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NASCAR Diversity Internship Program - Digital Content

NASCAR Diversity Internship Program - Digital Content

ID 
2017-1805
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-NC-Charlotte
Posted Date 
10/13/2017
Category 
Digital: Operations
Company 
NASCAR

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Job Description

NASCAR Diversity Internship – Digital Content

 

ABOUT

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) seeks the exceptional, the talented and the driven to contribute to its success as one of North America’s premier sports. Offering opportunities in various areas across the corporation, NASCAR encourages innovation and creativity on and off the track.

 

The NASCAR Diversity Internship Program (NDIP) is a 10-week, paid summer internship that targets diverse college students. NASCAR Diversity Interns contribute to the complex motorsports workforce; learn from leading NASCAR executives in weekly Lunch and Learns; and network with industry professionals.

 

Many participants secure full-time employment within NASCAR and the motorsports industry upon completion of the program.

 

NDIP Dates: May - August 2018

*Rolling internship start and end dates may apply

 

What I will be doing…

The intern will work with the NASCAR Content team across all of our platforms, including editorial, video and social. Responsibilities will include basic copy editing and Content Management System work, posting stories, writing short blogs, posting videos and working with social team across all platforms. Intern will also be exposed to Wordpress development and technical operations.

 

Skills I need to bring to this role…

Major Area of Study: New media, digital platforms, journalism

 

Who’s Eligible?

At the time of application, all candidates must:

 

  • Be currently enrolled in, or be considered a recent graduate of, an undergraduate or graduate degree program
  • Be at least in their sophomore year of college and not more than one semester past their graduation
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • We are seeking multicultural candidates for this role
  • Please note that NASCAR does not sponsor work visas for these internship positions

 

Special Instruction:  An unofficial transcript must be uploaded along with your cover letter during the application process. 

 

Application Info:

Application opens: October 13, 2017

Application closes: January 12, 2018

 

*Please note that we will be conducting rolling interviews. Students are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible.*