East Arkansas Broadcasters Intern Program


Internship Program Information

The EAB Internship Program is designed to provide students and recent graduates with an opportunity to learn about broadcasting and the supporting areas.  EAB along with the Arkansas Broadcasters Association is offering the internships.

Eligibility:  A candidate must be a graduate student, an undergraduate student, or have graduated from college within twelve months of beginning the internship. Internship applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.  

General Information: Internships are offered during the fall, and winter/spring semesters. Interns are expected to work 10 hours per week during the 8-week program.  The Arkansas Broadcasters Association offer a grant of $600 upon the successful completion of the program.   Summer internships are non-paid, however, interns may receive academic credit if an agreement is made between the EAB Human Resources Division and the intern's college or university. All interns are subject to the applicable EAB Jonesboro employee rules.

Application Procedures:  Candidates must complete an internship application form and submit it with a cover letter and resume to EAB Jonesboro Intern Program, Attn:  Mitch Mahan,  407 W. Parker Road, Jonesboro, AR 72404.  Some internship positions require additional application items, such as a writing sample. All application items must be submitted as a complete package. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. 

Application Deadlines: For the summer 2010 program, applications must be postmarked by May 15; for the fall program, applications must be postmarked by August 31; and for the 2011/2012 winter/spring program, applications must be postmarked by November 15, 2010.

Please note: Due to the large volume of applications, we are unable to notify applicants who are not selected for internships.

Download the Application Form here     Download the Curriculum here

Questions can be sent to Mitch Mahan at this email address:  kfin@spamex.com