|7 Mile Advisors|
7 Mile Advisors provides investment banking and advisory services to the business services and technology industries globally. We advise on M&A and private capital transactions and provide market assessments and benchmarking. As a close-knit team with a laser focus on our target markets, we help our clients sell their companies, raise capital, grow through acquisitions, and evaluate new markets. This internship has flexible start and end dates although the minimum duration is 10 weeks. You will work on many projects including company and market research analysis, M&A suitability, and data entry. These projects encompass business development and research. For further information complete the online application. Go to www.7mileadvisors.com/ and click on the “Careers” tab. Then click on the link stating “For Internship, complete this online application” in the left-hand sidebar to access the application.
Baker’s Crust has been a leader in the Hampton Roads artisan bread movement since 1993. We have grown from a small traditional shop serving soup, salad, and sandwiches in the Hilltop area of Virginia Beach to 6 full-service restaurants, including two in Richmond and our newest location in Williamsburg. Philippe Bulan, an extremely talented artist and baker, continues to refine his recipes and techniques in his never-ending quest for extraordinary bread and pastries. Our interns will receive focused training featuring a high level of hands-on practice and the opportunity to work in a production-oriented environment that will introduce them to the baking and pastry profession. They will be exposed to the function of bakery equipment, learn general baking terminology, bakers’ math, and the main ingredients of bread and pastry. Students will roll up their sleeves and be introduced to the process of dough making, fermentation, shaping, and baking. They will practice beginner shaping techniques and learn what characteristics are desirable in properly baked goods. This 4-week unpaid internship is a wonderful opportunity for any student to learn the art of baking! www.bakerscrust.com.
SmartBasil Farms - Our specialty herbs and produce are distributed to wholesale markets with a continued commitment to sustainable growing practices, product consistency, food safety and unmatched customer service. Through our internship program, you will learn about our NFT Growing System while harvesting and packaging fresh herbs and produce.
|Bank of America Merrill Lynch|
New York City
2016 Global Markets Sales & Trading Summer Analyst Program
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Sales & Trading professionals deliver innovative solutions and exceptional execution to help clients meet their complex financial objectives. We make markets in virtually all major asset classes, covering both the Debt and Equity product spectrums. We are active in both the Cash and Derivative markets. We have a global presence, with offices throughout the United States, Europe and Asia. Our 10-week program includes formal training and assignments in Global Markets product areas. One week of training followed by rotations in fixed income and/or equity markets and exposure to different functions in sales, trading, origination, and structuring/quantitative analysis. Applicants should be progressing towards completion of bachelor’s degree in December 2016 - June 2017 with demonstrated academic achievement and 3.2 minimum GPA. Mathematics, engineering, statistics, or programming background a plus. Applications for these positions are required well in advance. The deadline for summer 2015 has already passed, however, any qualified candidates planning ahead for the summer of 2016 should reach out to Walter Hoffman ‘05 directly at (646) 855-4392 or email@example.com. An updated application link with all requirements for summer 2016 will be available in late summer of 2015.
|Bank of America Student Leaders|
From the website: Student Leaders is an eight-week summer experience for high school juniors and seniors and includes a paid internship with a local nonprofit organization as well as the Student Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Through the internship and summit, young people have the opportunity to develop and apply leadership skills through hands-on community work experience while discovering their own talents for serving their community and leading others.
To view the full page regarding this opportunity, visit the website above, then hover over “Global Impact” on the red menu bar up top. On the list that appears, under “Leadership and Service,” click on “Student Leaders.” The deadline for this application is January 31, 2015.
Brand Fuel is a promotional product agency with offices in Norfolk, Raleigh, and Charlotte. It was founded in 1998 by two NA graduates and currently employs twenty-eight people among the three cities. The company coordinates the selection, design, decoration, and production of logo merchandise by brand names like Adidas, Godiva, Columbia, Mont-Blanc, Nike, Sony, and Swiss Army for clients throughout the U.S. The intern’s responsibilities will be helping with product research, brainstorming new ideas, organizing the showroom, and providing input for presentations and campaigns. This is a one-week unpaid internship.
|Breakthrough at Norfolk Academy|
Breakthrough at Norfolk Academy, formerly Learning Bridge, has been serving Norfolk Public School students since 1993. Breakthrough’s mission is two-fold: to prepare middle school students for academic success through a tuition-free summer program and to provide hands-on teaching experience to talented high school and college students considering careers in education. Each year, Breakthrough enrolls approximately sixty students led by a group of fifteen teachers. Breakthrough students consistently cite the relationships with their summer teachers as the most meaningful aspect of the program. Breakthrough teachers often find that the internship has inspired them to enter the field of education.
We are looking for recent N.A. alumni interested in making a positive impact on children. This position requires energy, commitment, the desire to teach, and a personal investment in the lives of middle school students. The program runs from June 10th to July 25th. No previous teaching experience is required. If you are interested, please contact Ari Zito, Director of Breakthrough at Norfolk Academy, at firstname.lastname@example.org. More information can also be found at www.breakthroughcollaborative.org and at www.norfolkacademy.org/breakthrough.
|CBRE Hampton Roads|
CBRE is a full-service commercial real estate company with over 400 offices around the world. The 2015 internship opportunity will be in the Norfolk, VA, office with a focus on real estate finance and market research. The intern will have direct daily dialogue with the office’s Senior Financial & Research Analyst and be exposed to investment property sales professionals. Special projects will be organized in advance of the internship to allow meaningful contributions to be accomplished. The hours of this internship are flexible although the preferred hours will be Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This internship is for a two-week period and will be unpaid.
|Chesapeake Bay Foundation|
Virginia Beach & Richmond
Grassroots Outreach – 1 position available
Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Virginia Grassroots Outreach staff works to engage and build support for preserving and improving the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. We seek a creative, outgoing person interested in helping support CBF’s mission to “Save the Bay.” This internship will assist in mobilizing citizens around Bay issues through community programs such as lectures and displays at fairs and festivals, as well as by using social media to promote CBF’s programs and coordinating educational and volunteer opportunities such as kayak trips, nature walks, river cleanups, and Bay-related film screenings. This intern must live in the greater Richmond area for the duration of the internship and have reliable transportation. This internship will be for 15 to 20 hours per week, with availability for flexible schedules. Location: Downtown Richmond, with some field work in the region. This position is unpaid.
