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An internship at a radio or television station is one of the best ways to gain valuable experience in the broadcast industry. These Oklahoma stations currently offer internship opportunities. Contact the individual stations for more information. If the contact info bounces back, call the OAB office for updates at (405) 848-0771.


Ada

KADA AM/FM, KYKC-FM, KTLS-FM, KXFC-FM
Sales and Promotions. Credit only. Contact Roger Harris at (580) 332-1212.

Ardmore

KKAJ/KTRX/KYNZ/KVSO
Board ops and promotions techs needed! Credit only, but good opportunity to earn hourly pay as board operator. Contact David Calabrese, GM, at 580-226-0421.

KXII-TV
News, Weather and Sports. Non-paid internships to college students who are enrolled in an internship program for college credit. Offer the applicant a variety of opportunity to learn. Contact News Director Matt Griffin at matt.griffin@kxii.com, or call 903-891-1246.

Bartlesville

KWON/KYFM/KRIG/KPGM
Programming, Production, Traffic. Credit only. Contact Dorea Potter or Charlie Taraboletti at (918) 336-1001 or e-mail dorea@bartlesvilleradio.com, or send resumes to 1200 SE Frank Phillips Blvd, Bartlesville, OK 74003.

Elk City

KECO/KXOO/KADS
Summer Sales/Promotions. Paid. Contact Blake Brewer at (580) 225-9696 by April 1st. E-mail bbrewerkeco@cableone.net.

Enid

KNID/KXLS/KCRC
Programming. Credit only. Contact Rick Roggow at (580) 237-1390. E-mail rroggow@knid.com.

Guymon

KKBS-FM
Sales, "multimedia" approach. Could include some GC artwork/design. kkbs.com/mobile app. Contact Marsha Strong, marsha@kkbs.com.

Lawton

KBZQ
Sales and Programming. Credit only. Contact Rick Fritsch at (580) 357-4950.

KJMZ/KKRX
Programming. Credit only. Contact Terry Monday at (405) 427-5877. E-mail tmonday@perrybroadcasting.net.

KLAW/KZCD/KVRW
Sales and Programming. Credit only. Contact Scott Smith, scottsmith@townsquaremedia.com, or call 580-581-3600.

KMGZ
Sales and Programming. Credit only. Contact Chuck Morgan at (580) 536-9530. E-mail gm@kmgz.com.

KSWO-TV
News, Production, Sales. Credit internships only. Written request to Patricia Sapol, Human Resource Director, Drewry Broadcasting, PO Box 708, Lawton, OK, 73502. (580) 355-7000. E-mail psapol@kswo.com.

Oklahoma City

KATT/KINB/KKWD/KQOB/KYIS/WKY/WWLS
Administration, Production, Promotions, Sales. Credit only. Ability to work regular hours. Send cover letter and resume to Nicole Shadid, Cumulus Media, 4045 NW 64, Suite 600, Oklahoma City OK, 73116. E-mail nicole.shadid@cumulus.com.

KOCO-TV

KOCO offers an internship program for students currently enrolled in a college or university for college credit. Internships are non-paid. Internships positions are available in all departments: news (news, weather, and sports), sales, engineering, creative services, programming, and accounting. Internship information and applications are available on our web site, www.koco.com. Call (405) 478-3000 for additional information.

KRMP/KVSP
Programming. Credit only. Contact Terry Monday at (405) 427-5877. E-mail tmonday@perrybroadcasting.net.

KWTV
Credit only. Junior or senior majoring in journalism, public relations, communications, electronics or other media-related discipline. Send resume to KWTV, PO Box 14159, Oklahoma City, OK, 73113, to the attention of any one of the following depending upon internship position. News—Jen Billings, Executive Producer, jenn.billings@news9.net; Marketing--Elizabeth Semtner, Director of Marketing, elizabeth.semtner@griffincommunications.net.

Ponca City

KLVV-FM / KJTH-FM
Various departments. Credit only. Good communication skills, of good character to represent Christian station. Contact Tony Weir at 580-767-1400.

