Potential Internship Providers

Sites and Pay Rates of Past Internships

Note: These are some of the places that have provided internships for Weber State communication majors in the recent past or have sought internships with WSU students. This does not mean that internships are currently available. 

At the bottom of the page is a list of internship sites and contact information prior to 2010. You are encourages to look through all listings and contact organizations where you like to intern, whether or not there is a current internship. Be prepared to tell them the kinds of projects and responsibilities you would like to undertake - and what communications skills you can offer, based on your concentration.

Year Organization Internship Type Compensation
2015 WSU Office of Admissions Interpersonal and Family 10/hour
2015 Univsion KUTH Journalism 10/hour
2015 WSU Services Students for with Disabilities   Unpaid
2015 WSU Army ROTC Communications Unpaid
2015 75FSS Marketing Unpaid
2015 WSU Services Students for with Disabilities   Unpaid
2015 WSU Athletics Dept Organizational Stipend
2015 McKay-Dee Hospital Public Relations and Advertising 500 stipend
2015 Utah Jazz Broadcasting Communications Minimum wage
2015 Brinkerhoff Education   10/hour
2015 Utah Jazz Broadcasting Communications Minimum wage
2015 PARC   Unpaid
2015 Standard Examiner Video Production 10.50/hour
2015 Longboard Public Relations Public Relations and Advertising 10/hour
2015 WSU Student Involvement and Leadership Journalism 9/hour
2015 UteSportsReport.com/Scout.com Multimedia Journalism  
2015 Larry H. Miller Communications Organizational 7.25/hour
2015 West Liberty Foods Communications stipend
2015 WSU Communications Communications 10/hour
2015 Standard Examiner Journalism salary
2015 Young Automotive Group University Organizational Unpaid
2015 Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities Public Relations and Advertising 10/hour
2015 Studio 5 KSL Digital Media Unpaid
2015 Corporate Movement Public Relations and Advertising 12/hour
2015 WSU Athletics Dept Journalism Stipend
2015 Chadwick Booth and Company Electronic Media Unpaid
2015 Leslie Watkins - Life Coach, Consulting and Mediations, LLC Communications Unpaid
2015 Summit Marketing lunch and gas stipend
2015 Tanner Clinic Marketing 10.50/hour
2015 Perfect Feet   250/stipend
2015 CHG Healthcare Solutions Journalism 14/hour
2015 Cap West News - BYU Multimedia Journalism Unpaid
2015 Westinghouse Electric Co. LLC, Western Zirconium Plant Communications 17.50/hour
2014 LifeSmart Nutrition Communications Unpaid
2014 Lindquist Mortuary Interpersonal and Family Unpaid
2014 America First Credit Union Public Relations and Advertising  
2014 Home2 Suites by Hilton Training  
2014 WSU Human Resources Communications 8.50/hour
2014 Weber School Foundation Communications 15/hour
2014 Ogden Clinic Marketing 11.50/hour
2014 ABC4/CW30 Good Things Utah Digital Media Unpaid
2014 Metcom Studios Audio Unpaid
2014 United Way of Northern Utah Marketing 250 stipend
2014 Marketstar Corporation   18.44/hr
2014 BullySpeak Communications 10/hour
2014 Craft Lake City Interpersonal and Family Unpaid
2014 Nexstar Television, KVTX ABC4/CW30   Unpaid
2014 WSU Marketing and Communications Journalism 9.50/hour
2014 EnableUtah Marketing Unpaid
2014 Kaiizen: Project Kenya, Asande House Orphanage Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2014 Crossroads Skateshop and Rehabilitation Center Public Relations and Advertising 10.25/hour
2014 WSU Jerry and Vicky Moyes College of Education Public Relations and Advertising 10/hour
2014 Broadway Media Group Digital Media 7.25/hour
2014 SLCC Health and Wellness Services Civic Advocacy 10.89/hour
2014 Harmons Station Park (Cooking School)   13.82/hour
2014 Strong and Hanni Law Firm Civic Advocacy 15/hour
2014 Humane Society of Utah   Unpaid
2014 Eat 2 Beat (ALS fundraiser at Maddox) Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2014 Elevation Events (Make Waves Marketing) Public Relations and Advertising 7.25/hour
2014 WSU College of Science Organizational 10/hour
2014 Metcom Studios Audio Unpaid
2014 RtChex.com - Lease Run Ticket Communications 20/hour
2014 Stroops   10/hour
2014 Handquilter LLC   17.25/hour
2013 KFMB-TV CBS 8 Midwest Television Sports Producing and Editing Unpaid
2013 WSU Army ROTC Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2013 The WhatitDo.com Media Communications 300 stipend
2013 L-3 Communication Systems Interpersonal and Family salary
2013 KUTV 2 News Electronic Media  
2013 Home2 Suites by Hilton Organizational 12/hour
2013 Ivory Financial Fitness Public Relations and Advertising 200 stipend
2013 Connor Sport Court International Public Relations and Advertising 13/hour
2013 Simmons Media Media Communications Unpaid
2013 Gibbs Smith Public Relations and Advertising 100 stipend
2013 Ogden Mustangs Communications 1000 stipend