Virginia Beach Office – 1 position available
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) works with citizens of all ages to teach them about our environment and watershed, help advocate for clean water, and work together to help restore our waterways and the Chesapeake Bay. CBF seeks a summer intern to assist with our community outreach and citizen engagement programs, and our 27th Annual Clean the Bay Day on June 6. The individual will learn about Bay pollution sources, environmental policy, advocacy initiatives, and the science of restoration and land use, and use social media to promote CBF’s programs. This internship is open to college-age alumni with reliable transportation and will be for 20 to 30 hours per week, with availability for flexible schedules. Location: CBF’s new Brock Environmental Center in Virginia Beach, with some field work in the region. This position is unpaid.
The forms and timeline will be available on the site March 1 for the summer of 2015. They are 3 weeks in length and unpaid. Students have choices of patient interaction or non-patient interaction, and applicants must turn 14 prior to January 1 and must still be enrolled in high school. Students who are interested in this opportunity apply directly through CHKD and openings are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Volunteer posts are available at the main CHKD building in Norfolk as well as other CHKD offices around Hampton Roads. For more information visit their website.
|CHKD Gastroenterology Department|
Spend one week learning about children’s medicine in action. Observe outpatient office consultations and endoscopic procedures with a pediatric gastroenterologist at CHKD and CHKD outreach clinics. The participant will have the opportunity to see children of all ages with a variety of common and complicated intestinal diseases. Shadowing rounds in the hospital can be arranged depending on the applicant’s interest. Proof of a negative TB skin test is required. This is a one-week unpaid internship, June 22-26, 2015.
This internship is being offered to someone who is interested in learning about how a successful local business integrates a desire to be socially conscious and improve the community with business marketing and promotion strategies. The intern will have the opportunity to work closely with upper management on initiatives within Coastal Edge’s four pillars of success: Sustainability, Action Sports, Art, and Music. This is an unpaid full-summer position offering invaluable business and marketing experience along with the opportunity to help Coastal Edge positively impact the Hampton Roads community.
Los Angeles, CA
Constantin Film is currently seeking highly motivated interns for an unpaid internship position in the Production & Development Department in Los Angeles, California. Constantin Film has been synonymous with quality and success for over 30 years, emerging as the most successful independent production and distribution company in the German media industry. Constantin Film’s operations include German and English-language motion picture theatrical production, theatrical distribution, home entertainment distribution, licensing and television production. Constantin Film’s diverse slate includes box office hits and award-winning films alike, ranging from comic book to literary adaptations, historical dramas, action and genre. Among these productions are: The Neverending Story, The Fantastic Four film franchise, The Name of the Rose, Nowhere in Africa, Downfall, The Baader Meinhof Complex, and the Resident Evil film franchise. Upcoming films include Resident Evil 6, and the romantic comedy Love Rosie. Among other high profile literary properties, Constantin is currently developing film adaptations of Neal Shusterman’s bestselling book Unwind, as well as Peter Heller’s bestselling, critically acclaimed novel The Dog Stars. Interns will assist the executives in the Production and Development Department with reading source material, including, but not limited to, scripts, books and articles; writing script and book coverage; performing research projects and providing other office support as assigned. Applicants must be extremely detail-oriented, well-organized, efficient, proactive, and Mac & PC savvy. Interns are expected to juggle multiple tasks and respond well under time constraints. Previous entertainment industry experience is a plus but is not required. All internship positions are unpaid, but school credit is available. Interns must find their own housing and transportation.
|Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers|
John Cooper is veteran personal injury lawyer who handles only accident and injury cases with his partner Jim Hurley. Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers are based at new offices at 2014 Granby Street in Norfolk. Mr. Cooper represents people who have been injured in automobile accidents, truck and motorcycle accidents, slip and falls, and medical malpractice cases. He also represents injured railroad workers and has held a top AV rating from the attorney rating service Lawyers.com for almost a decade. He is offering a two-week, paid summer internship for a college student to provide the experience of working at a fast-moving, personal injury law firm. This intern will work closely with Mr. Cooper and his staff. Court appearances, depositions, and case-specific tasks will be part of the job, together with blogging on our website. www.cooperhurley.com and working with the Marketing Director on a variety of tasks.
|Eastern Virginia Eye Associates|
Eastern Virginia Eye Associates is a private optometric office located in Chesapeake, VA. Founded in 2001, our philosophy is quite simple – to exceed the expectations of our patients on a daily basis. Our service-oriented approach is fueled by our desire to build lasting relationships with our patients. Our goal is for our patients not only to have a great experience but to have a memorable experience. This is achieved by regular and rigorous staff service trainings, highly skilled and caring doctors, quality products, and updated technology that is at the forefront of our profession. Our intern will have the opportunity to work directly with our technicians, opticians, and doctors to experience the optometric profession from the comprehensive dilated examination and contact lens examinations to the fitting, styling, and dispensing of eyewear. We will provide the opportunity to observe procedures such as LASIK and cataract surgeries. We will also provide exposure not only to the medical aspect of this profession but also to the business and retail aspects. This is a one-week unpaid internship.
|Ellis Gibson Development|
Ellis Gibson Development offers a one-week volunteer internship focusing on real estate development, including construction management, financial risk analysis, income capitalization, leverage, discounted cash flow theory, and property management. The intern will have direct daily dialogue with the firm’s principals.
1. Assist with Social Networking posts on all four brands.
2. Work with Promotions Department tasks such as banners, remotes, appearances, and events.
3. Take pictures and route to Web Department and Social Media Department so pictures post.
4. Set up artist visit lunches, performance area, guide listeners through process.
5. Assist with winner breakfasts and lunches in the field.
6. Work with air talent when needed for bits, stunts, and appearances.
7. Shadow Program Directors to absorb programming day to day duties and activities.
8. Respond to listeners on all four brand’s Facebook pages as needed.
9. Shadow and observe air talent in studios.
10. Attend weekly sales, programming and promotions meetings.
|Family Medicine Internship |
Thinking about going to medical school? Not sure what it is all about? Then this flexible, unpaid summer clerkship is for you. A family practice physician with 25+ years of experience is exposing interested students to an outpatient setting at EVMS. You will have an opportunity for direct interactions with medical students, family practice residents, and direct patient care, while at the same time learning what medicine is all about. This internship will take place half days in the morning only. The internship requires proof of immunization to Varicella, MMR, tetanus, and current PPD. Paperwork for clearance to EVMS is provided once accepted into the program. Multiple students may apply, and each will be given an opportunity to experience the art of medicine and to have questions answered.
Since 1988, ForKids has led the fight to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty for families and children in Hampton Roads. The ForKids Development Team works to further public awareness of our homeless community’s needs and the services ForKids provides. Community relations play an important role in raising support for these services and clients. A Development Internship is available for this summer. This opportunity will provide a unique experience for individuals with an interest in non-profit development and communications. The student intern will divide time among three aspects of Development: 1) community and media relations, 2) special events, and 3) community fundraising. The intern will learn how to communicate effectively to the community at large about the work that ForKids is doing, with the end goal of garnering support. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently and follow directions. The intern should have a demonstrated interest in non-profit administration and a desire to support the mission of ForKids to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty for families and children. The intern must possess strong writing skills, a professional appearance, and the ability to communicate effectively. Interns must be comfortable working with computers and have basic knowledge of Microsoft Word. Hours are flexible. ForKids will have 2 internships available this summer for a duration of 1-3 months.
If you are someone interested in exercise, fitness and natural health-care, then an internship at Ghent Chiropractic may be for you! We specialize in improving health and wellness, enhancing athletic performance and the prevention, management and rehabilitation of sports related injuries. During your one week unpaid internship you will have the opportunity to observe the doctors and assistants evaluate and treat patients, demonstrate rehabilitative exercises, and assist with other clinical and administrative tasks.
|Gildea Forensic Psychological Services, LLC|
Dr. Jennifer Gildea is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist performing forensic (court- ordered) psychological evaluations around the Hampton Roads area. Services provided include parenting capacity, juvenile psychological, custody, diagnostic, and substance abuse assessments. Expert witness court testimony and consultation are also conducted regularly. Interested interns would learn about psychological assessment, assist with administration and scoring of psychological tests, observe forensic interviews, participate in consultations, have an opportunity to review reports, and learn about a variety of psychological diagnoses and treatment interventions. Scheduling and location of services varies, as Dr. Gildea travels around the Hampton Roads region to conduct assessments on-site at area Departments of Social Services and other office locations. All services are conducted Monday through Thursday, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Interns should be at least 18 years of age and have reliable independent transportation. The internship is unpaid but offers a unique experience for individuals interested in pursuing further education or careers in the field of psychology. Contact Dr. Gildea at (757) 358-0712 or at email@example.com for further information.
|Hanbury Evans Wright Vlattas + Company|
Hanbury Evans, an international architecture and planning firm, is pleased to offer a one-week internship opportunity for a highly motivated student interested in the design profession. This student should have a GPA of 3.0 or better. A letter of recommendation from a teacher is required. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to interact with our design professionals, the current class of Summer Design Scholars (typically 3 - 4 upper-level college students), and our current Virginia Design Medalist (an architecture faculty member from an esteemed college program). The student will learn about design in collegiate environments and have the opportunity to attend any concurrent HEWV Academy sessions - our firm’s education and training forum. He or she will join a project team and be invited to contribute ideas to project work and the design discussion. The position will be compensated at Virginia’s minimum wage.
Overview of Hatch: Hatch is a Growth Hub, which hosts 150+ events a year in the entrepreneurial and innovation space in the Norfolk-Virginia Beach region of Virginia. Hatch is very active in the future of millennials and works around the clock to develop opportunities for millennials to thrive in new age businesses like social media, software development, logistics and media.
Intern Description: Hatch is looking for internships is marketing, media and software development. Applicants should be ready and willing to learn and be creative while thinking as a business with the Hatch team. At Hatch, you will work with the entire team on active and future projects including Start Norfolk, blog content, basic wordpress development and Social Media campaigns. These internships will be unpaid but with flexible scheduling.
Hatch currently has over 40 different companies in its portfolio and is actively trying to start and grow 1000 Four employee companies by the end of 2016.
|Jones Lang LaSalle|
Jones Lang LaSalle is a full-service, publicly traded commercial real estate company with over 200 offices around the world. The 2015 internship opportunity will be in the Norfolk, Virginia, office with a focus on real estate brokerage and market research. The intern will have direct daily dialogue with the office’s senior brokers and be exposed to sale and lease transactions. Special projects will be organized in advance of the internship to allow meaningful contributions to be accomplished. The hours of this internship are flexible although the preferred hours will be Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This internship is for a one week period and will be unpaid.
|Jordan-Young Institute and CHKD|
Virginia Beach and Norfolk
The Jordan-Young Institute for Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine (JYI) and The Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughter (CHKD) is offering a combined internship for those who are interested in the field of Sports Medicine. The Sports Medicine team is comprised of both primary care Sports Medicine physicians as well as orthopedic surgeons who treat a variety of athletic related injuries in the pediatric and through adult population.
This internship is for a college level student interested in pursuing medical school with potential interest in the field of Sports Medicine. Participants will basically shadow physicians and their teams in both the office and operating room setting. The goal of this rotation will be to observe and interact with physicians in the field and gain understanding as to the spectrum of non-operative and operative problems which are encountered by athletes at all levels. Interns will typically spend four weeks rotating between participating physicians from JYI and CHKD. Physicians who will be participating in this internship will include: Dr. Kevin Bonner, Dr. Joel Brenner, Dr. Allison Crepeau, Dr. Marc Cardelia and Dr. Allison Tenfelde.
