Internship Program

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Thank you for your interest in the United States Olympic Committee Internship Program!

Internships are posted in:

The Winter/ Spring internship session begins the first week of January till the beginning of June. Internships will post the middle of October.

The Summer/Fall internship session begins the middle of June till the end of November. Internships will post the middle of February.

The USOC also offers two year-long communications assistantships for recent college graduates (within three years). The two divisional assistants – one Olympic-focused and one Paralympic-focused – support the organization’s communications operations, initiatives and publications. For more information and to apply, click here

The postings will remain open until filled. 

Please include a cover letter with your resume. We have a limited number of internships opportunities available, and the internships are highly competitive. You are encouraged to attach letters of recommendation along with your resume.

You will be notified via phone if you are being consider for a phone interview.

We will notify all candidates via email if they have not been selected for an internship.

The United States Olympic Committee conducts an internship program for college students during the Winter/Spring and the Summer/Fall. The internship sites are Colorado Springs, CO, Lake Placid, NY. Positions are either with the USOC or its sport National Governing Bodies (i.e. USA Swimming, USA Triathlon, USA Volleyball, etc.).

Interns are paid at an hourly wage of $12.45.

The program offers internships in the areas of: broadcasting, Paralympics, journalism, marketing, sports medicine, sports administration, human resources, development, strength and conditioning, and more.

To be eligible for the internship program, students must have completed at least two years of college before the start of the internship and be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited United States college or university, or be a recent graduate.  Internships are competitive.

To apply for an internship with the USOC, you must submit a resume online including a cover letter as one attachment.  Letters of reference are optional; however, any letters must be submitted at the time of the resume submission. 

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