Stipend Unpaid Paid
Activism Arts Journalism Radio TV PR Marketing Nonprofit Social Media Writing Research Event Planning Video/Film

There are important factors to consider as you evaluate whether or not an unpaid internship is right for you. The posting of these opportunities is not an endorsement by the Communication Department. We encourage you to research unpaid internships and to note that for the most part, corporate and for profit internships should be paid.

Position Title Organization Payment Start End Path Posted
Communications Intern Seattle Art Museum Unpaid 1/7/2019 3/22/2019 Arts , Journalism , PR , Marketing , Nonprofit , Social Media , Writing 10/11/2018
Amara Communications Intern Amara Unpaid 11/1/2018 6/15/2019 Marketing , Nonprofit , Social Media , Writing 10/5/2018
Evado PR Internship Evado PR Unpaid 10/1/2018 12/14/2018 PR 8/21/2018
SEATTLE-BASED IN-FLIGHT MAGAZINE PUBLISHER SEEKS EDITORIAL INTERN Paradigm Communications Group Unpaid 9/4/2018 12/7/2018 Journalism 7/31/2018
Seattle Magazine editorial internship Seattle Magazine Unpaid 8/1/2018 2/1/2019 Journalism 7/12/2018
Intern for The Grind Podcast The Grind Podcast Stipend 4/1/2017 9/30/2018 Journalism , Radio , Writing , Research 3/21/2017

Students: How to apply for a for-credit internship (COM 395)

  1. Eligibility: Only communication majors who have completed five communication courses are eligible to enroll in COM395.
  2. Credits: You may earn 1 or 2 credits of COM395 per quarter, up to a maximum of 4 credits of COM 395 spread over any number of quarters. COM395 is graded credit/no credit.
  3. Registration: Download the COM 395 Internship Application and Contract. Follow submission instructions to register your internship through the Communication Advising Office. 
  4. Assignments: After registering, you will have access to the Canvas site for COM 395 which has all of the weekly readings, assignments, and information on the final presentation.