This is an unpaid internship. Hours will vary based on physician’s schedule. Proof of a recent negative PPD test is required. If one gets ill or uncomfortable with the sight of blood or watching surgical procedures, this internship is not for you. This internship is best suited for a college student with endeavors to attend medical school and potentially interested in the field of Sports Medicine.
Jules Reid, founded in 2009, is a women’s clothing line that sells directly to stores around the country and in Europe. The website has grown 500% since its launch. Jules Reid, a 1986 Norfolk Collegiate graduate, is the founder/CEO, and two of her sons currently attend Norfolk Academy. Jules runs the business from Virginia Beach and New York City. Jules has been featured in many magazines including Vogue, Glamour, Palm Beach Society, Lucky Magazine, and Virginia Living. There are currently 4 full-time employees. This would be a full summer internship requiring approximately 20 hours per week with flexible daytime hours. The internship would involve working directly with Jules as a personal assistant. Duties would be as follows and in order of importance: e-commerce, understanding of Photoshop and constant contact, assisting with photo shoots, talking with clients, filing daily orders and shipments. Expanding knowledge of computer applications while an intern is an option; however, the candidate must be good with a MAC. The applicant could be male or female but should love fashion and understand the importance of social media. This is a 12-week paid internship.
New York, NY
Kirna Zabete is a high-end women’s fashion store in New York City’s SoHo. For the last 15 years, Kirna Zabete has casually blended luxury items in every category: clothing, jewelry, accessories, shoes, and lifestyle products. Fashion editors, celebrities, stylists, and elite shoppers from all over the world have made Kirna Zabete a top shopping destination. Interns will work in buying, e-commerce, and retail departments. This is an unpaid internship that requires a minimum commitment of several days a week for eight weeks. It is a wonderful introduction to all aspects of the fashion business in New York City.
|London & Norfolk|
London and Norfolk Ltd is a commercial property and casualty insurance agent and broker providing insurance products and services to various businesses. Our office is located in the Dominion Tower in downtown Norfolk. This internship opportunity will give exposure to the distribution, sales, and servicing of business insurance as well as insight into how insurance is used to manage risk. You will also learn about the various types of coverage available, such as workers compensation, property, liability, automobile, bonds, directors and officers, and errors and omissions coverage. In addition to spending time with London & Norfolk staff, the intern may meet insurance carrier marketing representatives and underwriters, attend meetings of existing and or new clients, attend networking and trade association events and special projects. We will also try to visit some other local businesses where NA alumni currently work. This is a one-week internship with some flexibility for the week. Depending upon workload, pay may be available.
Martin Engineering is a civil engineering firm in Virginia Beach specializing in the design of commercial and residential land development projects. The internship will include opportunities to utilize the latest design software, learn about the site design process, and participate in the preparation of construction documents. The internship will last from two to six weeks; hours are flexible, with a target of 20 hours per week. Although the internship is an unpaid position, there is the opportunity for compensation for field survey assistance when needed.
|Mercy Medical Angels|
Communications. That’s what this internship is all about. Mercy Medical Angels is a nonprofit charitable organization that provides free medical transportation to needy patients. Public outreach is essential if we are to reach patients, prospective donors, volunteer pilots, and the general public. Our intern must be creative, outgoing, and skilled in writing. He or she will find our work environment to be friendly and mission-oriented. Tasks will include interviewing patients and pilots, writing stories for newsletters and websites, engaging in medical research, posting timely messages on our social media sites, writing press releases, and assisting with donor relations and other duties. Hours are flexible; 15 hours per week are desired. The internship is unpaid.
New York, NY
Morgan Stanley is one of the world’s largest financial services firms. Each summer they look to hire talented college students to work as summer analysts in either our Investment Banking, Fixed Income, or Equities divisions. Summer analysts spend ten weeks working alongside full-time mentors to learn about the day-to-day responsibilities of traders, salespeople, and research associates. Successful applicants should have strong quantitative and interpersonal skills and be prepared for a high-energy, high-impact environment. Applications for these positions are required well in advance. The deadline for summer 2015 has already passed, however, any interested applicants planning ahead for summer 2016 should contact Derek Melvin ’01 directly at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than November 15, 2015. An updated application link for summer 2016 will be available in late summer of 2015.
|Norfolk Academy Development Office|
The Norfolk Academy Development Office offers a six-week internship (June 15 to July 24) to learn the fund-raising business. Besides learning the overall picture of fund-raising, this intern will be responsible for building a database of memorial donations to the school and working with the Development Office on stewardship and donor relations. The position will include some writing, non-soliciting phone calls, digital photography, and computer skills development. While there is flexibility of hours, the suggested work day will be 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM four days a week. This is a paid internship.
|Norfolk Academy Lower School Teaching Internship|
The Norfolk Academy Lower School offers a one or two-week teaching internship (May 4-29). This is an excellent opportunity to explore elementary education. The position will be in 2GA, Mrs. Thornton’s second grade girls’ class. The intern will observe and assist in all aspects of the classroom. Toward the end of the two weeks, the intern will team-teach with Mrs. Thornton. Consider this a fun and exciting way to check out this wonderful profession. The hours will be 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. This is an unpaid internship.
