Job Description:

The Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) Next Generation internship is designed for students currently enrolled in their second year or above of a two or four year college, and is meant to prepare students of color, and those from other groups underrepresented in the media industry, for a successful career in public media. The successful candidate will work in one of three focus areas: Production, Marketing & Engagement, or Development. 

The intern will receive regular and concentrated coaching on writing, editing, and other aspects of Television production, marketing, or development, receiving more project responsibility as professional growth is demonstrated. The internship will last at minimum for one academic year, with the potential to continue until graduation. Details: https://wpt.org/AboutWPT/Employment/wpt-next-generation-internship. erin.cook@wpt.org. 608-263-0477.

Organization: 
Job Location: 
Madison, WI
United States
Job Category: 
Production/Programming
Fundraising/Promotion/Membership
Internships/Associateships
Communications/Marketing
Deadline: 
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Job Type: 
Part time
Hours Per Week: 
15.00
Send Application Materials To: 

For best consideration, submit all application materials to Erin Cook at erin.cook@wpt.org by March 31, 2019. A completed application will include:

  • A comprehensive résumé
  • A detailed cover letter explaining how you meet the qualifications and why this internship meets your career development needs
  • A list of two (2) professional references, including an email contact for each (references may be tied to your academic career)

Direct inquiries and online support questions to: Erin Cook, Wisconsin Public Television, 821 University Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, 608-263-0477; erin.cook@WPT.org.

Salary Per Hour: 
$12
Phone: 
(608) 263-0477
Position is an internship: 
Yes
Job Field: