Internship Opportunity

Communications Assistant

KET Division/Work Location

Marketing Division
KET Network Center
Lexington, Ky.

Position Details/Eligibility

This unpaid internship is available year-round. One intern is needed each semester. Junior-, senior-, and graduate-level students attending any Kentucky college or university and Kentucky residents attending a college or university out of state may apply.

10 hours per week (approximately 150 hours per semester) are required, although special arrangements may be made when school requirements differ.

Each applicant for this internship must submit a writing sample that demonstrates the ability to write well for the intended audience, quality of research, and creativity. Samples must be short—five pages maximum.


The intern will perform various marketing-related duties in the Communications Department. Specific tasks will include writing press releases; assisting in promotional campaigns; researching and analyzing audience data; and assisting with social media platforms.

Special Skills

Must know Microsoft Word and Excel.


Interested? Fill out our online internship application form.

Or contact:

Director of Personnel
600 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40502-2296
(859) 258-7103 or (800) 255-0651
Fax (859) 258-7390

Please e-mail the required writing sample to .