2013 Snowbasin Resort Company Marketing 9/hour
2013 Winegars Organizational 10/hour
2013 WSU Teacher Education Communications Unpaid
2013 Paltech, Inc. Organizational 8.25/hour
2013 United Way of Northern Utah Resource Development Unpaid
2013 ThomasARTS Public Relations and Advertising 14/hour
2013 Goldenwest Credit Union Communications  
2013 Ogden City Business Development Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2013 Management Training Corporation Organizational  
2013 JP Swain Marketing 11/hr
2013 US Senate, Senator Orrin Hatch Public Relations and Advertising 1,200 stipend
2013 Super Top Secret Studios Electronic Media Unpaid
2013 Capitol Preservation Board Interpersonal and Family Unpaid
2013 USTAR North/ Vice Provost Communications Unpaid
2013 Xana.com, Inc. Ireallylikefind.com Journalism Unpaid
2013 Intermountain Health Care   Unpaid
2013 Special Olympics Utah Public Relations and Advertising 400 stipend
2013 Electric Run Public Relations and Advertising 8/hour
2013 Country Inn Public Relations and Advertising 40k/year
2013 Intermountain Health Care Marketing Unpaid
2013 Intermountain Health Care Communications 300 stipend
2013 Tread Lightly! Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2013 Weber School District Public Relations and Advertising 10/hour
2013 Office of Undergraduate Research Communications 10/hour
2013 X96, KYRK Digital Media Unpaid
2013 Simmons Media Electronic Media Unpaid
2013 Apple Village Assisted Living Marketing  
2013 Utah Libertarian Party Communications Unpaid
2013 Apple Spice Junction Journalism 10/hour
2012 Radiate Media Electronic Media 10/hour
2012 Mountain America Credit Union Public Relations and Advertising 10.19/hour
2012 Livestride Foundation Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2012 President's Office and University Advancement Public Relations and Advertising 9.5/hour
2012 508th ASD Hill AFB Interpersonal and Family Unpaid
2012 Chadwick Booth and Company Electronic Media Unpaid
2012 Weber State University Communications 10/hour
2012 Saint Cloud Electronic Media Unpaid
2012 KSL Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2012 United Way of Northern Utah Communications Unpaid
2012 Bathcrest INC Marketing 2,527/pay period
2012 Weber State University Public Relations and Advertising 9.50/hour
2012 Invest Title Services Marketing 8.50/hour
2012 Target Marketing 8.50/hour
2012 JJ&B Pools Public Relations and Advertising 100 stipend
2012 Weber State University Athletic Department Public Relations and Advertising Stipend
2012 Widmier Design Studio Public Relations and Advertising  
2012 US Development Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2012 Ad Pro Marketing Public Relations and Advertising 10/hour
2012 WSU Football Electronic Media 10/hour
2012 IT Plus, LLC Organizational 8/hour
2012 Davis Hospital & Medical Center   Unpaid
2012 Study Abroad WSU Public Relations and Advertising 12.75/hour
2012 Multimedia Services WSU Electronic Media 30/per game
2012 Total Fitness Center Inc Media Communications salary
2012 Shirtbatter Civic Advocacy 8/hour
2012 Kohls Communications 12/hour
2012 Apple Spice Junction Marketing 10/hour
2012 AE Communications Public Relations and Advertising 10/hour
2012 Larry H. Miller Communications Media Communications 30/game
2012 Solera Networks Communications salary
2012 Utah Animal Adoption Center Social Media Unpaid
2012 Cumulus Media Digital Media Unpaid
2012 Broadway Media Group Communications Unpaid
2012 MarketStar/Vmware Interpersonal and Family salary
2012 Davis School District Electronic Media 10/hour
2012 Namify, LLC Communications Unpaid
2012 E! News Journalism Unpaid
2012 In-N-Out Burger Communications 12.50/hour
2012 Trossachs.co.uk Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2012 TechMediaNetwork Broadcast Unpaid
2012 West Public Relations Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2012 GSC Founderies Training 15/hour
2012 Level Seven Marketing Public Relations and Advertising Unpaid
2012 Office of US Senator Michael Lee Communications 5000 stipend
2012 USAF Hill Air Force Base Public Relations and Advertising 22.74/hour
2012 Development/President's Office   Unpaid
2012 Tread Lightly! Journalism Unpaid
2012 Windhouse Relation Interpersonal and Family Unpaid
2012 Deseret Book Company Public Relations and Advertising 500 stipend
2012 Wells Fargo Interpersonal and Family 12.50/hour
2012 Lifezone Church    
2012 Conaco LLC Electronic Media Unpaid
2012 The Heights Community Video Production Unpaid
2012 Masterpiece Images Electronic Media Unpaid
2012 WSU Office of Student Involvement Public Relations and Advertising Tuition and Fees
2012 MSG Promotions Organizational 8/hour plus overtime
2012 Kohls Public Relations and Advertising 12/hour
2011 Lindquist Mortuary   Unpaid
2011 Sodexo Dining Services Communications 10/hour
2011 Associated Retail Stores Organizational 7.25/hour

