Current Internships

This page lists new internship postings for the current year. They may or may not have been filled. Please feel free to contact them, even if it past the deadline, as they may not have filled the internship or they may be looking for additional interns.

Expired Internships are posted on a different page. You may also contact them to see if they are looking for another intern.

Please contact to answer questions or for assistance:
Dr. Sheree Josephson (Internship Advisor)
sjosephson@weber.edu
   

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Internship Postings

Please note, Internships are posted newest to oldest

Utah House of Representatives House Majority - Communications Intern - Paid

The House Majority Communications Intern will gain valuable experience in the legislative process and communications field by working closely with legislative staff on a variety of projects. Duties may include graphic design, social media management, writing, content creation, and special projects. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and organized student with a strong interest in public relations, marketing, government, public policy, and communications.

The Utah House of Representatives Majority Staff is a partisan office serving the needs of the Majority Caucus Members.

To apply: Submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample, graphic design sample, and two references by email no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 19 to housecomms@le.utah.gov with the subject line “Communications Intern, [your name].” Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Click here for more information.

Posted April 14, 2024

KUER Radio - Summer News Intern - Paid

KUER 90.1, Utah’s largest NPR affiliate, is seeking an ambitious student for a hands-on journalism internship to assist with KUER’s afternoon broadcast of All Things Considered. The successful candidate will work 12-16 hours per week assisting in the production of KUER’s broadcast and digital news. They will assist in research, news gathering, interviews and production of daily stories on deadline for broadcast and for the web. They will use these acquired skills to assist the KUER newsroom and the All Things Considered host. The ideal applicant will have strong writing skills, some print or audio reporting experience and basic audio editing skills. Excellent research and time management skills, as well as a strong curiosity about the news, are essential.

More information and how to apply here.

Posted April 14, 2024

LUXE Pickleball - Social Media Content Creator - "Performance" Paid

LUXE Pickleball is looking for someone who is familiar with pickleball (rules, strategies, etc.) to create content to be used across social media, website, and other  channels. 

We are looking for:
1. Proficiency in video editing software/tools.
2. Creativity in content creation suitable for TikTok's audience.
3. Understanding of LUXE Pickleball's brand identity and ability to incorporate it into content.
4. Ability to stay updated with social media trends and capitalize on them for content creation.
5. Clear communication abilities for effective collaboration with team members.
6. Efficient time management skills to ensure consistent content delivery and engagement.
7. Previous experience managing social media accounts or creating content for social media.

You will receive some free pickleball gear as part of the internship and pay will be based on content performance (i.e. $50 for every 10k views across all platforms).

To apply: Email your resume and why you think you're a good fit to: hello@luxepickleball.com

Posted April 14, 2024

Office of Congressman Blake Moore - Press Secretary - Paid

Congressman Blake Moore (UT-01) is hiring a Press Secretary to help handle the Congressman’s communications work as GOP Conference Vice Chair. The ideal candidate would expand our office’s capacity and have at least two years of experience in communications, an exceptional ability to produce content and manage stakeholder relationships, excellent writing and time management skills, an aptitude for graphic and website design and event planning, an acute attention to detail, and a commitment to advancing the conservative agenda. The position will report to our Communications Director. The office of Congressman Blake Moore prides itself on friendliness, outreach, teamwork, and getting things done. Utah ties are encouraged but not required. Applicants should send their resume and writing sample to Caroline.Hamilton@mail.house.gov  and highlight in their email what makes them a good fit for this position.

Posted March 22, 2024

City of South Jordan - Communications Intern - Paid

Serving as the communications intern for one of the fastest-growing cities in the nation, you will serve the community by assisting the communications team with social media, writing, video and photography, and more. A commitment to continuous learning, flexibility, and a passion for serving the community are qualities we are looking for for this internship.

Position pays $20.00/hour

Click here for more information and how to apply

Posted March 17, 2024

KSL.com - Journalism Intern - Paid

KSL.com is once again hosting a full-time internship, one slot for Summer 2024 and one for Fall 2024.  Applications should be submitted as soon as possible! These internships will be a blend of in-office work reporting from our office in downtown Salt Lake City as well as working from home.

More details about each job and how to apply can be found on the job posting link below. Feel free to contact hr@deseretdigital.com for any questions.

 Journalism Summer or Fall 2024 Internship, KSL.com

  • 40 hours/week, ~4 months
  • Apply by April 1
  • General journalism internship
  • $15/hr
  • Interns need vehicle to travel to stories

Posted March 17, 2024

Katie's Quilting Co/MoxiePop - Social Media Intern- Paid

Candidate will create consistent marketing emails for subscribers, design marketing plan, and assist with SEP best practices to further brand awareness. This is for a new company, MoxiePop that is lanching. The intern will be responsible for  extensive plans for creating brand awareness, product launches, social media, web design, etc. 

