Dick

Broadcasting

Internship

Application Packet

 

 

 

WKRR 92.3 FM – Rock 92

WKZL 107.5 FM – 1075KZL

Summertime Brews Festival


Dear Intern Applicant:

 

Thank you for your interest in the Dick Broadcasting (WKRR/WKZL) Internship Program.  Our internship program offers a unique and exciting opportunity to experience the day-to-day activities of the radio stations.

 

This program will enable you to:

 

–Receive hands-on education and training on the planning, coordination and execution of the radio business as well as event planning.

 

Establish industry contacts and relationships for your future network

 

Become better informed on the day-to-day operations of running a    commercial radio station.

 

Become inspired on the effectiveness and influence of radio in the public

  Community

 

Receive educational/college credit earned towards your internship.

 

 

Internships are offered year round and are divided into semesters/ sessions.  These internships are available to students fulfilling the following requirements:

 

Student must be at least 18 (possibly 21 depending on specific internship) years of age:

 

Have an interest/major/concentration in broadcasting/ marketing/music/sales/writing/event planning

 

Enrolled in a local college or university program for the specific purpose   of gaining school credits toward a degree

 

–Ability to commute at specified times to the station

 

Dress appropriate for professional work environment

 

Possess a positive and professional attitude.

 

Please take the time to peruse this information packet. Inside you will find all necessary information regarding the internship program.

 

Good luck! Thank you for your interest in the Dick Broadcasting Internship Program


Dick Broadcasting

APPLICATION CHECKLIST

 

To apply for a position in The Dick Broadcasting Internship Program please submit the following completed materials:

 

1. All items, completed from within this application which are…

A.) Internship Application Form, B.) Internship Agreement, C.) Internship Program Confidentiality Clause, D.) Internship Interest Form, E.) Internship Availability Form, F.) Statement of Interest

 

2.) Please also include a current resume with application.

 

3.) Once awarded the internship, a letter from your college or university (must be on their letterhead) stating that you are currently enrolled and will be receiving college credit for your internship. 

 

4.) Once awarded internship, a current transcript

 

5.) Once awarded internship, a valid driver’s license

 

 

Completed Application and attachments should be sent to:

 

 

Name: Dave Aiken

 

Title: Assistant Program and Music Director

 

OR

 

Name: Lauren McCombs

 

Title: Promotions and Events Director

 

 

Dick Broadcasting Company

192 East Lewis Street

Greensboro, NC 27406

 

 

 

NOTE: All materials must be submitted to the person(s) indicated above.

All materials and parts of  #1 and #2 above must be included at the time of application.  Your application cannot be processed without these items. Following submission of the above, you will be contacted for an interview.

Items #3, #4, #5 will be required AFTER you are awarded the internship.


DICK BROADCASTING

INTERNSHIP APPLICATION

PLEASE PRINT OR TYPE

 

 

TODAY’S DATE: _________________________________

 

 

FULL NAME: __________________________________________________________________________

 

 

ALIAS NAME: _________________________________________________________________________

 

 

FULL RESIDENCE ADDRESS: _________________________________________________________

 

______________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

ALL CONTACT PHONE NUMBERS: _____________________________________________________

 

 

PARENTS/GUARDIAN NAME: __________________________________________________________

 

 

PARENTS/GUARDIAN FULL ADDRESS: _________________________________________________

 

______________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

PARENTS/GUARDIAN

ALL CONTACT PHONE NUMBERS: _____________________________________________________

 

 

ANOTHER NAME/ADDRESS & NUMBER FOR US TO CONTACT IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY:

 

______________________________________________________________________________________

 

______________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

SCHOOL CURRENTLY ATTENDING: ___________________________________________________

 

SCHOOL PHONE NUMBER: ____________________________________________________________

 

 

ACADEMIC ADVISOR NAME: __________________________________________________________

 

ACADEMIC ADVISOR PHONE NUMBER: ________________________________________________

 

 

MAJOR: _________________________________ MINOR: ____________________________________

 

 

ENROLLMENT STATUS: ______________________________________________________________

 

 

GRADUATION DATE: __________________________________________________________________


DICK BROADCASTING

INTERNSHIP AGREEMENT

 

 

I, _________________________________________________________ hereby request that WKZL and WKRR (Dick Broadcasting Co.) allow me to participate in their internship program. I acknowledge that, if I am accepted, I will not be an employee or an agent of Dick Broadcasting, but will act solely as an unpaid intern, gaining college credit and experience exclusively for my own benefit, and will not represent to any party that I am an employee. 