Internship Sites, by Concentration, Prior to 2010

Civic Advocacy


2nd District Guardian ad Litem: To speak for the best interests of abused and neglected children in court.
Contact: Arlene Stringham, 801-444-4340, 427 North Wasatch Drive, Layton, UT 84041

3rd District Guardian ad Litem: To speak for the best interests of abused and neglected children in court.
Contact: Michael Bolz, 801-578-3962

Utah Legal Services at the Community Legal Center
Contact: Kate Gunnison, 801-328-8891 Ext. 3312, 205 North 400 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, kgunnison@andjusticeforall.org

Ethnic Studies

American G.I. Forum
Contact: Gabe Archuleta, 801-458-8652, 369 Healy Street, Ogden, UT 84401, garchuleta@yahoo.com

La Alianza Latina
Contact: Nelsy Delgad, 801-565-1342, 8503 South 2700 West, West Jordan, UT 84088, Nelsey.delgado@delta.com

Utah Coalition of La Raza: A coalition of Hispanic community-based organizations
Contact: Frank Cordova, 801-446-9067, Pancho25@netzero.net or Robert Archuleta, 801-467-6355, loarch@msn.com, P.O. Box 389, Salt Lake City, UT 84110  
Utah Coalition of La Raza
Chair: Lisa Hurtado-Armstrong, 801-972-1888, Sorenson Multicultural Center, 855 W. California Ave., Salt Lake City, UT 84104

State of Utah Governor’s Office on Hispanic Affairs: Appraises the governor on issues that impact the Hispanic community and assists the Hispanic Advisory Council
Director: Leticia Medina, 801-338-3372, Department of Community and Economic Development, 324 S. State St., Suite No. 500, Salt Lake City, UT 84114

League of United Latin American Citizens Internship Office
National internship program – send resume and cover letter to apply
National Executive Director: Brent A. Wilkes, 202-833-6130, LULAC National Office, 2000 L. Street, NW, Suite 610, Washington, D.C. 20036

Centro de la Familia de Utah: Administers five programs for the Hispanic community: Head Start, Nuevo Dia, Family Literacy, Avon Breast Care Program (education for Hispanic women), La Puerta Abierta
Contact: Julie Howard, 801-521-4473 Ext. 130, 3780 South West Temple, South Salt Lake City, UT 84115

Environmental Advocacy

Healthy Environment Alliance of Utah (HEAL): Working to end dumping nuclear and toxic waste in Utah
Contact: John Urgo, 801-355-5055, 68 S. Main, Ste. 400, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, www.healutah.org

Utah Clean Cities Coalition: Improve air quality and lower petroleum needs by 1 million barrels per day by 2020
Contact: Beverly Miller, 801-535-7736, 451 South State St., Salt Lake City, UT 84111, www.utahcleancities.org

Utah Living with Fire: Development and preservation of firewise principles
Contact: Jim Craghead, 435-655-8145, 7798 N. Buckboard Drive, Park City, UT 84098

Utah Society for Environmental Education: To cultivate ecological knowledge to build environmental consciousness that ensures sustainability for Utah
801-328-1549, 350 S. 400 East, Ste. G4, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Gender Studies

