NACA® Internship Program

Connecting Members and Students in Innovative Ways

NACA Internship Program

The NACA® Internship Program promotes experiential learning by connecting students with member institutions in higher education, business, and the entertainment industry.  Professionals at these institutions offer engaging opportunities for students to gain experience in industry-specific work settings, in the process developing valuable skills that can be applied in any professional work setting.   Summer internship experiences span up to 12 weeks, from mid-May to August.

As a result of participating in the NACA® Internship Program, interns will have opportunities…

…to gain industry-specific knowledge;
…to apply academic theories in practical settings;
…to apply employability skills and behaviors developed through previous experiential learning activities;
…to develop professional networks;
…to broaden their understanding of professional customs and practices;
…and to clarify career goals and interests.

Important Dates

Hosts can add positions​October 18 - December 15​
Intern applications can be submitted:     ​November 18 - January 11​
Hosts can view applications:​January 12​
Hosts can contact applicants:​January 23​
Interviews start:​January 30​
Offers start: ​February 22​
Offers accepted by:​March 1​
NACA®  is notified of the matches by:​March 30​
NACA® posts filled positions by*:​April 10​

*We will not post recipients’ names for privacy reasons.

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