PWR internship process

Make a list of all the potential internships you would be interested in and do as much research on their internship program, requirements, deadlines, etc., as soon possible. You should begin your search in early October for a summer internship as they are coveted positions and you need to be proactive.

Helpful tips:

  • Connections are helpful so do not be afraid to network
  • Ask your professors if they can put you in contact with people for a potential internship
  • Make sure to have a edited and detailed resume and cover letter
  • Take advantage of Elon’s professional center
  • Be proactive and sometimes slightly aggressive… follow up
  • Don’t give up or get frustrated!
  • Common Internships for PWR Majors:
  • Teacher/Professor
  • Journalist
  • Author
  • Editor
  • Advertising
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Freelance Writers