People Helping People: Employment program that helps low-income single mothers and women learn self sufficiency
Contact: Heather Christensen, 801-583-4175, 205 N. 400 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, www.mentors4women.org

Utah Pride Center
Contact: Valerie Larabee, executive director, 801-539-8800, 355 North 300 West, 1st Floor, Salt Lake City, UT 84103

Equality Utah: The state’s GLBT political advocacy group
Contact: Melissa Larsen, 801-355-5020, 175 West 200 South, Suite 2010, Salt Lake City, UT 84105, www.equalityutah.org

The Rape Recovery Center
Contact: Maryam Basmenji, volulnteer and advocacy coordinator, 801-467-7282, 2035 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84105

Cassandra Network: Focuses on issues that women in public policy experience
Contact: Jenny Lambert, member at large Outreach, internships, jenlambert@utah.gov

Public Policy

Ogden City
Alan Franke, policy analyst
2549 Washington Boulevard, Suite 320

Utah Students for Clean Elections: Advocates for increased government ethics and campaign finance reform
Contact: Luke Peterson, 801-356-9141, 308 North 400 East, Payson, UT 84651

Western Policy Research Network: To promote and facilitate collaborative research on Western policy issues
Contacts: Megan Crowly, CPPA membership and press contact, 801-585-5899, www.westernpolicynetwork.org; Jennifer Robinson, MPA, ABD, Western States Primary Symposium, 801-585-3048

Common Cause Internship and Volunteer Program: work as a nonpartisan grassroots organization to lobby elected officials
Contact: Anthony Musci, chair; 801-533-0876, Common Cause of Utah 455 E. 400 South, No. 212, Salt Lake City, UT 84111; ccause@qwest.net, internship@commoncause.org, www.commoncause.org

Exoro Group, Strategic Communications and Public Issues Management: To combine communications expertise with public policy and political experience
Contact: Maura Carabello, managing partner, 801-537-0900, The Exoro Group, 10 W. 100 South, Crandall Bldg., Suite 300, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, mec@exoro.com

Electronic Media

97.5 The Oasis
Simmons Media Group
Human Resource Director
515 S. 700 East #1C
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
No phone calls please

101.5 The Eagle A Simmons Media Group Station
Debbe Bartow, human resource manager
103.1 Jack FM and MOViN 100.7
Simmons Media Group Stations

1280 The Zone

Alvey Media Group
Jim Alvey, internship supervisor
2447 Kiesel Ave.
Ogden, UT 84404

At Your Leisure

Clear Channel Broadcasting
2801 S. Decker Lake Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84119

Davis Cable 17
Davis Chamber of Commerce
Centerville, UT

Flynn Daines Production
Michael Flynn

Fox Television

Foursite Film Festival
Scott Halford
(801) 686-4011

Halestorm Entertainment

Hot Homes of Utah

IG Films


KGWN-TV 2923 E. Lincolnway
Cheyenne, Wyo. 82001
1915 N. Yellowstone Highway



KSL Television
Keri Wilcox
TV news intern coordinator
P.O. Box 1160

KSL Radio

KTVX - ABC4 News
2175 W. 1700 S.
Salt Lake City, UT 84114

(801) 585-6021

(801) 585-6021

299 S. Main Street, Suite 150
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Management and Training Corp.

MediaPort Entertainment
Brynn Bills
801-598-7959, brynn@mediaport.com

Ogden Raptors

Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College

Power Media Group
Stephanie DeGraw
924 24th St. #12
Ogden, UT 84401

Rockwell Multimedia
Thom Rockwell, 394-1128

Sound Image Productions
Scott Hart, owner
2050 E. Creek Road
Sandy, UT 84093

Stone Chapel Films
Scott Lambson, filmmaker
184 E. Vine St.
Murray, UT 84107

Studio 6

The Zone, Sports Radio 1280
Attn: Human Resource Manager
515 South 700 East #1C
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
No phone calls please

Debbie Bartow, director of Human Resources
Simmons Media Group
515 S. 700 East #1C
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
No phone calls please

Utah Blitzz
Stacy McNicol, smcnicol@utahblitzz.com

Interpersonal and Family Communication

RISE, Inc.
Heather Gallagher, state employment specialist
801-208-1031 ext. 21


10x Media (writing and editing for online media)
Jennilyn Bylund, human resource recruiting director
801-802-9505, ext. 210, internships@10xmedia.com

