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Penguin Random House Internship: Priority Selection Application

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Priority Selection for PRH Internship:
Fall 2024 - Spring 2025

Undergraduates and Graduates at time of application January 2024 February 2024 March 2024
Priority Selection for PRH Internship:
Summer 2025
Undergraduates and Graduates at time of application July 2024 August 2024 Sepetmber 2024

Fall 2024/Spring 2025 Internships

Sigma Tau Delta Priority Consideration AwardSpring portal
Penguin Random House internship application portal (applications open Feb. 12)

The Penguin Random House internship program offers candidates the opportunity to work in the Penguin Random House Adult & Children’s divisions, attend weekly professional development programming, and learn about the world of publishing. This program is intended to provide opportunities for racially/ethnically underrepresented groups in the publishing industry. Active chapter members interested in learning about the world of marketing in book publishing are encouraged to apply. No prior publishing experience is required.

Fall/spring interns will work remote for 21 hours per week at a pay rate of $20/hr. Intern schedules will be flexible to account for candidates who may be located in a variety of time zones.

  • Fall 2024/Spring 2025 PRH Internships Likely Offered: Marketing and Publicity
  • Internship Dates: ten weeks in fall 2024 and ten weeks in spring 2025

To apply for priority consideration, applicants must apply BOTH to Sigma Tau Delta's AwardSpring platform AND Penguin Random House's Application portal by the following due dates:

  • Application to Sigma Tau Delta for priority consideration: February 5 at 11:59 p.m. CDT
  • Full application to Penguin Random House: TBA

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Stipend Award and Blog Requirement

All Sigma Tau Delta members who receive a internships with PRH will receive a stipend from Sigma Tau Delta.

A follow-up blog is required from Sigma Tau Delta members who are selected as PRH interns. The blog is an article (400-600 words) for WORDYbyNature, the official Society blog, sharing such things as how the internship contributed to their professional growth or field of study; its impact on their future career plans; and the importance of the funding to the internship experience.

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Past Recipients

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