation Association. National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA), the nation’s leading national park advocacy organization, seeks an intern to join our Northeast office for the spring of 2020. This New York City-based position supports NPCA program professionals to advance park protection priorities with a focus on Stonewall National Monument, the first national park site solely dedicated to LGBTQ history as well as additional outreach and engagement with other national park sites in the northeast region, such as the Delaware Water Gap. The successful candidate wants to add value to a high-performing team that advocates for park protection through partnerships and outreach.

Click here to apply.

Applications for Tapestry’s third annual Summer Internship Program are live!

Don’t miss this opportunity to develop critical skill sets and gain hands-on experience at our New York-based house of modern luxury lifestyle brands. Internship openings across Tapestry and their brands: Coach, kate spade new york and Stuart Weitzman!

Application deadline is Monday January 6th.  Apply here

Launch your advertising career!

Havas Health & YOU is excited to invite students on a nine-week, hands-on learning experience into the world of advertising, marketing, and PR. Make your mark by working side-by-side with award-winning Creatives and Account Executives who will help you build and launch real marketing campaigns.

Based on your interests, skills and experience, you’ll be matched with a department (Account Services, Creative, Strategic Planning, Public Relations, Project Management, Finance) within one of our agencies where interns will:
• Gain insight into the world of health and wellness communications
• Collaborate with members of cross-functional teams and different Havas Health & YOU advertising agencies
• Work with and learn from innovative thinkers in the business
• Gain hands on experience in the processes and day-to-day of your department
• Attend weekly lunch & learns and workshops to gain an understanding of each department and how they service our clients
• Advance your presentation skills
• Work on a challenging summer intern project in a group setting
• Present your ideas and campaign from your intern project team to senior leadership
• Participate in a fun intern outing!

Summer Internship Havas Group 

Great summer rotational internship program at New Jersey Manufacturers !

Summer Intern – Medical Services – Business Process Unit at NJM This internship is part of a structured program that will provide students  with challenging work assignments/projects, an overall view of the business & strategy, networking opportunities and an opportunity to develop critical work skills.

The Climate Museum is seeking several college or graduate student interns for the Spring 2020 semester.

Their mission is to inspire action on the climate crisis with programming across the arts and sciences that deepens understanding, builds connections, and advances just solutions. The Climate Museum is hiring a digital communications intern with a demonstrated interest in web design and digital communications. Click here to apply.

Strategic Partnerships Winter Internship, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of New York

The Development Department of the ACLU’s National Office in New York City has an opening for a Strategic Partnerships Winter Internship starting in January 2020.

Interns will gain valuable experience by working with the Strategic Partnerships team on a wide variety of issues. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Top-line research, including social media review and analysis of corporate prospects
  • Event planning, such as invitation and RSVP coordination and on-site support
  • Researching, preparing, and analyzing donor communications
  • Support on sponsorship pitch materials
  • Data input and cleaning

Looking for more?

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