Davis County Clipper
Bruce Davis, director
801-395-3482, 801-540-5443

Deseret Morning News

Hilltop Times

KSL Radio

KSL Television

Salt Lake Tribune

David Troester
332 Standard Way, P.O. Box 12790
Ogden, UT 84412

Utah Sports Magazine

Utah Hip Hop Magazine
David Adams
Weber Sentinel

Women’s Institute for Freedom of the Press

Organizational Communication

ATK Space Systems
Tiffany Fox, human resources administrative assistant
Freeport Center, Building A-15
Clearfield, UT 840106

Deer Valley Lodging Human Resources Dept.
Brett Reeder
Premier Resorts International, Inc.
(435) 655-4842

Goldenwest Federal Credit Union
BenJoe Markland
Sales and Training Department

Ogden City

Phoenix Services Corp.
Grace Anderson, human resources/controller
P.O. Box 457
Clearfield, UT

Sire Technologies
Sarah Ellington

Weber State University Human Resources
Cherrie G. Nelson, associate director
1006 University Circle
Ogden, UT 84408-1006

Public Relations/Advertising

American Cancer Society
941 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

America First Credit Union
Bank of Utah
Jason Toniolo

Big Sky Conference

Boy Scouts of America Trapper Trails Council

Bremmer Public Relations
Lisa Park, PR associate and internship coordinator
623 East 2100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
lpark@bremerpr.com (Subject: Intern)
Fax: 801-364-2037 (Attn: Lisa)

Christian Heritage School
Ellen Rantz, development director
5101 S. 1050 W.
Riverdale, UT 84405
393-4475, ext. 309

Concordia Communications, Inc.
David Harris, president
3753 Laverness Drive
Syracuse, UT 84075


Davis Arts Council
Charlene Nelson
546-8575, 726-2688

Davis Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
David Hilliard

Egyptian Theatre Foundation
P.O. Box 4
Ogden, UT 84402
Teresa Puskedra 

Franklin Covey

Goldenwest Credit Union

Heritage Financial Place

Hill Air Force Base
Public Affairs Office, 419th Reserve Unit

Intermountain Healthcare (IHC)

Integrated Marketing Group
Amanda Holly, public relations coordinator
146 Pierpont Ave.
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
801-538-0777, 801-538-0780 (fax)

Ken Garff Automotive Group (Keys to Success)
David McDonough
801-884-9202, davem@kengarff.com
Devin Spann
801-257-3467, devins@kengarff.com


McKay-Dee Hospital
Debra Farka, manager of publications

MDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association)
3300 East Sunrise Drive
Tucson, AZ 85718-3299
(regional office in Salt Lake City)

MKL Public Relations
Eight East Broadway
Suite 611
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 328-8899

Nicholas and Company

Ogden Amphitheater
John Nicholas

Ogden Arts
Dori Mosher, 393-3866

Ogden City

Ogden Nature Center

Pinnacle Marketing and Communication
Larry Hansen

Planned Parenthood Association of Utah
Joey Richards
(801) 328-8939

Professional Education Institute (formerly Franklin Covey)
Orem, Utah

Real Salt Lake
Ronell Hugh, media relations coordinator
515 South 700 East, Suite 2R
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Red Cross of Utah 

Jamie Casaus, account manager
801-521-2903 ext. 552

Rocky Mountain Raceways
6555 West 2100 South
West Valley City, UT 84128
801-252-9557 Ext. 112

Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Department

Security Title

Skywest Airlines

The Children’s Museum of Utah
801-456-5540 (fax), jobs@utahdiscoverycenter.org

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Technical writing
Tom Evans

Standard-Examiner (marketing)
Jill Halbasch, marketing services coordinator
P.O. Box 12790
Ogden, UT 84412-2790

Treehouse Children’s Museum

University Communications
Kathy Edwards
626-6571, kedwards@weber.edu

U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association
Juliann Fritz, USSA public relations director

Utah AIDS Foundation
Teresa Hyatt, resource director
1408 South 1100 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

Utah Blitzz
Stacey McNicol

Utah Department of Environmental Quality
168 N. 1950 West
P.O. Box 144180
Salt Lake City, UT 84414-4810

Utah Education Network

Utah Grizzlies Hockey Club
Adrian Denny

Wells Fargo Bank

Western Area Power Administration
Zions Bank


Ogden City Fair Housing and Urban Development

Sen. Orrin Hatch
Washington, D.C. office

Sen. Robert F. Bennett
Lori Pehrson
Office of Senator Bennett
4225 Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building
Salt lake City, UT 84138