Internships at Max Media

So you want to intern for Max Media of Hampton Roads, LLC? Here’s a few things you need to know before applying for our internship program:

General Information

Max Media of Hampton Roads, LLC (MMHR) offers three unpaid internships a year to students attending a two or four-year College or University, majoring in broadcasting or a related field of study. Preference will be given to students nearing graduation. Interns are required to receive school credit for their time at the station. All internships are unpaid and may only be taken for school credit. Your College Advisor or Internship Coordinator will be required to certify your eligibility for academic credit. Internships are for 10-15 weeks and will depend on your schools requirements and the workload at the station.

Objective

To give students, who have an interest in radio broadcasting, media, marketing and communications, hands-on experience at a radio station.

Requirements


Selection Process

Interested students will complete and submit their internship application, essay and school certification via email by the deadlines outlined below. Applications will be reviewed and evaluated by an internship committee. Each member of the committee will score and rank candidates based on information supplied in application and essay content. The top three applicants will be contacted by the internship coordinator for a formal interview. One student will be selected per semester. The individual selected will be notified approximately 3 weeks prior to internship start date and will be required to come in for orientation prior to their start date.

Application Deadlines:
Fall Internship: July 1st

Spring Internship: December 1st
Summer Internship: April 1st

Program Details

As an intern with MMHR you will spend time within each department at the station. You will gain an understanding of the responsibility of each department and have the opportunity to participate in some of the day-to-day duties. By the end of the internship you will have a strong knowledge of how each department plays a role in achieving the common goal, which is engaging Hampton Roads listeners with our stations.

Listed below are some learning objectives you can expect to cover during your internship:

Business:

 

 Digital:

 

Production:

 

Programming & Operations:

 

 Promotion & Marketing:

 

Sales:

Click below to download the Max Media of Hampton Roads Internship Application

MMHR Internship Application

Once your application is completed you can either email it to internships@maxmediava.com or mail it to the address below:

Max Media of Hampton Roads, LLC
Attn: Internship Coordinator
5589 Greenwich Road Suite 200
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

 

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