Position pays $15/hr.

Click here for more information and how to apply

Posted March 5, 2024

Hogle Zoo - Seasonal Guest Engagement - Paid

Hogle Zoo is hiring Seasonal Guest Engagement staff to help us run our various and exciting programs on zoo grounds. This is an excellent work opportunity for university students in particular, especially if you have an interest in animals, conservation, education, or in the performing arts. This job helps to build up presentation skills, people management skills, and gives a deep dive into hands-on conservation work. Employees also learn how to handle and present with small ambassador animals. We do a lot of training before the summer starts, as a passion of ours is to set up our employees for future success in whatever field interests them. Many of our seasonals each year gain a full time job at our zoo or another AZA accredited zoo, as this is one of the rare paid foot-in-the-door opportunities at an AZA zoo.

Click here for more information

Posted February 6, 2024

Tykoon Sports - Campus Representatives - Unpaid

Tykoon Sports, a black-owned NIL (Name, Image, Likeness) marketing agency, invites you to apply to Campus Representative positions in two categories: Content Creation and Marketing. These positions play a crucial role in enhancing the visibility of the talented athletes Tykoon Sports works with.

The deadline for applications is Feb. 23. 

Tykook Sports has additional internships, including: 

See information on all roles here

Tykoon Sports says these opportunities are ideal for students pursuing careers in entertainment, sports marketing, management, or content creation.

Students will have a flexible schedule (20 hours a week), mentorship and guidance from industry experts. 

To apply or ask questions, email info@tykoonsports.com

Posted February 6, 2024

Office of Rep. Celesete Maloy - Communication Office Intern - Unpaid

U.S. House Member Rep. Celeste Maloy from the Second District is seeking a communications student to help with communications-related responsibilities in the district's Bountiful office. Bella Pinnock, the communications director, encourages applications (including resume, cover letter and references) to be sent to her at bella.pinnock@mail.house.gov 

Posted February 6, 2024

USDA Forest Service - Special Uses Program Student Trainee - Paid

The Special Uses program is hiring one to three student interns this summer to work in with the USDA, Forest Service. If interested, visit https://www.usajobs.gov/job/770299900. The average pay is $1,200 every two weeks depending on experience and qualifications. Students who would likely find this opportunity most worthwhile are Civic Advocacy, Interpersonal/Family Communication, and Organizational Communication majors. The job announcement doesn’t name Ogden, Utah, as a duty station specifically, but candidates will be selected from this nationwide candidate pool.

Posted January 24, 2024

Waterford.org - Operation Interns - Paid


Waterford.org is an education nonprofit with a mission to achieve universal literacy for children through equity, access, and parent empowerment. Waterford creates programs that empower parents as a child’s first teacher at home and supports teachers in the classroom. Currently, Waterford.org serves over 300,000 children across 43 states every year. 

We are looking to hire several Operation Interns to help run our events this summer. These interns will be able to apply and further develop their skills. There are three different positions available, descriptions can be found through this link

Additional information and how to apply here.

Posted January 24, 2024

Utah Lieutenant Governor's Office - Communication Intern - Paid

A communications internship is available with the Utah Lieutenant Governor's Office. You would work with Carlos Artiles Fortun, a former producer at KSL and communications director at the Lieutenant Governor's Office. You would be paid $15-17 per hour. The duties are listed below. If interested, email cartiles@utah.gov.  

DUTIES FOR COMMUNICATIONS INTERN

  • Work under the direction of the communications specialist to coordinate social media posts. The position may require some after hours and weekend work.
  • Work closely with the communications specialist and chief of staff to the lieutenant governor to develop and coordinate communications on specific issues.
  • Assist in writing and creating social media posts using X, Facebook and Instagram.
  • Assist in preparing, writing and editing weekly newsletters, blog posts, press releases.
  • Assist in researching and writing briefs for interviews or events for the lieutenant governor.
  • Take pictures of events attended by the lieutenant governor, and post them in a timely manner to the website.
  • Monitor and track local news.
  • Film and edit videos.

 

Posted January 16, 2024

WSU Marketing & Communications - Student Writer - Paid

Marketing & Communications at Weber State University seeks a junior or senior student majoring in communication, English, professional sales, or marketing to assist the department's writers and public relations director. Email Jaime Winston if you have any questions or want to let them know when your application is being turned in (recommended). 

Additional information and how to apply here.

