The best way to sharpen skills and discover your strengths in a chosen profession is simple: Learn by doing. That’s why we offer internships during fall, spring and summer semesters.

Note: Positions for Spring 2021 will be remote due to COVID-19. You do not have to be located in Athens, Ga. to apply!

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  • The ideal candidate is an organized, self-starting team player with good interpersonal communication skills.
  • Candidates must have strong written and verbal communications skills and be well versed in AP Style, the social media landscape and brand copywriting
  • Best suited for public relations, journalism, communications, advertising or marketing majors.
  • Juniors and seniors preferred.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 required; 3.5 or higher is preferred.
  • Most of our internships are for course credit. If financial assistance is needed, we do offer a limited number of paid positions as part of our scholarship program. Inquire for details.
  • 18 to 20 hours/week remotely


  • Public Relations + Social Media Content-focused Intern
    • Maintaining media lists and coverage files
    • Writing and editing press materials
    • Crafting editorial calendars
    • Strategizing storylines and campaign ideas 
    • Creating social media content for platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube
    • Working with influencer strategies for brand awareness
    • Collecting data and reporting social media analytics
    • Opportunity to assist in paid digital campaigns
  • Graphic Design-focused Intern
    • Work closely with the content team to create graphics for various client or internal creative needs
    • Additional responsibilities according to timely needs

Positions Available

  • Public Relations + Social Media Content Internship (6)
  • Graphic Design Internship (1)

How to Apply 

Your application for the SSG Internship is not complete until you submit the creative pitch portion via email to Instructions for this part of the application are detailed in the forms above. 

Applications for the Spring 2021 Internship Program will be accepted until Wednesday, November 25 at 5 p.m. ET. 


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