Thank you for your interest in the Media Research Center’s internship program. Our internships will provide you with the hands-on experience you need to make it in the fast-paced world of media and public policy. See below the list of MRC divisions that may align with your future goals.
We do our best to place you in a department of your choosing, but final decisions depend upon available openings and are made at the discretion of each department head.
The Media Research Center is a research and education organization that has been been the nation’s premier media watchdog since 1987.
We could not accomplish our mission of exposing and neutralizing the propaganda arm of the left, the national news media, without the help of our talented interns. Interns come to MRC during the spring, summer, and fall semesters and work alongside MRC staff in a rewarding and fast-paced environment.
The Media Research Center’s unwavering commitment to neutralizing left-wing bias in the news media and popular culture has influenced how millions of Americans perceive so-called objective reporting.
We integrating cutting-edge news monitoring capabilities with a sophisticated marketing operation and reach nearly 203.6 million Americans each week to educate them about left-wing bias in the media.
CNSNews interns find, research, and write news articles on CNSNews.com. Interns gain hands-on experience interviewing and reporting on Capitol Hill and at the White House.
News Analysis interns watch, analyze, document, expose, and blog bias on the major news networks. NAD interns combat liberal media bias on the front lines.
MRCTV interns shoot and edit real-world video assignments, as well as contribute to our high-profile blog on current event topics.
MRC Business interns analyze the media's coverage of business and economic issues — everything from taxes to climate change.
MRC Culture interns analyze the media’s coverage of social and cultural issues — including attacks on the sanctity of human life and religion.
IT Interns assist with building new web pages, project management, and enhancing existing website functionality.
Development interns assist in supporting the entire organization by working with our development team to communicate MRC's mission to our supporters.
Marketing interns gain experience in communications, database marketing and analytics, social media, direct response marketing, and web and graphic design.
- Excellent writing skills
- A positive attitude
- An interest in and knowledge of current events and media
- The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- A holistic understanding of conservative principles based on limited government, traditional values, and a strong national defense
- Team spirit, integrity, and the ability to work well with people