Radio Jobs and Internships, Pirate Radio Studios

RADIO JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS, PIRATE RADIO STUDIOS

LOCATION  Memphislogo

CONTACT ricchetter@gmail.com  901-619-2742

WEB  http://www.pirateradiostudios.com/jobs.php

DESCRIPTION 

  • Sales jobs openings
  • Internships in Writing, Advertising, Music Industry

RESPONSIBILITIES 

Please contact Pirate Radio Studios 

TO APPLY  

Ric Chetter, President, Pirate Radio Studios, Inc.

ricchetter@gmail.com  901-619-2742

Public Address Announcer/Internship at USA Stadium

Title: Public Address Announcer/Internship (UNPAID)

Location: Millington

Website: http://www.millingtontn.gov

Description: USA Stadium is seeking a college student for our Public Address Announcer position for a few of our upcoming events. The Public Address Announcer is the primary voice for the upcoming tournaments and games, and will work closely with the USA Stadium staff, baseball coaches and grounds crew to create a memorable experience at the USA Stadium. The job is perfect for a student seeking a broadcast journalism degree.

Responsibilities:

  • Announce starting line-ups, in-game announcements, public address announcements, communicate decisions of officials
  • Run scoreboard and message center
  • Work with the grounds crew

Qualifications:

  • Enthusiastic attitude
  • Strong vocal talent, excellent enunciation skills
  • Strong public speaking skills and ability to speak extemporaneously to large crowds
  • Knowledge of sports – preferably baseball
  • Ability to work independently or with group

To apply: To apply, students should send their resumes to:

Johnny Ray
Director of Baseball
USA Stadium
Johnlray2424@yahoo.com
(901)413-1920


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

The Political Journalism Track of the Capital Semester Program (Deadline June 1)

From The Fund for American Studies:


ANNOUNCEMENT
*******************************************************

Fall 2012 CAPITAL SEMESTER – JOURNALISM TRACK
WASHNIGTON, D.C.

www.DCinternships.org/CSPJ
FINAL DEADLINE: June 1, 2012

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies, Capital Semester combines substantive journalism and communications internships, courses for academic credit, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by top policy experts and journalists. This fast-paced, fifteen-week residential program provides undergraduate students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.

SAMPLE PAST INTERNSHIP SITES

  • Gannett News Service
  • Houston Chronicle
  • K-Global Public Relations
  • NBC Nightly News
  • Politics Magazine
  • Radio America
  • Voice of America
  • The Washington Examiner
  • WJLA ABC 7 News
  • WTOP News Radio

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

  • Internships – Competitive placements with print and broadcast media outlets and PR  and communications firms
  • Housing – Roommate matching and furnished Capitol Hill apartments in the heart of D.C.
  • Classes – Full-time course load in political science and economics accredited by Ohio Northern University
  • Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top policy experts and working journalists
  • Site Briefings – At USA Today, the Newseum, World Bank, State Department and U.S. Capitol
  • Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
  • Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and student leaders from around the world
  • Scholarships – Generous scholarships are awarded based on merit and financial need

FINAL DEADLINE
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of June 1, 2012. For more information and an online application, please visit our website www.DCInternships.org/CSPJ or contact Dana Faught, Recruitment and Admissions Manager at dfaught@tfas.org or 202-986-0384.

1621 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20009


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Internship at TigerAuthority.com

Title: Internship (UNPAID)

Location: Memphis

Website: http://www.TigerAuthority.com

Description: Fox Sports Memphis Affiliate TigerAuthority.com is in search of interns for multi media website. Interns are needed through the summer and also this upcoming fall.

Responsibilities:

  • Videotape and edit interviews
  • Radio work
  • Social media marketing
  • Blog writing
  • Photographers are also needed.

Qualifications: Looking for a beat writer who can cover two different sports and someone who can write feature stories and profiles.

To apply:  Please contact TigerAuthority.com Publisher James Bryant at TigerAuthority@gmail.com or call 501-618-0077.


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

University of Memphis’ Access and Diversity Internships

From the University of Memphis’ Career Services office:


Access and Diversity Support Awards for Internships

The University of Memphis Scholarship Committee has provided funding for several undergraduate awards for Access and Diversity Internships for Summer 2012. Selected students will be provided the opportunity to work with a campus or community partner to enhance the student’s career preparation and to assist in the organization’s efforts to offer appropriate services and/or products to clients.

If you are interested in applying for an internship, please review the information below and submit the attached application form by February 3, 2012.

Who is eligible to apply for an award for an internship?