Posted January 16, 2024

Special Collections and University Archives, Weber State University - Oral History Intern - Paid

The SCUA Oral History Intern position will give students the opportunity to learn about oral histories and the importance of oral histories in preserving history. Work will consist of helping transcribe, edit, and process oral histories and preparing them for publication online. The intern will also have the opportunity to conduct an oral history and see it through to publication. Through this experience, students will hone their listening skills and learn how various communication styles work together during the interview process.

Candidates will help collect, transcribe, edit and process oral history interviews for a specific project related to the history of Weber State University and the surrounding community. The Oral History Intern will work in a team environment with Special Collections and University Archives. They will be given the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge of current technology and best practices. Intern will have the opportunity to complete an oral history from start to finish.

Hours can be completed Monday through Friday between 8am and 5pm. We are flexible in working with your schedule.

To apply: https://jobs.weber.edu/postings/21658

Posted January 16, 2024

WSU Marketing and Communication - Public Relations Intern - Paid

Weber State's public relations office is looking for a rising star who is interested in working for its team. Bryan Magana will be that person's supervisor and mentor. He has nearly 20 years of PR experience. The position offers numerous opportunities for writing, editing, web management, interviews, media events and special projects. Ideally, this person could stay for a year with plenty of time to gain experience in PR and other areas of marketing and communications, if interested (ex. photo, video and social media). 

The job is posted here

If interested, email Bryan at bryanmagana@weber.edu

Posted December 5, 2023

Family Promise of Ogden - Grant Writer Internship - Paid

Grant Writer Internship

We are looking for highly motivated students with EXCELLENT writing skills willing to work 20 hours per week (Monday - Friday 4hrs. a day) This is a paid internship of $15 per hour. The selected student will be trained in all aspects of grant writing. Students will collaborate with Family Promise of Ogden to develop a written grant strategy including theme, major threads, budget, and will assist with the completion of grant usage reports and other grant reporting requirements as needed. Please email your resume and 3 professional references to Raquel at raquelfamilypromise@gmail.com for an interview.

Posted October 30, 2023

Northwestern Mutual - Financial Representative Intern - Paid

Financial Representative Interns at Northwestern Mutual help their clients live more and worry less through our unique approach to financial planning. Our interns, who come from varying academic backgrounds and experiences, begin to build a financial planning practice while employing local and nationwide experts, exclusive financial products, and the support of a Fortune 100 company. You will have the opportunity to build your confidence, develop a professional network, and change people’s lives by helping them achieve financial freedom. Here, hard work pays off!

Our internship program mimics our full-time Financial Representative role, allowing you to:

  • Build your client base through prospecting and networking
  • Call on potential clients and set meetings to understand their financial goals
  • Prepare plans and offer useful recommendations
  • Gain exposure to planning software platforms
  • Get licensed with your Life, Accident, and Health insurance license
  • Participate in weekly coaching, training, and development meetings

As a Northwestern Mutual intern, you can expect a flexible schedule to work around life and your classes. With our year-round program, you can continue to grow your practice and obtain support for registrations and certifications such as the Series 6 & 63 or CFP®. Get inspired at local and national recognition events, earn access to leadership programs, and collaborate with experts in our business. In fact, you’ll find diverse resources across our culture to ensure that you experience personal and professional growth in this program. With interest, eligible interns have an opportunity to interview for a full-time Financial Representative role upon graduation.

Click here for more information and how to apply.

Posted October 30, 2023

Daybreak Senior Services - Social Media/Marketing Intern - Unpaid

DayBreak Senior Services is the only certified Senior Day Facility in Northern Utah. We provide those in our community a safe, secure and supervised environment where they can get away for the day and have some fun through daily enrichment programs and opportunities to socialize with others. At the same time, we award caregivers a much-needed break for the day. We are committed to providing not only quality but affordable care to those affected by Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia, Parkinson's Disease,  those who suffer from isolation, depression, chronic illnesses such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, incontinence, frailty and physical dependence and those who have recovered from strokes or brain injuries but continue to need an ongoing program of physical and mental exercise. Because we are a small business, our Communications Intern will have a unique opportunity to gain valuable, hands-on, experience in the field of communications and contribute to our mission by overseeing social media platforms, communications with partners, increase brand awareness and educational opportunities. We are also working to expand our services beyond Northern Utah. The Communications Intern will play an integral role in that process.

Duties:

Content Creation:
• Assist in the creation of engaging content for various platforms, including social media, blogs and newsletters.
• Conduct research to support content development, ensuring accuracy and relevance.
• Collaborate with team members to brainstorm and develop content ideas.

