Deveney Communication Summer Scholar Program
Deveney Communication is offering a unique opportunity to hone integrated marketing skills at one of the top five boutique public relations firms in the nation. The Deveney Communication Summer Scholar Program offers hands-on experience in all aspects of the public relations field. Students will have the chance to work alongside award-winning professionals as they sharpen communication skills, complete various communications projects, and network for future opportunities. DEADLINE FOR APPLYING: Tuesday, March 30, 2010
TIMING: The program term will be May-August 2010. Exact dates are flexible according to associate selection and their college/university calendar.
QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified students and recent graduates concentrating in communications, public relations or marketing-related fields will be considered for the Summer Associates Program. Candidates must be available for a series of phone interviews and provide professional and academic references if selected as a finalist. COMPENSATION: Competitive honorarium, housing and transportation to and from New Orleans, LA will be provided. DEVENEY COMMUNICATION: Founded in 1996, Deveney Communication (www.deveney.com) is an internationally recognized public relations firm that uses integrated marketing to make their clients more successful. The firm has been recognized worldwide within the industry for excellence in developing and implementing strategies using strategic planning, media relations, Internet marketing, community relations, event planning and crisis management. Deveney Communication was honored as one of the Top Five Boutique PR Firms of the year, according to the 2004 PRWeek Awards. The PRWeek Awards are a symbol of the best that the profession has to offer, and Deveney Communication is proud to be recognized as one of the finest public relations firms with the most outstanding communications professionals in the country. The firm has also been named one of the Top Ten Best Places to Work by New Orleans CityBusiness, the area’s business publication. HOW TO APPLY: All applicants must provide a resume and two letters of recommendation. In addition, a brief client assignment must be completed to provide evidence of strategic thinking, creativity and skill in writing and research.
Please email, fax or mail the completed application form, resume, letters of recommendation, and client assignment to: Deveney Communication Attn: Summer Scholar Coordinator 2406 Chartres St. New Orleans, LA 70117 Phone: (504) 949-3999 Fax: (504) 949-3974 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org please put “Summer Scholar” in subject line Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. **If you are interested in applying or if you want the application, contact Dr. Tindall by e-mail (email@example.com).**