Sunday, September 20, 2009

Brittany Wooley Internship Research


CBS Atlanta


Internships are open to students currently enrolled in disciplines relating to the broadcasting industry who are rising juniors or seniors of colleges/universities who offer academic credit for interning. They look for the most qualified applicant and believe that a diverse work force enriches the company. They are looking for diversity.

Student Intern Positions Available In:

  • News
  • Production
  • Interactive media/Web site
  • Graphic Design
  • Marketing/Promotion
  • Community Relations/Public Relations
  • Programming/Research
  • Engineering/Broadcast Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Advertising Sales

How to Apply:


Apply by downloading, printing and filling out the application and return with your resume to:

CBS Atlanta Student Internship Program
Attention: Human Resources Department
425 14th Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia

Application Link:


Winter/Spring Semester: November 1

Summer Semester: April 1

Fall Semester: July 1

Name of Contact:

I believe James Carter, Director of Human Resources, is the contact, but since I can’t call, I haven’t received a for-sure answer yet. I emailed Mr. Carter, and hopefully, I will get a response soon. So, DON’T USE HIS NAME YET! I will update this as soon as I get a response from him.

Fox 5, Atlanta


Qualifications are specific to the department you are applying for. There is a long list of departments on their website:

The applicant must also be able to provide an official letter from an accredited college or university confirming that he/she will receive course credit if selected for our internship program. The applicant must also be available to work a minimum of 20 hours per week for eight weeks.

How to Apply:

Applicants should fax or mail the following:

  • Cover letter stating which term (i.e. Fall, Spring, Summer sememster) he/she would like to participate.
  • Resume
  • Course credit confirmation letter
  • Essay in 250 words or less answering the following questions:
    1. In which department are you interested in doing an internship? Why?
    2. What duties do you expect to perform in your internship? What do you expect to learn?
    3. Why should you be selected in the FOX 5 Atlanta Internship Program?

Application materials should be sent to:

Attn: HR/Internship Program
1551 Briarcliff Road, N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia

Fax: (404) 724-4426.


Summer: March 20

Fall: June 20

Spring: November 20

Name of Contact:

Lisa Mitchell

WAGA-TV/FOX 5 Atlanta

1551 Briarcliff Road

Atlanta, GA 30306

tel. 404-898-0237

fax 404-898-0238

11 Alive, Atlanta


Applicant must be in college. The website is very vague on qualifications, and it requested no phone calls, so I sent the station an email asking a variety of questions.

Internships are available in the following departments: Atlanta & Company (local program), Community Relations, News, Promotion, Sports and the Web.

How to Apply:

Send a resume, cover letter and two letters of recommendation to the attention of the HR Manager. The cover letter should express the date you're available to start, the hours and days you can work, and the department you're most interested in.

Application link:

Application materials should be sent to:


Attn: Human Resources

One Monroe Place

NE Atlanta, GA 30324


Summer internship applications are due in mid-March. That is the only information on that subject offered online.

Name of Contact:

The Human Resources Manager. I couldn’t find the name online. I sent them an email. I will update my post when I receive a response.

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