Deadline to apply for KQED Internships is May 31, 2021. If you are applying to multiple KQED internships, please state this along with the Internship titles in your cover letter.
The KQED Arts Communications & Engagement Intern is a fundamental role of the department’s engagement team, providing insight, research and action to any of our audience engagement activities including social media communications, community interaction, influencer distribution and events planning.
The intern helps with the promotion and outreach on Rightnowish the podcast; If Cities Could Dance, a twice Webby-award winning digital video series; and general digital news from the Arts & Culture Desk and special projects from the Arts & Culture Desk. We encourage applicants to bring their unique passions to the table and work with us to find a trajectory toward growth unique to them.
This is a paid internship, working 16 hours per week from July 19, 2021 through December 30, 2021.
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Even if you’re developing these skills, we encourage you to apply! Many of these requirements can be learned on the job:
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The mission that drives us:
KQED is for everyone who wants to be more. Our television, radio, digital media, and educational services change lives for the better and help individuals and communities achieve their full potential.
KQED serves the people of Northern California with a community-supported alternative to commercial media. We provide citizens with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions; convene community dialogue; bring the arts to everyone and engage audiences to share their stories. We help students and teachers thrive in 21st-century classrooms, and take people of all ages on journeys of exploration- exposing them to new people, places and ideas.
We celebrate diversity, embrace innovation, value lifelong learning and partner with those who share our passion for public services.