NBC 5 Telemundo Chicago Internships - Spring 2022, Remote

  • NBCUniversal
  • Remote (Chicago, IL, USA)
  • Nov 02, 2021
Intern Bilingual Media Television

Job Description

Become a NBC 5 Chicago and Telemundo Chicago intern and learn broadcasting and digital from our world-class teams!

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience.

The NBCUniversal paid internship program gives students real world experience, networking opportunities and exposure to one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. Students can intern in a variety of functions including news, ad sales and community relations.


  • Application deadline is October 29, interested candidates should apply by this date
  • Program generally runs from September through December
  • Fully remote/virtual experience
  • Within your cover letter list at least 3 departments you would like to intern in and answer the following questions:
    1. What are your career goals?
    2. How would an NBC or Telemundo Internship help you achieve your goals?
    3. What related experiences or contributions can you bring to NBC or Telemundo if selected for an Internship?
    4. Are you bi-lingual (English/Spanish)? Are you fluent: speaking, reading or writing? 
  • Internships at NBCUniversal are paid and do not require course credit
  • Recent graduates will NOT be eligible for this program
  • At least one (1) letter of recommendation from a teacher and/or advisor
  • Current transcript from College/University
  • You must meet the basic qualifications to be considered for an internship *Please review the basic qualifications carefully*

    Opportunities available in the following departments:
  • News: Telemundo
  • Investigative Unit:  NBC 5/Telemundo
  • Research: NBC 5/Telemundo
  • Integrated Sales and Marketing: NBC 5/Telemundo
  • Digital Media: NBC 5/Telemundo
  • Chicago Today: NBC 5
  • Special Projects/Community Relations:  NBC 5/Telemundo


  • In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress
  • Current class standing of sophomore or above (30 credits)
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S. without a Visa or sponsorship

Desired Characteristics

  • Eager to Learn
  • Work as a team player
  • Self-motivating
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Previous Internship Experience
  • Bilingual - English/Spanish preferred