The following post comes from Jenna Covey at the Governor's Office. I have abbreviated it slightly.
The communications department in the Office of Governor Mark Dayton is now hiring Fall Interns to serve September through December 2012.
Duties include assisting communications staff with daily operations, such as tracking media coverage, developing creative including photography, video, graphic design, and assisting with social media outreach, research, and analytics. Curious about what interns have done? Check out this blog and YouTube video.
Interviews will be held over the next three weeks, and the official application deadline is September 15, 2012.
Interested applicants can complete the attached application and return to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If there are any questions, please contact me directly at (651) 201-3439. Thanks so much for your help!Jenna
Jenna CoveyDeputy Press Secretary for New Media
Office of Governor Mark Dayton and
Lt. Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon
Communications Internship Application
Office of Governor Mark Dayton
The communications internship program is a great opportunity for students and recent graduates interested in public service to serve their state and get hands on experience in a fast paced communications shop at the highest level of executive Government in Minnesota.
Duties include assisting communications staff with daily operations, such as tracking media coverage, developing creative including photography, video, graphic design, and assisting with social media outreach, research, and analytics.
This is an outside of the box internship opportunity where students won’t be stuck at the copy machine all day. Students will get hands on opportunities to create great portfolio work for their professional development.
City: State: Zip:
Graduate School:________________________Date of Graduation:_____
Will college credit be earned through this internship? Yes No
If yes, please complete the following:
Professor:________________________________ Phone Number:_______
Course Name:__________________________ Total Credits Earned:___________
Please indicate semester/quarter you are applying for:
Fall:____________________ Dates Available:
Spring__________________ Dates Available:
Summer:________________ Dates Available:
PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR RESUME, COVER LETTER, WRITING SAMPLE(S) AND ANY INTERESTING DIGITAL MEDIA AVAILABLE WITH THIS APPLICATION.
You may e-mail your application materials to email@example.com
Questions? Jenna.firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-201-3439
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
The Office of Governor Mark Dayton is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or physical disability, or any other legally protected basis. The Governor’s Office will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is prohibited.