"The T. Howard Foundation is well-known throughout the industry as being a platform to help college students kick-start their careers. They are committed to helping students land internships with leading media companies as well as guiding them along their journey to success."

-Torrae Lawrence-Mitchell
Director, Brand Revenue and Account Management, Turner Broadcasting

THF Class of '95
Showtime Networks  - Sales &  Marketing Intern



The T. Howard Foundation is much more than an internship program for minority students interested in the multimedia and entertainment industry. In addition to a full-time paid summer internship our comprehensive approach to diversity also provides our talented interns with networking opportunities, professional development training, scholarships, mentors and much more!

Our partners include some of the largest media companies in the world. Our students are placed with companies from New York to Los Angeles, Washington, DC to Atlanta and many places in between. Our host company partners are committed to diversity and providing valuable industry experiences to T. Howard Foundation interns. Check out the list of 2013 Internship Host Companies!

Join Our Emerging Leaders

We are preparing and training the next generation of multimedia and entertainment industry leaders. Every T. Howard Foundation Alumnus gains access and exposure to incredible opportunities, and a network that will continue to provide support throughout their career. The time is now for you to join our over 700 alumni who have helped us in our mission to promote diversity.

Program Benefits

  • Full-time paid summer internship with a media company ($10-18 per hour)
  • Scholarship opportunities 
  • Networking events
  • 2.5 day Orientation
  • Experienced mentors
  • Access to our exclusive job board
  • Alumni Connections
  • Complimentary memberships into professional organizations (WICT and NAMIC)

Common Internship Areas·      

  • Accounting/Finance
  • Ad Sales
  • Affiliate Sales/Marketing
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Operations/Support
  • Digital Media
  • Distribution Sales/Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Production
  • Programming
  • Public Relations/Government Relations

Interested in a specific area? Learn about past T. Howard intern projects

Internship Cities

Summer internships are located primarily in the following cities: 

1. New York, NY/NJ

2. Washington, DC Metro Area

3. Los Angeles, CA

4. Atlanta, GA

5.  Philadelphia, PA

6.  Charlotte, NC

7.  Nashville, TN


Check out where we will be visiting this fall!