Bradenton Marauders Baseball Writing Internship Available

Job Description Serve as beat writer covering the Bradenton Marauders, Class A affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Attend 1-2 home games at team’s LECOM Park during weeks in which the team has 1-2 home games – travel to nearby away games is optional but NOT required. File a weekly notebook summarizing happenings, results, statistics, etc. […]

St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE) Seeks Public Relations Intern

The airport is seeking an unpaid intern interested in assisting the Airport Public Relations Director. St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE) is a commercial service airport serving over 1.8 million passengers in 2016, primarily visitors to the Tampa Bay area.   Commercial, General Aviation, Military and Cargo operations are based at PIE. Airport Public Relations responsibilities include: […]

WUSF News Seeking Paid Summer Intern

WUSF is looking for a college student who loves news and is also a student of the spoken word, of the way words sound on the air, and who has a passion for bringing news to the public radio audience. The Stephen Noble intern would work closely with the WUSF News Director and the station’s […]

Paid Sports Photographer Needed

A sports photographer is needed to document a professional athlete in Bradenton on Sunday, Feb. 19. Photos of warm up, game play, and post game needed. Photographers will be compensated. If interested, contact Mike McMullen at mpmreferee@yahoo.com or at (724) 612-9042.

GenFKD Video Journalism Fellowship Available

GenFKD, a 501(c)(3) funded by a founder of Home Depot, is looking for on-campus video journalists to contribute content for national syndication. Our media partners include Sinclair Broadcast and their Millennial-centric brand Circa. Seeking an on-camera presence, fully independent video journalists (shoot, edit, etc) who can produce one compelling on-campus news package per week. The […]

Internships and JobsBecause we recognize the importance of hands on industry training in the community, the Department of Journalism and Media Studies sponsors for-credit internships at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Past students have pursued internship (undergraduate) and practicum (graduate) experiences at daily newspapers, public relations firms, and other businesses throughout the Tampa Bay Area. We strongly encourage students to take internships as part of their study.

Students, internship providers and JMS faculty cooperate to provide 120 hours of meaningful journalism-related experience over the course of one semester.

In general, internships will be approved if they involve print, radio/television or on-line journalism, media design as it relates to journalism, some aspect of visual journalism, or media relations. In general, internships will NOT be approved if they involve activities relating to disc-jockeying, radio station promotions, filmmaking, fundraising, or with record companies. Internships involving public relations or marketing may be approved on a case-by-case basis.

There are specific internship guidelines for students and internship providers alike. Click below to find out how to offer or get credit for an undergraduate internship or professional practicum.