Undergraduate students who meet the following criteria:

  • are Tennessee Residents (Paid in-state tuition for Spring 2012)
  • have a minimum of 60 earned hours at time of application
  • have a minimum of 3.00 grade point average at time of application

AND

  • are certified by the TRiO Programs as being in compliance with TRiO requirements.  Students in TRiO Programs are first generation, low income, or students with disabilities. For more information about TRiO Programs, please visit www.memphis.edu/trio

   OR

Non TRiO students who meet ONE of the following criteria: 

  • Resident from one of the following rural West Tennessee counties: Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Tipton, or Weakly
  • 1st generation student (neither parent graduated from college)
  • Member of an historically underrepresented race/ethnicity (African American, American Indian, Asian, or Hispanic)
  • Eligible for a Pell grant
  • Registered with Student Disability Services

What does an internship require?

Students selected for an Access and Diversity Award for Internship are required to:

  • participate in an Internship Preparation Workshop
  • complete an approved internship learning contract and register for an
    o   Internship Course in Academic Major or
    o   UNIV 4000 – Community Internship
  • work 150 clock hours during the summer (June 4 – August 9)
  • present internship experience at Student Affairs Access/Diversity Support Awards for Internships Recognition Event

What do selected students receive?

  • Selected students will receive a summer award of $1500 to apply towards the cost of tuition and fees, including those fees related to an academic internship.  After ALL fees have been satisfied for the semester, any excess aid will be released to the student by either direct deposit or paper check. Please refer to the Bursar’s Office Calendar for disbursement dates.

Where do selected interns work?

Students who are selected to receive the Student Affairs Access/Diversity Support Awards for Internships may work with a campus or community partner such as the Fogelman College of Business & Economics, Memphis Zoo, Memphis Botanic Gardens, Memphis Red Cross, College of Engineering, College of Arts and Sciences, Athletics, Memphis Area Women’s Council, etc.

How do students apply for an internship?

Complete and submit an application to Courtney Cook, cpierce2@memphis.edu by 3:30 p.m., Friday, February 3, 2012.

2012 Institute on Political Journalism internship *Deadline March 7*

From the Institute on Political Journalism:


INSTITUTE ON POLITICAL JOURNALISM
June 10 – August 4, 2012
Held at Georgetown University, Washington, DC
www.DCinternships.org/IPJ

Priority Deadline for Scholarships: February 7
Final Application Deadline: March 7

***SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE***

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies and held at Georgetown University, the Institute combines substantive internships, courses for academic credit, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by working journalists.

This fast-paced, eight-week residential program provides students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.

SAMPLE PAST INTERNSHIP SITES

  • PBS Nightly Business Report
  • Congress Daily
  • Crosby Volmer Public Relations
  • Gannett News Service
  • MSNBC.com
  • NBC Nightly News
  • Politics Magazine
  • Radio America
  • Telemundo
  • The Washington Examiner
  • WTOP News Radio

PROGRAM ELEMENTS

  • Internships – Competitive placements with top news and media organizations as well as PR and communications firms
  • Classes – Up to 9 transferable credits from Georgetown University
  • Housing – Roommate matching and furnished on-campus apartments in the heart of DC
  • Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top print and broadcast journalists
  • Site Briefings – At the State Department, Capitol Hill, World Bank, National Press Club and Newsuem
  • Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
  • Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and other student journalists from around of the world
  • Scholarships – Approximately 70% of students receive generous awards based on merit and financial need

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Students will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of March 7, 2012. Students applying by the Priority Deadline of February 7, 2012 will be given preference in admissions and scholarship decisions.

For more information and an online application please visit our website www.DCinternships.org/IPJ. Questions regarding the program or admissions process may be directed to admissions@tfas.org or 202.986.0384.

Please click on this link for an informational brochure: https://www.DCinternships.org/tfas/brochure/index.asp.

ROBERT NOVAK COLLEGIATE JOURNALISM AWARDS
The Institute on Political Journalism is proud to sponsor the Robert Novak Collegiate Journalism Awards. The deadline for submissions is April 15, 2012. Prizes for first and second place are $2,000 and $500 respectively. Details on the award, including submissions guidelines may be found at www.DCinternships.org/IPJ/awards.
Fund For American Studies
1621 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20009

City of Memphis Urban Fellows Internship – DEADLINE WEDNESDAY

From the City of Memphis:


The Urban Fellows is a year-round initiative that offers local college students the opportunity to intern with various divisions of City of Memphis government. The program serves primarily to enhance the interaction of area college students with the City, advancing the purpose of getting students to consider employment after graduation – ultimately making Memphis their permanent home. The Urban Fellows will complete projects proposed by division directors, which are inclusive of a national comparison of the function of Pay-As-You-Throw programs, updating a policy and procedure manual for the Finance Division to conducting a policy analysis of Memphis’ Workforce Investment Network. Read more at the City of Memphis website.

