Unpaid Internships

Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently operate 22 radio stations in Denver, Phoenix, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, and Seattle, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.

Bonneville provides unpaid internship opportunities to current university, college, and vocational-technical institute students to provide them the opportunity to extend their education beyond the classroom. Internships are semester-long unpaid opportunities for students to gain a greater understanding of the broadcast industry and expound upon the knowledge gained in the classroom setting. All interns must meet the following criteria:

• Intern must be currently registered at a university, college, community college or vocational-technical institute on a full-time basis and in good academic standing
• All interns must arrange with their current university, college, or institute to receive academic credit for their unpaid internship

Persons participating in internships with Bonneville need to understand that no guarantees are given for future employment with Bonneville.

To be considered for an internship, please click on the corresponding link below and attach your resume and cover letter.

Denver

There are no internships posted for Denver at this time, please check back later.

Phoenix

Bonneville Phoenix internships are semester-long (unpaid) opportunities for college students to gain a fuller understanding of the broadcast industry and expand their skill sets. Throughout the Video Production Internship, interns will learn how to use the TriCaster, Final Cut Pro software, and basic HTML as they learn and experience how to put video clips together for a website. They will learn about the whole process from the planning stage, through filming, editing and finalizing the product for upload to a website.

Bonneville Phoenix internships are semester-long (unpaid) opportunities for college students to gain a fuller understanding of the broadcast industry and expand their skill sets. The Web/Digital Content Internship is designed to help interns learn and understand how a newsroom functions and flows. The intern will gain experience in writing news stories from press releases, interviews, raw audio, aggregation and social media. The intern will also learn about the strategy and planning needed to maintain a news website.

Bonneville Phoenix internships are semester-long (unpaid) opportunities for college students to gain a fuller understanding of the broadcast industry and expand their skill sets.  The Audio Production Internship is designed to have interns learn how to put together radio spots from the brainstorming phase through the final product. Interns will be able to learn the basics of the Pro Tools software as well as how to write spots for production.

Bonneville Phoenix internships are semester-long (unpaid) opportunities for college students to gain a fuller understanding of the broadcast industry and expand their skill sets. The Sports Programming Internship is designed to help interns learn the “behind-the-scenes” aspects of sports programming. Interns will have the opportunity to learn and experience how to put a sports talk show together from planning to execution, how to pull audio, and how to edit and use that audio for a show.

Bonneville Phoenix internships are semester-long (unpaid) opportunities for college students to gain a fuller understanding of the broadcast industry and expand their skill sets. The KTAR News Programming Internship is designed to help interns learn about all aspects of the news by letting them experience it first-hand. Interns will be given the opportunity to pull audio, be involved in interviews, and help create content for on-air and online distribution. Throughout the internship, they will be provided with support and mentoring from veteran news managers and staff who are looking to help them advance their skills and career.

Bonneville Phoenix internships are semester-long (unpaid) opportunities for college students to gain a fuller understanding of the broadcast industry and expand their skill sets. The purpose of the Marketing Internship is to allow interns the opportunity to learn the “behind-the-scenes” Marketing & Promotional aspects of two of the biggest radio brands in the country. With over 300+ events handles annually, Arizona Sports 98.7 FM is the flagship home of the Arizona Cardinals, Phoenix Suns, Arizona Diamondbacks, ASU Athletics, Arizona Coyotes, and a radio partner with ESPN. Interns will have the opportunity toe meet and greet listeners, learn about how to brand the stations, the process of facilitating promotions throughout the valley and charitable requests. It is a great way to learn the ins and outs of planning and executing a promotion from start to finish.

Bonneville Phoenix internships are semester-long (unpaid) opportunities for college students to gain a fuller understanding of the broadcast industry and expand their skill sets. The Bonneville Phoenix Sales Internship will allow interns the opportunity to learn about and experience all aspects of the sales process from prospecting to account management. During the internships, interns will be able to learn and hone the skills behind prospecting, conducting a client needs analysis, and how to put together a proposal.

Sacramento

There are no internships posted for Sacramento at this time, please check back later.

Salt Lake City

KSL Radio’s Sports Internship is designed to provide an exciting and valuable experience for students with a strong interest in broadcasting and sports. Interns will have the opportunity to observe and be involved in the daily operation of the KSL Sports team and will get an inside look at the operations of a top-tier radio station. Through the internship, they will be able to learn and sharpen their skills as they experience the many facets of the sports broadcasting world.

KSL TV’s Sports Internship is designed to provide valuable learning experience to students with a strong interest in television sports/broadcast journalism. Interns will have an opportunity to gain insight into the operation of professional TV news sports production.

San Francisco

The KBLX Production Internship is designed for students interested in learning about the daily preparation and production of content for live radio. Interns will have the opportunity to shadow the Producer and on-air jocks for KBLX’s Morning Show and learn about the production involved in running a daily radio show.

Seattle

This internship with AM 770 KTTH is intended for students interested in obtaining practical experience in broadcast journalism. During the program, interns will have the opportunity to learn about the daily preparation and production of live talk radio, audio recording and editing, researching story topics, and  how to write for a broadcast.

This internship is for students interested in obtaining practical experience in broadcast sports and journalism. Intern will learn the daily preparation and production of live sports talk radio and will rewrite wire copy, learn audio recording and editing, and research stories.

This internship is for students interested in obtaining practical experience in broadcast journalism. Intern will write stories, rewrite wire copy, learn audio recording and editing, and research stories. Intern will interact closely with editors, reporters, anchors and other newsroom employees and receive feedback on their efforts.