Do you love listening to the radio and finding a new favorite song? Is learning quickly one of your best skills? Do you have a passion for communication? Do you want to have some fun this summer, AND get paid? Then this is likely the internship for you! The Special Internship with the Des Moines Radio Group offers you a chance to learn the ins and outs of the radio business from the
The Special Internship with the Des Moines Radio Group offers you a chance to learn the ins and outs of the radio business from the studio to the business office, to the marketing and events department. After 12 weeks, you will not only have a working knowledge of radio but also a few fun stories to share when you hit the books this fall.
The position is up to 26 hours a week, including some weekends. You will be working with managers and leaders in radio programming, sales, promotions and marketing, digital marketing and design, music, and engineering.
Details: The DMRG Special Internship is awarded to a graduating high school senior or current college student with an interest in, and aptitude for, the business of Radio Broadcasting.
- Demonstrate their ambition to pursue a career in radio broadcasting.
- Be in possession of a good academic record. (Please enclose unofficial transcript.)
- Attach an essay of 300-350 words that continues the statement: This is why I want to work in the radio business…
- Be willing to commit to a 12-week, first-hand, summer internship at the Des Moines Radio Group in Des Moines, Iowa from May 29-August 18, 2017.
The DMRG Scholarship is $5,000 (gross) to be paid as taxable wages bi-weekly during the internship.
The student is responsible for any housing costs during the internship. (Employees and family members of Saga Communications, its subsidiaries or competing
companies within a 100-mile radius are not eligible.)
To apply, send requested information, and attached application to:
Des Moines Radio Group, c/o Kate Garner, 1416 Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309 or
Deadline: Friday, April 14, 2017