Norfolk Southern offers an extensive and competitive internship and management trainee program for college students in a variety of fields. Applicants interested in these programs must apply directly to Norfolk Southern. More information can be found at the following link: http://www.nscorp.com/content/nscorp/en/careers-at-norfolk-southern/university-students.html
Pilot Media is the leading local print, digital, and direct marketing company and is the parent company of The Virginian-Pilot, Interactive Media (PilotOnline.com and HamptonRoads.com), Targeted Publications + Media, and Pilot Direct. The Virginian-Pilot and Pilot Interactive are looking for a Graphic Design Intern who will collaborate with graphic designers to deliver creative design of ads while meeting deadlines. They will also work with sales on marketing principles to develop artistic ads for advertisers, and will get an opportunity to work with several different media platforms (print, digital, brochures etc). This will be a four to six-week, part-time internship; hours are flexible according to student availability.
|Pilot Targeted Media|
Pilot Targeted Media is offering two internships for the summer of 2015. Both are for students currently earning a four-year degree with a demonstrated interest in the profession that the internships focus on. A demonstrated interest could be supported by the student’s major subject area or by participation in extracurricular activities that indicate the student’s clear interest in exploring the profession’s focus. For example, a student applying for an internship in journalism could demonstrate interest by having worked at the university’s student newspaper or other literary enterprise. A student applying for a business internship could demonstrate interest through being a marketing major or participating in some entrepreneurial extracurricular activity. The internships for the summer of 2015 are as follows:
Business and Marketing Assistant, Pilot Targeted Media: The student/intern will work in various operations of Pilot Targeted Media supporting marketing and sales efforts for new ventures, print publications, digital operations, and events. The intern will likely rotate among several businesses such as military publications, targeted marketing, and a range of events tied to business and other subject matter. The intern will be tasked with a range of duties such as support of sales people, joint sales presentations to advertising and other clients, and logistical support of events. Duties are likely to include appointment setting with clients, writing of marketing proposals, creation of power point and other presentations, and direct communications with clients. The internship will span two to three months (mid-May to mid-August) based on the student’s availability and college schedule. Vacation time off in the summer can be scheduled with the intern’s supervisor. This is a paid internship.
Editorial Assistant, Inside Business: The student/intern will work on the staff of Inside Business, a weekly business news journal that serves 8,500 executive decision makers in Hampton Roads. The intern will support the reporting and editing staff through numerous duties such as collecting and editing people news, press releases, fact checking, compilation of lists, and administrative tasks related to executive events and panel discussions. Based on interest and ability, the intern also will be given the opportunity to report and write news and features for Inside Business. The internship will span two to three months (mid-May to mid-August) based on the student’s availability and college schedule. Vacation time off in the summer can be scheduled with the intern’s supervisor. This is a paid internship.
Resite Online is an up and coming provider of Internet marketing tools to apartment communities across the country including websites, online leasing applications, resident portals, and mobile sites. The six-week unpaid internship will expose the accepted candidate to product design and development, customer support, sales, and business administration in an Internet start-up. The intern will gain insight into how our company works, use strategic and critical thinking to evaluate the multi-family industry, and identify strengths and weaknesses in competitors. If you are interested in contributing to and working in our entrepreneurial environment, learn more about us online.
|Rosenblum Plastic Surgery|
Norfolk and Virginia Beach
Ever wonder about the reality of Doctor 90210? Come spend a week with a Virginia Beach plastic surgeon and experience real-life plastic surgery stories. The interns will see patients in the office and participate in live cosmetic surgeries in our state- of-the-art surgical center on Great Neck Road. Additional experience with children with cleft lip and palate and birthmarks will be incorporated into the internship as desired. This internship is for seniors and college-age alumni. Parental consent is required. It is a one-week unpaid internship.
|Rutter Mills L.L.P.|
Rutter Mills will offer an exciting opportunity to learn the inner workings of a busy downtown Norfolk law practice. The candidate can expect exposure to a broad range of activities from exciting courtroom visits and depositions to decidedly less intriguing case file work. You will learn about personal injury, worker’s compensation, and product liability litigation. The term is three weeks, compensated at $12/hour.
Sail Nauticus is a non-profit organization committed to positively inspiring, instructing, and impacting Hampton Roads youth. Our unique programs focus on teaching lifelong leadership skills through the mediums of sailing and STEM education. As a community sailing center, Sail Nauticus also welcomes adults who want to learn to sail or meet others through the social sport of sailing.Sail Nauticus Marketing Intern
This is a wonderful opportunity to gain experience in marketing for a small non-profit! As a marketing intern, you will have the opportunity to create and implement an entire ad campaign. Under the guidance of our senior administrators, you will create the artwork, identify the target audience, select the media, and produce the finished product. In a small non-profit, you will directly experience what impact your campaign has on Hampton Roads and Sail Nauticus. This is a six week unpaid internship of approximately 15 hours per week. No experience is required, but an interest in marketing and graphic design is a plus.
Sail Nauticus Summer Camp Intern
This is an exciting opportunity to blend a passion for sailing with an interest in non-profit management. As an intern, you will assist the Youth Program Managers with the selection and creation of sailing and educational activities, administration, and instruction. This position requires energy, creativity, commitment, and the desire to make a positive impact on people. This is a four week unpaid internship with approximately 20 hours per week. You must be at least eighteen years of age and preferably have some sailing or camp counselor experience.
|School of Rock|
School of Rock is a performance-based music school dedicated to inspiring kids and adults of all ages to rock with timeless, classic rock music. Our programs offer private lessons for guitar, bass, drums, vocals, keys, violin, banjo, and upright bass in conjunction with weekly live band rehearsals where the budding musicians experience the energy of live rock goodness in a teamwork-oriented atmosphere. School of Rock has one simple goal: to teach students how to rock on stage and in life!
During the summer months, we extend our goal to Norfolk Academy’s summer camps! Depending upon the number of registrations we receive, we provide either two or three 2-week camp sessions filled with lessons, group rehearsals, and a grand finale - the rock show! The School of Rock intern will assist the camp director in planning the camp from beginning to end. Working closely with the camp director, the intern will gain experience in selecting and casting songs, giving individual and small group lessons, designing a show, and teaching stage presence as well as team work. A love of music and children is a must as well as musical experience in one or more instruments (including vocals). If you are ready for the School of Rock summer challenge, please apply. We match Norfolk Academy’s salary for counselors.
Spend two weeks shadowing Dr. Fletcher Pierce, a Pulmonary, Sleep, and Critical Care specialist.Experience hospital-based medicine with critically ill patients in the Intensive Care Unit as well as patients with outpatient lung diseases and sleep disorders. This unpaid internship is appropriate for high-school seniors and college alumni.
