Public Relations Internships

  • What is an internship?  
    Internships give students the opportunity to experience first hand what a potential career may be like. PLCS partners with a local business and students are immersed in the business setting.

    What is the Public Relations Internship?
    The Public Relations Internship is offered through the Sarpy Chamber of Commerce.  Through this internship, students will gain experiences in the field of public relations, community involvement and marketing. Students will learn about newsletter content, updating information, organizing and coordinating events, taking reservations for activities and much more.

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Must complete an application and be selected to participate.
    • Must be a senior in the fall.
    • Have an interest in pursuing a career in journalism, business, marketing, communications or public relations.
    • Must have a good attendance record.

    Logistics
    Location:
    Sarpy Chamber of Commerce Internship
    Shadow Lake Town Center, 7775 Olson Drive, Suite 207, Papillion
    Time: Internship students will work 10 hours per week with flexible hours.
    Transportation: Students must provide their own transportation.
    Credits: One high school elective credit per semester
    Pay: These are non-paid internships
    Grades: Seniors only

    How to Apply
    To apply for a PLCS academy program, students must complete an online application.  Applications for the 2020-2021 school year will be available starting in the afternoon on November 5 and will close at midnight on November 12.

    How can you learn more?
    For more information please contact:
    Guidance counselor at your high school
    Contact the Academy Programs Office at 402-537-6217