The Summer Fellowship is IRTS Foundation’s cornerstone program, integral to our mission of providing access and education to diverse, aspiring young media professionals from across the country.
Programs For All Majors
IRTS Summer Fellowship
For School Year: 3, 4, Grad
Program Type: Internship
Majors / Focus: All majors welcome, but there is a focus on the media industry
Access to Recruiters: A paid full-time internship at a top New York media company that aligns with a student's interests and career goals. Mentoring and access to the vast IRTS network. Extensive career counseling and networking opportunities
Expenses Paid: Round trip travel to and from NYC. (air, train, or driving mileage reimbursement) Housing at a downtown Manhattan university dormitory in a shared suite setting.
Location: New York City
Program Dates: June-August
Other Materials Needed: A sincere interest in pursuing a career in media is required. Applicants should showcase their passion through on-campus activities, internship/work experience, and/or school and personal projects. We highly recommend highlighting this in the application essays as well.
Requirements: Students must be college juniors, seniors, or graduate students