Norfolk and Charlottesville
Signature is a Norfolk-headquartered wealth management firm serving successful families. Signature oversees wealth in excess of $3 billion. Founded in 1994, Signature has offices in Norfolk, Richmond, Charlottesville, and Chicago. The firm is consistently ranked nationally as one of the top family offices and top investment advisors. This intern position will be a general support, analytical, and administrative position focused on the company’s investment product and its administration for their clients. The intern candidate should have a background and passion for investments, and he or she must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. A successful candidate will be a college student, have strong intellectual curiosity, have a strong work ethic, and be able to engage and drive projects independently. Computer skills are a must (Microsoft Office applications, with an emphasis on Excel). The position is designed around a full work day with flexibility as to the length of internship. One position is available in Norfolk and a second position is available in Charlottesville.
Facebook: SmartBasil LLC
Smart Basil Farms is a leading producer of locally grown basil, specialty herbs, and produce. Smart Basil Farms uses advanced hydroponics in a greenhouse setting close to wholesale distributors. Advanced hydroponics permits growing soil-free and controlled growing conditions, which eliminates soil-borne pathogens and most insect-borne threats to crop production. Nutrient and environmental monitoring takes place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, allowing us to tailor custom temperature and nutrient profiles for our plants at each stage of growing. The result is the highest quality herbs and produce, grown locally 365 days a year to provide unrivaled freshness and consistency in produce availability. We are located in Suffolk, VA 1.5 miles off the Route 58 bypass.
This internship will allow you to work with the following aspects of SmartBasil Farms:
• Plant Propagation
• Plant Harvesting & Packaging
• Nutrient Balancing
• Farm Maintenance
|The Center for Veterinary Expertise|
Center of Veterinary Expertise is a 24/7 veterinary emergency and specialty hospital in Suffolk, VA. The COVE is an independently owned practice formed by three local veterinarians/specialists who have successfully served the Hampton Roads/Virginia Beach area for over 15 years and have a well-established referral base. Our practice philosophy is based upon a structure whereby everyone is rewarded for a collaborative approach to patient care. Referring veterinarians and pet owners will receive personal and attentive service with warmth and authenticity. Our intern will have the opportunity to shadow our licensed veterinary technicians, veterinarians, and specialists to experience the full range of emergency and referral veterinary medicine, such as emergency triage, wide range of laboratory and radiological diagnostics, and advanced dentistry, orthopedic, and soft tissue surgery. We will also provide exposure not only to the medical aspect of this profession but also to the business and customer service aspects. This is a two (2) week unpaid internship and the intern must be 18 years of age.
|The Dragas Company|
Founded in 1968, The Dragas Companies is a nationally recognized, award winning developer of condominium communities and affordable homes in southeastern Virginia. The goal of this internship will be to provide the intern with a comprehensive look into many aspects of the real estate development business. The intern will be exposed to the day to day activities of our Sales, Marketing, Production, and Business Development departments. Special projects will be developed for the intern in order to maximize their internship experience. The internship will be located in Virginia Beach, VA at the Dragas corporate office and will last four weeks. The internship will be unpaid, but a performance bonus will be available for exemplary work and effort. Working hours shall be 9AM-3PM, Monday through Friday. Candidates must provide their own means of transportation as some projects may require local travel. For more information about our company, please visit our website.
|The Employment Guide|
The Employment Guide provides employment advertising, online nationally and in print in 23 markets, to companies looking to fill open positions. The six-week unpaid internship will expose the accepted candidate to sales, service, administration, accounting, publishing, and online product in a growing small business. The intern will learn how our company works, analyze plans for growth and expansion, and research competitors. Learn more on our website: www.employmentguide.com.
The Hermitage is comprised of an art collection spanning 5,000 years, contemporary exhibition galleries, a Visual Arts Studio, working artist studio, and 12 acres of gardens and grounds. Our mission is to stimulate the appreciation of art and culture in the community. The Hermitage has two internships available.
The Hermitage is offering a 3-4 week summer internship experience for a rising senior or college student who will provide assistance with our Kid’s Summer Art Camps. The intern will provide assistance with everything from processing camp registrations to providing hands-on assistance with camp activities. Previous experience working with children is preferred but not required. This internship is unpaid and allows for flexibility, but it must fall within the timeframe of camp.
The Hermitage is offering a summer internship experience for a high school or college student in our marketing department. The internship will be 1-2 weeks in length and focus on digital marketing to include use of Constant Contact, social media, and online resources to market the museum. An interest in photography, design, and writing is preferred. This is an unpaid internship and the timeframe is flexible.
|The Katsias Company|
The Katsias Company is a full-service commercial real estate company established in Virginia Beach over 30 years ago. The intern will be exposed to the three basic areas of business in which the company participates: leasing, property management, and marketing. Work might entail collaborating with accounting to abstract leases, performing rent rolls, and figuring tenant charges and other daily accounting activities. Property management duties might involve tenant relations and vendor and service contracts for repairs and maintenance. The leasing and marketing efforts work hand-in-hand, promoting properties through different media (mass media, internet, local publications, etc.). The hours of this internship are flexible; however, the intern will need to work at least 20 hours per week. A minimum four-week commitment is needed. This internship is paid.
|The King's Daughters|
The King’s Daughters is the founding organization of Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters who raise funds, friends, and awareness for CHKD. We are looking for a talented individual to join our dynamic team this summer to help craft a new communications plan for the organization. The ideal candidate will be comfortable and proficient in using social media (facebook, instagram and twitter), word processing and spreadsheet programs (preferably Word and Excel.) He/She should be a skilled communicator in reading, writing, and speaking with journalism or communication backgrounds/interests a plus. The candidate will develop a strategy using Facebook/Twitter/Instagram, the organization’s website, and a new email newsletter. While the candidate will have supervision and deadlines, it is an opportunity for someone to work independently and be creative. The time commitment is flexible as long as the scope of work is completed. Candidate may work from home or from the King’s Daughters office at CHKD. We are estimating approximately 20 hours a week for 6-8 weeks. This is an unpaid internship, however The King’s Daughters is a 501©3 and time donated may be considered a charitable gift (candidates should check with their tax advisor.) For more information about the King’s Daughters, please visit our website.
|Tidewater Arts Outreach|
Tidewater Arts Outreach (TAO) shares the joy and healing power of the arts by matching community artists with opportunities to share their talents with people who are isolated from society throughout Hampton Roads. TAO artists interface with people of all ages who struggle with disability, poverty, infirmity, old age, or more. Through the arts, TAO brings hope, inspiration, compassion, and creativity to thousands of people in more than 70 congregate care settings (nursing homes, dependent care day and residential programs, family homeless shelters, hospitals, etc.).