Social Media Management:
• Assist in managing and updating our social media profiles.
• Monitor social media channels for trends, engagement, and opportunities for interaction.
• Create and schedule social media posts to enhance our online presence.

Public Relations:
• Support the development and maintenance of relationships with community partners.

Internal Communications:
• Collaborate on internal communication projects, such as newsletters, memos, and announcements.

Marketing Collateral:
• Assist in the creation and design of marketing materials, such as brochures, flyers, and presentations.
• Ensure brand consistency in all communications materials.
• Assist in updating and improving company website and google profile.

Administrative Support:
• Provide general administrative support as needed.

To apply: Email Morgan Begin, morgan@daybreakseniorservices.com

Posted September 22, 2023

R Marketing Dept - Marketing Intern - Paid

R Marketing Dept has an opening for an intern. We have two fulltime employees who started as interns from Weber State and now head up our Social Media department and the other is our Office Manager. We have loved working with Weber State in filling these needs. If you are interested please send your resume over to suzanne@rmarketingdept.com to set up your interview for the position!!

More information on the position here.

Posted September 12, 2023

Ogden Surgical - Medical Society - Paid

The student will learn how to write basic grants, learn how to use their writing for accreditations for our organization, learn to write press releases, learn to write to other organizations, learn how to help me organize a conference with tools I can teach them, learn basic design to create conference slides, posters, learn how to create and input in conference app, learn how to edit copy, and learn how to use excel spreadsheets for conference input. A student does not need any science or medical background, at all. I am interested in a person that is a good speller, checks their work, and is detail orientated.

 

Posted August 18, 2023

Congressman Blake Moore - Film Intern - Paid

Congressman Blake Moore's District Office is seeking a fall 2023 film intern. In partnership with the Library of Congress, Representative Moore is working to collect and preserve the stories of America’s veterans in video interviews through the Veterans History Project (VHP) so that future generations of scholars and citizens can learn the stories and sacrifices of their nation’s soldiers. As a film intern, you will be primarily concerned with helping accomplish this mission. You will be tasked with running the camera, microphones, and lighting so that the interviewer and interviewee can focus on a good interview. You will then edit the interview and prepare it to be turned over to the archives at the Library of Congress. The internship is paid. To apply, or for any questions, please send your resume and a sample of your video/audio work to Anthony Coombs at Anthony.Coombs@mail.house.gov or call 801-625-0107.

 

Posted August 10, 2023

Catalyst Accelerator - Intern - Ogden

This position will support the Catalyst Accelerator Ogden, which is a program provided by Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation in partnership with Hill Air Force Base out of Ogden Utah. The Catalyst Accelerator Ogden is a three-month program that accelerates small technology companies' involvement in the national defense ecosystem by providing connections, mentorship, and business development in a collaborative setting. It connects potential users, stakeholders, industry experts, and decision makers through networking events and training workshops that accelerate the small businesses' business development and understanding of the defense landscape. 

This opportunity available to Weber State University students actively enrolled in a four-year degree program and in good standing with the university. This position is in partnership with Weber State University, and Weber State will prepare you to work with the entrepreneurs participating in the Catalyst Accelerator Ogden through four non-credit courses that must be completed prior to starting or shortly after starting this internship. 

  • Workforce Readiness
  • Workforce Communication
  • Workplace Writing
  • School to Work Interpersonal Conflict Resolution

Catalyst Campus for Innovation and Technology is uniquely positioned to tailor your internship experience based on your skills and interests. We will help you develop skills in any of these categories through this internship. You do not need prior professional experience in these skills, but you do need to possess the right qualities and interest to thrive in this role.

  • Graphic design
  • Marketing
  • Grant and Proposal Writing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Technical Writing
  • Communications
  • Computer Science
  • Events Planning
  • Program Facilitation
  • Technical Sales
  • Business Management
  • CAD modeling
  • Data Management and Analytics

We are looking for a dynamic individual who prefers a flexible daily routine, can professionally network with external partners, and thrives in a start-up or entrepreneurial environment, be flexible in their skillset, is comfortable working in a collaborative environment, networking and driving collaboration in the defense and aerospace ecosystem.

To apply: https://weber.joinhandshake.com/edu/jobs/7841774?ref=16-dashboard

 

Posted June 5, 2023

Medley Creative - Digital Media Intern - Paid

Medley creative is hiring an intern with photography, videography, and Adobe skills to work on a video interview projects of custom homes with builders in the Ogden area. Project will include architecture photography. 3 to 4 days a week, 6 hours per day. 

To apply, email or text Jared Medley: jared@jaredmedley.com, 801-922-0195

 

Posted April 17, 2023