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About Burson-Marsteller

Established in 1953, Burson-Marsteller is a part of Young & Rubicam brands.  The company provides strategic thinking and program execution spanning the  range of public relations and public affairs services, with practices that include corporate/financial, public affairs, media, brand marketing and advertising/interactive.

The Harold Burson Summer Internship (HBSI) Program is a paid internship, available in brand marketing, corporate and financial communications, digital media/advertising, health care, issues and advocacy, media relations, public affairs, strategic development and technology.  Each intern is assigned to a client team or specialist group, guided by a professional, and will have the opportunity to serve as an active team member while learning communications skills.  Interns attend weekly seminars and are grouped into teams to work on a special HBSI project, which they present to a senior management panel for review.


Open to college juniors and seniors, and graduate students.  Non-U.S. citizens are eligible.  To qualify, applicants should maintain a 3.0 GPA, be engaged in extracurriculars that demonstrate broad intellectual curiosity and creativity, and have strong writing and other communication skills.


Internship Coordinator
Burson-Marsteller Inc.
230 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10003
Phone: (212) 614-4000


Number of Interns: 51 to 100
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: N/A
Academic Level: College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students


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