City of Memphis Urban Fellows Internship Application Information:

  • Deadline for Application Submission – Wednesday, December 7, 2011
  • Application Review – Monday, December 12, 2011 – Friday, December 16, 2011
  • Email Notification to Students – Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Apply online.


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Take classes and intern in journalism in D.C.

From The Fund for American Studies:


INSTITUTE ON POLITICAL JOURNALISM

Washington, DC

June 10 – August 4, 2012

Courses Accredited by Georgetown University

www.DCinternships.org/IPJ

Early Deadline for a 5% Tuition Discount: December 2, 2011

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies with courses accredited by Georgetown University, the Institute combines substantive internships, courses for academic credit, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by working journalists. This fast-paced, eight-week residential program provides students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, as well as experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.

SAMPLE PAST INTERNSHIP SITES

  • CNN
  • Congress Daily
  • Crosby Volmer Public Relations
  • Gannett News Service
  • MSNBC.com
  • NBC Nightly News
  • Politics Magazine
  • Radio America
  • Telemundo
  • The Washington Examiner
  • WTOP News Radio

PROGRAM ELEMENTS

  • Internships – Competitive placements with top news and media organizations as well as PR and communications firms
  • Classes – Up to 9 transferable credits from Georgetown University
  • Housing – Roommate matching and furnished on-campus apartments in the heart of DC
  • Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top print and broadcast journalists
  • Site Briefings – At the Newseum State Department, Capitol Hill and World Bank
  • Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
  • Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and other student journalists from around of the world
  • Scholarships – Approximately 70% of students receive generous awards based on merit and financial need

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Students will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of March 7, 2012. Students applying by the Early Deadline of December 2, 2011 will be given preference in admissions and scholarship decisions and will receive a 5% discount on their tuition balance.

For more information and an online application, please visit our website www.DCinternships.org/IPJ or contact Alexander Jue, Recruitment and Admissions Assistant, at admissions@tfas.org or 202.986.0384.

Please click on this link to request an informational brochure: https://www.DCinternships.org/tfas/brochure/index.asp

Internship at Country Music Television (CMT)

Title: Journalism/Marketing Intern (UNPAID)

Location: Nashville, Tenn.

Contact: Jovonna D Palmer, Coordinator, Human Resources, (615) 335-8349, Jovonna.Palmer@cmt.com

Website: http://www.cmt.com

Description: CMT (Country Music Television), a cable channel of MTV Networks, is currently recruiting for the Spring 2012 interns for various departments across our company.  All of our internships are offered for-credit only and students will need to provide documentation from their school stating that they will be eligible to receive academic credit if they complete the program satisfactorily. Additionally, all students applying for an internship with CMT must be able to commit to a minimum schedule of 16 hours per week for a period of at least 10 consecutive weeks in order to be considered for our program. Download the CMT Internship Packet to check out available internship opportunities.

To Apply: Mail in the application inside CMT Internship Packet.

The Q Memphis

Title: Summer Radio Interns (UNPAID)
Location
: Memphis
Posted
: April 12 (June 1 or earlier start date)
Contact: Raquel Miranda
The Q Memphis Website

The Q Memphis is hiring summer interns for the morning show with Maney, Drex and Alexis Grace. Motivated students with an interest in radio, broadcasting or journalism should apply. Nearly every radio personality begins as an intern and it is an invaluable way to “get your foot in the door” as well as gaining hands on experience. Interning for The Q Memphis means that you will directly be helping with the production of the show. Due to the work involved, serious, hard-working applicants only need apply. The internship is unpaid and you must receive college credit.

Interns will contribute in the following areas:

  • Production: pulling and editing audio clips, helping book guests, listener interaction, putting together show content. 
  • Online Producing: updating and writing for TheQMemphis.com, maintaining social media (twitter and facebook) for both The Q and the Maney, Drex & Alexis Grace morning show.
  • Additional experience opportunities are available at station functions.

To apply: E-mail Raquel Miranda with a resume and the following information:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • E-mail address
  • Class standing, school attending and major
  • Interning Availability
  • A brief statement about why you want to be an intern for The Q