PGA TOUR Internship Profile
Industries: Sports, Broadcast and Cable
Locations: Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Number of Interns: 11 - 20, 15
Compensation/Benefits: Paid, Paid - $11 / hour. Perks: Golfing Privileges; Housing; Meals; Seminars; Speaker Series
Length: 6 to 12 weeks, 10 weeks (Summer)
Responsibilities: Editorial, Human Resources, Law, Marketing, Operations, Public Relations, Sales
PGA TOUR is a membership organization of male professional golfers, focused on providing opportunities to players and maintaining the integrity of golf. It runs numerous tournaments, including the PGA Tour, the Champions Tour, and the Web.com Tour. The organization boasts such illustrious players as Phil Michelson, Rory McIlroy, and Tiger Woods. In addition to providing competitive opportunities for its membership, PGA TOUR and its events have donated more than $1 billion to thousands of charities.
The PGA TOUR internship program offers participants a chance to learn the operations of PGA TOUR first hand. Positions are available in communications, event management, human resources, information systems, marketing, new media, public relations, tournament operations, and tournament services. Most internships are based out of Florida, but some opportunities are available in California, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, and Ohio.
Late February. Submit a resume and essay.
College juniors and seniors and graduate students are eligible. A GPA of at least 3.0 is required. Open to Non-US citizens.