 

In consideration of the opportunity to acquire such experience, I do hereby release, hold harmless and forever discharge WKRR-FM, WKZL-FM and Dick Broadcasting, its owners, successors, agents, heirs and employees from any and all liability for personal injury or property damage which I may sustain in the course of, as a result of, or as a consequence of directly or indirectly, my internship at Dick Broadcasting.

 

 

 

This ________________________ day of __________________________, 20______

 

 

________________________________       ____________________________________

          Intern Applicant Name                                 Intern Applicant Signature

 

 

 

Manager of Department where internship to occur:

 

I have fully explained the above statement to the intern applicant. Any and all questions intern as have been explained and intern fully understands above-captioned statement.

 

 

 

________________________________________________________________________

Manager Signature


DICK BROADCASTING

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

CONFIDENTIALITY CLAUSE

 

 

I, _______________________________________________________ agree to respect the confidentiality and privacy of listeners and contacts of WKRR, WKZL and Dick Broadcasting Radio.

 

 

Confidential information includes but is not limited to; plans, employment information, social security numbers, dates of birth, advertiser relations, news story sources, staff members phone numbers and any other information I might be privy to in the course of my internship.

 

 

 

I understand that the information of a confidential nature that I am exposed to must remain confidential and is not to be discussed with anyone outside of the radio stations.

 

 

I understand that breaching the trust of confidentiality; will result in the termination of my internship without credit for course completion.

 

 

 

_______________________________________            ________________________

             Intern Signature                                                        Date

 

 

 

 

______________________________________             ________________________

Dick Broadcasting Representative                                                   Date


DICK BROADCASTING

INTERNSHIP INTEREST FORM

 

 

Please mark your areas of interest by ranking them from 1-5 with 1 being of most importance to you and 5 being least.

 

 

_________ General Administration

 

_________ Engineering

 

_________ WKRR/WKZL Programming Department

 

_________ Production

 

_________ Marketing and Promotions and Event Planning Department

 

________Creative Services/Traffic/Account Executive

 

 

 

 

 

 

List school/college courses taken applicable to your main area of interest:

 

________________________________________________________________________

 

________________________________________________________________________

 

________________________________________________________________________

 

________________________________________________________________________

 

________________________________________________________________________

 

________________________________________________________________________

 

________________________________________________________________________

 

________________________________________________________________________


 

Dick Broadcasting (WKRR/WKZL)

INTERNSHIP AVAILABILITY FORM

 

 

____________ FALL SESSION             From _________ through __________

 

 

____________ FALL SESSION             From _________ through __________

 

 

____________ SPRING SESSION         From _________ through __________

 

 

____________ SUMMER SESSION       From _________ through __________

 

 


NUMBER OF HOURS AVAILABLE PER DAY

(MUST BE AT LEAST 20 HOURS TOTAL PER WEEK)

 

 

MONDAY           FROM _________ O’CLOCK UNTIL __________O’CLOCK = TOTAL _________

 

 

TUESDAY           FROM _________ O’CLOCK UNTIL __________O’CLOCK = TOTAL _________

 

 

WEDNESDAY      FROM _________ O’CLOCK UNTIL __________O’CLOCK = TOTAL _________

 

THURSDAY        FROM _________ O’CLOCK UNTIL _________ O’CLOCK = TOTAL __________

 

 

FRIDAY              FROM _________ O’CLOCK UNTIL _________ O’CLOCK = TOTAL __________

 

 

SATURDAY         FROM _________ O’CLOCK UNTIL _________ O’CLOCK = TOTAL __________

 

 

SUNDAY            FROM _________ O’CLOCK UNTIL _________ O’CLOCK = TOTAL __________

 

 

 

 

TOTAL HOURS PER WEEK ___________________________


DICK BROADCASTING

WKRR & WKZL

      Statement of Interest

Please state, in 200 words or less, why you would like to become an intern… (Please print neatly or type

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