Sallisaw

KXMX "The Mix 105.1"
News, Production, Sales. Credit internships only. Written request to G2 Media Group LLC, Human Resource Director, 333 South Kerr Blvd., Sallisaw, OK 74955. (918) 790-4444. Email themix@kxmx.com.

Tulsa

KBEZ & KHTT
Credit only. Contact Carly Rush for Programming at crush@rendabroadcasting.com, or Van Webb for Sales at vwebb@rendabroadcasting.com. Renda Broadcasting, 7030 S. Yale, #711, Tulsa, 74136.

KJMM
Various departments. Credit only.  Please send request and resume. Contact Martha Vaughan at (918) 494-9886 or mvaughan@kjmm.com.

KJRH-TV

2News Works for You is the local NBC affiliate and a leader in the local Tulsa television market. KJRH is one of ten television stations owned by Scripps Media Inc. headquartered in Cincinnati, OH.

Internships are available for the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters. Our station offers internships throughout the station in departments such as: News, Promotions, Production, Web content and Marketing Departments. The positions vary year-round and are based upon the needs of each department. In regard to the length (term), we work with the intern’s requirements, set by the internship advisor. Periodic evaluations of the intern will be completed as determined by the advisor.

Students should be at the college Junior or Senior level and must receive school credit for their internship. A negative drug screen is required prior to beginning an internship. We will consider “shadowing” students, but availability is limited during sweeps periods and at the discretion of the department head.

Juniors and seniors may apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, and reference letter from their internship advisor. The reference letter should include that the student is in good standing and will be eligible to receive academic credit for the internship, if accepted. All information may be sent to the email below.

We treat our internships like a regular job and the intern is expected to dress appropriately, be punctual and obey company policies. Absences should be kept to a minimum to assure meeting the credit requirement. Interns will be required to work a minimum of four hours a day and no more than 40 hours a week. Work schedules will be determined prior to the start of an internship.

Interested students should contact: Linda Gibby, Human Resources Manager. Telephone: 918-748-1442 E-Mail: gibby@kjrh.com  KJRH, Channel 2 is located at 3701 S. Peoria, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74105.  www.scripps.apply2jobs.com/index

KOTV/KQCW

Applicant will learn the following:

•Basic producer skills: including writing, researching facts, logging video, timing of stories and newscast, utilizing wire services and prompter operation.

•Basic reporting skills: including interviewing sources, logging video, writing stories and appearing on camera.

•Basic web skills: including writing and posting stories to Newson6.com, as well as, using social media to post and gather news.

•Further learning opportunities will be possible by shadowing different members of our diverse station.

Deadlines for Applications:

Spring Semester: November 15th

Summer Semester: April 1st

Fall Semester: July 15th

Education Required: GPA of 2.75 or above

Hours/Schedules: Availability for internship up to 16 hours per week

Special Requirements :

Candidate must have completed at least 60 credit hours toward degree. Internship must be taken for college credit. Intern candidates must be self-motivated and work well with others. Professional dress is expected at all times. Journalism/Broadcast News/Communications majors must have:

--GPA of 2.75 or above

--Official transcript

--One letter of recommendation from a current or former instructor

--One-page essay detailing why student is interested in internship

Please email all application materials and/or questions c/o Stephanie Hill, Managing Editor at Stephanie.hill@newson6.net

KTPX-TV
Various Departments. Credit only. Contact Pete De Les Dernier, KTPX-TV, 5800 Skelly Drive, #101, Tulsa, OK, 74135. (918) 664-1044.

KTUL LLC
Various departments. Academic credit only. Internship application must be completed and submitted with resume. Contact KTUL LLC, PO Box 8, Tulsa, OK, 74101. (918) 445-8888.

Weatherford/Clinton

KWEY AM/FM, KCLI AM/FM, KKZU-FM
Programming, News, Sports. Paid and credit. Contact Heston Wright at (580) 772-5939 or (580) 323-5254. E-mail heston@wrightwradio.com.


All stations listed are Equal Opportunity Employers. Minorities and females encouraged to apply.