Local Internship Opportunities


Name of InternshipLocationContact InformationDescription
13WHAMRochester, NYCorinne Genster,
Conducting interviews, shadowing reporters, answering phones, writing broadcast copy / web stories
Action for a Better Community, Inc.Rochester, NYCherise Jordan,
585-325-5116 ext. 4554
Use social media to update coverage of ABC programs, provide on-site public relations at events, maintain archives regarding ABC programs and departments, gathering data
American Cancer SocietyRochester, NYDanielle Dent,
Coordinating mailing orders, making phone calls, updating databases
American Red CrossRochester, NYNadine Krimow,
Coordinating and managing special events
The Break RoomRochester, NYDan Borrello,
Learn about radio production, interviewing, social media, on-air presence, audio editing, phone screening, and networking. Must be for credit.
C1SearchRochester, NYHuman ResourcesUse a variety of standard & specialized sourcing techniques, enter & maintain applicant flow & recruiting information, build candidate pipelines
CNY Fertility CenterRochester, NYAimee Fedele,
585-244-1280 ext. 2221
Coordinate meetings, center maintenance, administrative duties, create flyers
The Community Place of Greater RochesterRochester, NYLinda Weisseger,
Public relations, preparing press releases, organizing fundraisers
Daymon Worldwide, Inc.Rochester, NYChris Chait,
Assisting marketing teams in development & implementation of marketing initiatives
Dixon SchwablVictor, NYDanielle Marble,
Assist with event coordination, organizing marketing strategies and projects
Entercom Rochester, LLCRochester, NYKate Savage,
Production internship includes commercial production and dubbing, assisting creative and production personnel, and other duties as needed; experience with Adobe Audition or equal audio processing programs necessary
Eric Mower and AssociatesRochester, NYInternship ContactWriting press releases, working with clients, assisting employees
Geva Theatre CenterRochester, NYMary TiballiAdministrative tasks, database maintenance, special events work, preparing grant proposals
Golf Week RochesterRochester, NYDave Eaton,
Contacting sources, interviewing, input, phone work
Integrated PromotionsLeicester, NYBarb SciarrinoSocial media marketing, managing a social media calendar, graphic design for the website
Livingston County Historical SocietyGeneseo, NYAnna KowalchukAssisting with layout and design of the Livingston County Historical Review, updating social media and the website, and assisting with publicizing events
Livingston County Tourism OfficeGeneseo, NYLisa Burns,
Social media marketing / public relations, website enhancement / updating
Messenger Post MediaCanandaigua, NYNora HicksPitch story ideas, report and write, shoot photos, take video, produce multimedia projects; more information or job descriptions
Network RochesterVictor, NYKelly Breuer,
Public relations, press releases, planning events
News10NBCRochester, NYJason Dusett,
Positions available in Creative Services (Production), Promotion, Engineering, News, and Sales. Students must receive college credit for hours spent at the station.
Our USA MagazineOnlineCher ValentinoDay-to-day operations
Roberts Communications, Inc.Rochester, NYHuman ResourcesAttending meetings and client interviews, research assignments. Applications for the summer paid internship are due in early January.
Rochester BraineryRochester, NYStephanie Rankin,
Assist with press releases, media relations, event planning and coordination, customer tracking database, general office responsibilities, and more; also make updates to the website and publications regarding events. Resumes may be sent to Stephanie Rankin, or the direct application may be found here.
Rochester Broadway Theatre LeagueRochester, NYJessica Karlsen,
585-325-7760 ext. 3234
Creating press releases and media alerts, interacting with media, roll call, participating at radio & TV interviews with cast members
Rochester RhinosRochester, NYJordan Steffan,
585-454-3000 ext. 130
Assisting in field sign & camera setup, production of weekly highlight video, assisting field director, writing articles and press relations
Stephens Media Group:
WARM 101.3, The Zone @ 94.1, Fickle 93.3
Rochester, NYZack Schaefer,
Radio promotions such as live station events and on-air giveaways; training in programming, production, and sales. 10-15 hours per week. College credit required.
Table Toppers of RochesterRochester, NYChantiza Stern,
Help to plan, coordinate, and work weddings and special events
The Verdi GroupPittsford, NYJeff Pollock,
Database maintenance, creating project timelines, production audits, consumer market research
WXXI Public BroadcastingRochester, NYJulie PhillippAssisting promotional efforts, working closely with news producers
YNN RochesterRochester, NYInternship Contact,
Shadow photojournalists & producers, news gathering & writing, lights & audio, digital editing, assemble newscasts