TAO has internship opportunities in its Ghent office, conveniently located above Skinny Dip Yogurt. Summer marketing and program support internships are available. These unpaid positions are 8-10 hours per week and will give students valuable opportunities to work in nonprofit communications and programs. Students will work in an office environment. Work includes TAO programs survey data entry, generation of reports using Access and Excel software, and reviewing for accuracy and correcting where needed. Communications work includes monitoring social media sites and suggesting/implementing strategies for retention and growth, developing content based on survey comments and online industry news, and layout and design for a variety of materials. To find out more about Tidewater Arts Outreach, please visit us online.
|Tidewater Eye Centers|
Tidewater Eye Centers is a leading provider of clinical and surgical eye care services in Hampton Roads. We have been serving Hampton Roads for over 40 years and have four locations throughout the area. We have subspecialty ophthalmic services including retina, oculoplastics, glaucoma, corneal, and refractive surgery. Tidewater Eye Centers has eight ophthalmologists and one optometrist.
We are excited to offer a two-week medical internship for a rising senior at Norfolk Academy who has interest in pursuing a career in medicine. This internship is being offered to promote the medical field and the vast opportunities available. The intern will learn about the anatomy and physiology of the eye and move on to shadow the technical side of ophthalmology with a certified ophthalmic assistant. During the second week of the program, the intern will shadow the ophthalmologist and have an opportunity to observe in a clinical and surgical setting. The intern must have a GPA of 3.0 or better and will need to provide a letter of recommendation from one of his or her teachers. There will be no compensation for this internship.
TowneBank, the largest bank headquartered in Hampton Roads, is offering a paid summer internship for a college student or a recent college graduate. The position will provide practical experience in branch banking and/or bank operations. This position is best suited for a business student with strong interpersonal skills and a great work ethic. Some local travel may be required. In addition to 28 banking offices throughout Hampton Roads and northeastern North Carolina, TowneBank also offers a full range of financial services through its mortgage, real estate, insurance, investment, and title companies. As a hometown bank, Towne is totally committed to the local community.
|United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia|
The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Norfolk Division, is a trial court in the federal court system that hears a wide variety of criminal and civil cases. The District Court judges are supported by an administrative assistant, two law clerks, a courtroom deputy clerk, a court security officer, and a court reporter. The intern will have an opportunity to observe court proceedings as well as the working relationship between the judges and their staffs. The intern will also have an opportunity to observe the functioning of the Court’s Clerk’s Office and Probation Office as well as the Court’s electronic filing system.
At the outset, the intern will confer with the judges’ support staffs regarding the requirement of confidentiality. District Judges Raymond A. Jackson, Mark S. Davis, Arenda L. Wright Allen, and Henry Coke Morgan, Jr., and their respective staffs are participating in the internship program. It is recommended that applicants have completed at least one year of college or university and have an interest in a legal career when applying for the one-week internship.
|Virginia Arts Festival|
The Virginia Arts Festival is one of the nation’s largest performing arts festivals. The 6-week festival is held every spring in various venues in Hampton Roads. We are offering summer internships for rising high school juniors to rising college juniors in the areas of operations, production, education, marketing, and event coordinating. Responsibilities may include assembling, organizing, and maintaining press packets and publicity materials; assisting with direct mail and brochure distribution; cataloging photos; archiving artist information; and assisting in the field with promotional concerts (preparation, onsite support, and wrap up). The duration and work schedule are flexible and the position(s) unpaid.
|Virginia Beach Office of Cultural Affairs|
The City of Virginia Beach’s Office of Cultural Affairs is dedicated to integrating the arts and humanities into the fabric of everyday life. Projects for interns include updating materials for the City’s Public Art Program, researching funding for public art programs, assisting the Arts and Humanities Commission grant administration, researching cultural and visual arts programs in other cities, and assisting the non-profit Foundation at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts with research and special projects. The internship will be located at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts in Virginia Beach and is unpaid, with a flexible schedule and preference for 10 to 15 hours per week for 4 weeks. More info can be found at www.sandlercenter.org and www.vbgov.com/arts.
|Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)|
The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) is an accredited museum seeking motivated interns to assist with our summer youth and family programming. During the summer, MOCA reaches hundreds of children ages 6-11 with our incredibly popular Art Camp. Qualified interns would be high school juniors and seniors with a passion for art and children with the availability to gain at least 4 weeks of experience assisting professional art instructors with executing their lesson plans in the art classroom. Accepted interns will gain skills in leadership, teaching, and visual arts while working in a fast-paced and creative environment. Intern hours would be 8:30am-3:30pm Monday-Friday for at least 4 weeks throughout the summer, as well as occasional weeknight and weekend events such as Family Fest and Family Night approximately 4 times throughout the summer. MOCA internships are unpaid.
|Virginia Oncology Associates|
Virginia Oncology Associates is an oncology and hematology practice of physicians, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and blood disorders. We provide services and treatments to patient including medical oncology, radiation oncology, gynecologic oncology, hematology, limited diagnostics, clinical research, stem cell transplantation, and genetic counseling. We are excited to offer a two-week internship for a rising Junior or Senior at Norfolk Academy who is interested in pursuing a career in medicine. The internship site will be in our Lake Wright Cancer Center which is located in Norfolk, VA. The intern will rotate through different departments within the practice to gain an understanding of the diagnosis and treatment for oncology and hematology patients. There will be no compensation for this internship.
|Wall, Einhorn & Chernitzer|
Wall, Einhorn & Chernitzer is the second largest public accounting firm headquartered in the Hampton Roads region. Our team of CPAs and advisors provides a broad range of assurance, tax and business consulting services and solutions that are strategically customized to fit our clients’ unique and individual needs.
