Internships

The University of Tennessee College of Communication & Information maintains a list of available internships for members of the School of Advertising & Public Relations. We will include and update the list on this page for the convenience of UTK PRSSA members.

The Tombras Group 

Post date: June 14, 2017

Pay: No

Daily tasks include:

  • Assist in daily monitoring, implementation and reporting for various social clients
  • Research content for social media posts related to Tombras clients
  • Compile competitive analysis reports
  • Content development for corporate blog
  • Contribute to brainstorm sessions on social media opportunities for existing and potential clients
  • Other duties, as needed

Skills needed:

  • Excellent communication skills, social media expertise, copywriting, analytics, ability to work alone or in a group.

Internship type: Advertising

Contact: Nena Potter, npotter@tombras.com

Knox County Schools 

Post date: August 1, 2017

Pay: No

Skills required: 

  • Creative
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work individually or as part of a team
  • Detail-oriented
  • Reliable
  • Computer savvy

Tasks include: 

  • Write and edit news releases, social media posts, and other copy as
  • Updating media lists and helping track news content.
  • Collaborating on campaigns, projects, events and stories.
  • Help support Partners in Education by working with the Business

Internship type: Public Relations

Contact: Abbey Harris, abbey.harris@knoxschools.org