Deveney Communication

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The Deveney Associates Program

 

The Deveney Associates Program is a study in opportunity.  It offers undergraduates the chance to get inside a working communication organization and to work on actual projects for actual clients.  It’s the kind of experience you can acquire only at the point where theory meets reality.  The quality of the experience is available to you only at Deveney Communication.

 

 

What are the necessary skills?


Applicants should have majored in Public Relations, Communication, Journalism, Marketing or another relevant subject area. In addition, each candidate should be innovative, organized and enthusiastic, as well as possess relevant skills including: extensive writing and editing ability, capable oral communication skills, and critical thinking.

 

 

When does each term begin/end?


Spring: February-May
Summer: May-August
Fall: August-December

 

 

How many hours are participants expected to work?


Scheduling is flexible, although, interns are asked to work an average of 20 hours/week. Recommended schedules should favor larger blocks of time rather than a few hours.

 

 

Does the program offer compensation?


New for this semester - this position will be paid. Students may also apply for course credit.

 

How do I apply?

 

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter, resume and writing samples to:

AssociateProgram@deveney.com

or

Deveney Communication
2406 Chartres Street
New Orleans, LA 70117
Fax: 504-949-3974

Please indicate your semester term of interest.

 

 

Summer Scholar Program

 

The Deveney Communication’s Summer Scholar Program is a unique full-time position offered to a chosen individual each summer semester. Participants hone integrated marketing skills alongside award-winning professionals at one of the top five boutique public relations firms in the nation. Students will sharpen communication skills, complete various communication projects and network for future opportunities. The Summer Scholar is awarded a competitive stipend, housing assistance and transportation to and from New Orleans.

View the 2014 Summer Scholar Application.

To apply for the 2014 Summer Scholar position please email AssociateProgram@deveney.com. Deadline: Monday, March 24, 2014

 

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