Summer communications internships, Minnesota Department of Human Services

The Minnesota Department of Human Services is offering three unpaid communications internships for 20-25 hours/week in St. Paul, Minn., during summer 2015.

Job duties include opportunities to work on media relations, feature writing, special events, internal communications, publications and websites. One position focuses primarily on children and family services; another focuses on state services for individuals who are mentally ill, chemically dependent or developmentally disabled, and the third focuses on broad communications issues for those interested in the legislative process.

Requirements — coursework in at least one of the following areas: journalism, English, media and public relations, marketing or mass communication. Strong writing, editing, research and organizational skills. Interns must receive academic credit for their work.

To apply — submit a cover letter, resume and unofficial school transcript by Feb. 27, 2015, to

For questions, please contact or phone 651-431-3038.