INTERNSHIPS AND FELLOWSHIPS
Immerse yourself into a uniquely hands-on experience coupled with mentorship and professional development in the areas of Design, Digital, Operations, Production, and Strategy.
The Soze Agency’s Internship + Fellowship Program offers opportunities for students, graduates, and early-career professionals to experience the inner-workings of a worker’s owned social-impact, creative agency.
The Internship Program is for current students or early-career professionals looking for an introduction to creative producing in the areas of production, research & strategy, digital, design, or operations. This program provides direct interaction with and access to The Soze Agency daily project operations.
Research & Strategy Intern
The Fellowship Program is a professional training program for early-career creatives, digital storytellers and production practitioners. Participants are given practical learning experiences, in addition to independent and collective projects, all while working as a part of a project team with a Soze client. Fellowships are project based, and vary in time commitment and compensation.
APPLICATION DEADLINES AND WORK CYCLE
SPRING: January – April
Application Due: November 15, 2018
SUMMER: June – August
Application Due: April 15, 2019
FALL: September – December
Application Due: July 15, 2019
Fellowships are announced on a project-by-project basis. Interested applicants should check online for new and ongoing opportunities.
MANAGE YOUR EXPECTATION
We are looking for innovative, creative, and critical thinking self-starters.
Participating in our program will provide you:
Formalized and comprehensive training in production, research & strategy, digital, or company operations
Focus on professional development and networking
Connections to peers, mentors, and industry professionals
Conversations centered around social justice and practice of equity
Independent and collective learning projects
Hands-on experience for future career opportunities
Ability to witness firsthand how a worker’s owned creative agency operates
WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?
Weekly Intern + Fellow Check-Ins with Program Lead
Monthly Professional Development Roundtables with Soze staff and guests
Individual Professional Leadership Development Planning
Special invites to Soze produced projects
Interns work up to 25 hours per week and are paid at $15.00/hr
Fellows work up to 35 hours per week and compensation is commensurate with the project assignment and applicant experience.
To participate, applicants must meet the following requirements:
Currently be a student or have equivalent professional experience
Be able to commit to a three-month program
Reside in, or be able to commute regularly to, Brooklyn, NY (location of our home office)
Have a strong desire to work in one or two of the departments offered for the internship and express this interest in the application
Carefully read through the instructions and submit a thoughtfully completed application