The one week unpaid internship will work in the Business Valuation and Litigation Support department which focuses on valuing private companies for a number of different purposes such as tax reporting, shareholder buy-outs and divorces. The intern will assist in company and industry research, financial analysis and report preparation, and is expected to have strong writing and spreadsheet skills.
Waypoint Advisors is a wealth management firm located in Virginia Beach, providing highly customized financial solutions to high-net-worth individuals, charitable foundations, and organizations. The Waypoint intern will gain valuable exposure to the operations, client service, and analytical functions of a multi-family office. The internship is best suited for a highly motivated student with at least two years of college, a keen interest in investments, and strong interpersonal skills. Due to the nature of our business, confidentiality is of utmost importance. The duration of the internship is flexible, preferably four to six weeks, and is paid. www. waypointadvisors.net.
About Us: WeddingWire is the nation’s leading technology company serving the $100+ billion wedding, corporate, and social events industry. Simply put: We connect people with great merchants and help event merchants build their businesses. We are also a GREAT PLACE TO WORK! WeddingWire seeks a Sales Intern who plays a key role in evangelizing the WeddingWire platform to local wedding and event professionals. At WeddingWire, we are feverishly passionate about helping small businesses grow their businesses online.
- You are interested in pursuing a career in sales.
- You are available to work in our Chevy Chase, MD office starting May 26th through July 31st.
- You are currently on track to graduate in the spring semester of 2016 or sooner.
- You are working towards your Bachelor’s degree with a strong academic record.
- You want to build a solid foundation to become a successful Sales Associate.
- You want to learn how to create a strong and consistent pipeline of leads.
- You are confident and creative.
- You are extremely organized and on top of your game.
- You are highly competitive and a team player.
- You believe that salespeople must be trusted and have integrity.
- You are tenacious and have a willingness and intent to make things happen.
- You will proactively prospect small businesses in the event space.
- You want to work at a company that wants to help you be successful.
If this describes you, click “apply” to start your career adventure with us! The internship will be paid.
Welligent is a leading provider of web-based software solutions for the behavioral/mental health, human services, education, and public health markets. Welligent offers a cloud-based electronic health record (EHR) solution which provides a comprehensive set of software tools for practice management, clinical documentation, revenue management, reporting and more. Welligent is also building mobile applications to meet provider’s care coordination and patient engagement needs. This one-week volunteer internship is being offered to expose energetic students or graduates to life in a growing, fast-paced technology company. During the hours of 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, opportunities exist for interns to gain experience in non-technical (sales, marketing, business development) or technical (computer science, project management) areas. Activities will include understanding the process of software product development and support, assisting with market research, participating in data management tasks, and other tasks.
Education Internship: Spend the summer with WHRO’s education staff and get a chance to work on video production, create website content and marketing materials, and serve as a lab assistant during Tech Trek, our week-long technology camps for area teachers. You will also assist with television programming tasks for eMediaVA and WHRO KIDS. The schedule is flexible. Ideally, we would like someone who could commit to 15 to 20 hours a week. Some payment is available for hours worked during Tech Treks. http://www.whro.org.
Defenestration Internship: The primary responsibility of the Local Music/Arts/Culture Journalism Intern for Defenestration is to research, interview and write about local music, art, and culture in Hampton Roads. This can include but is not limited to print, audio, video, web blogs, creative writing, editing (both video and audio), and any other creative endeavor the Intern wishes to become involved with as long as it pertains to the service Defenestration performs for the community. www.defenestration.net.
Projects will include the following:
Discover and write about a monthly Featured Artist/Event that could be portrayed on the Defenestration and WHRO websites as well as in our monthly newsletter, Dimensions.
Assist in creating weekly Defenestration Minutes that will air on 89.5 during the evening hours.
Assist in creating a weekly radio program that includes local music, interviews, and local events for air on the Defenstration Radio Stream and Library.
|Wilbanks, Smith, and Thomas Asset Management|
Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management is a privately owned and independent asset management firm headquartered in Norfolk, VA, with an office in Raleigh, NC. Founded in 1990, WST manages more than $2 billion in assets for individuals, trust departments, retirement plans, foundations, endowments, and other institutions—WST is one of the largest independent wealth management firms in Virginia. Over the course of the summer, our interns get in-depth exposure to all aspects of the investment business, including researching stocks, bonds, mutual funds, hedge funds, and other types of investments; developing and implementing investment strategies for individual and institutional clients; and maintaining databases and administrative reports.
Recent alumni of the Wilbanks, Smith & Thomas Asset Management, LLC internship have gone on the work at world-class investment firms including Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, UBS, McKinsey, and KKR. The duration of the internship is flexible, preferably six to eight weeks, five days per week, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM. This is a paid internship. www.Wstam.com.
xTuple is an open-source software solutions company located in downtown Norfolk. The company develops and markets Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software for small- to mid-sized businesses. We also have a significant web presence that is the hub of our global community of business users, consultants, and programmers. Interns can expect to work on sales/marketing activities, internationalization/translation, and more technical tasks such as programming and website work, depending on interest and experience. This is an unpaid internship; schedule and hours are flexible.
|Zak Investment Management Company, LLC|
Zak Investment Management Company, LLC is a registered investment advisor based in Norfolk. A mainstay of the firm is independent research executed through a customized, client-centric approach to the investment process. The ideal intern candidate(s) will have a strong interest in the financial markets and a zest for investing and learning about companies. The intern(s) will have exposure to multiple facets of the investment management business and will be responsible for both analytical and administrative tasks. The intern(s) should be detail-oriented, have excellent written and verbal communications skills, and be knowledgeable regarding Microsoft Office applications. The duration of the internship is flexible, with a preference for 15 to 20 hours per week for a minimum of 4 weeks. The internship is for Norfolk Academy seniors or college-age alumni. This is an unpaid internship.
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