UPDATED: 12.07.2017

Cartoon Network


As an intern at Cartoon Network Studios, you would be exposed to the development and production pipelines for a traditionally animated series! Not to mention, you would be mentored by our amazing staff, learn about the various stages of the design process, have exclusive opportunities to participate in workshops led by our talented artists, and participate in special events! Oh, and you will assist with general administrative or clerical duties here and there.

To qualify for an internship, you must:

– Be an undergraduate junior or senior at a university at the time of the internship? (Sorry, no freshmen, sophomores, grad students or recent grads accepted!)

– Be available for the duration of the internship, approximately 12 weeks for generally 15-20 hours per week.

– Be able to work at our studios, located in Burbank, CA. If you’re coming from out of the area, please note we do not provide relocation or housing assistance.

– Be able to work in the US.  If you are on a student visa, please check with your international student advisor to ensure you qualify. If you’re not on a student visa, we are unable to provide employer sponsorship.

Review the internship timelines below and check www.turnerjobs.com next semester!


Applications Open

  • Late May
  • Late September
  • Late January

Applications Deadline

  • Mid-July
  • Mid-November
  • Mid-March

Internships Start

  • Late September
  • Late January
  • Early June

Internships End

  • Mid-December
  • Mid-April
  • Late August


Summer 2018 Intern – Cartoon Network and [adult swim] Public Relations

Location Burbank, United States

Job ID 161254BR


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What does our department do?

-Work with press to elevate and build buzz surrounding the Cartoon Network and Adult Swim brands
-Plan and execute press strategy surrounding Cartoon Network and Adult Swim’s presence at events such as SXSW, San Diego Comic-Con and New York Comic Con
-Execute engaging, creative and targeted PR tactics to promote the innovative content created at Cartoon Network Studios

What will you be doing? 

-Assist the Burbank-based Cartoon Network and Adult Swim PR team with producing and maintaining press materials, including programming eblasts, highlights, press releases and media alerts
-Maintain press contact database and create press lists
-Assist in preparation for press events, including assisting on site as needed

What do we need from you?

-Previous internship experience, preferably in PR and/or entertainment
-Excellent writing skills
-Demonstrated knowledge of and passion for media

What’s so great about this internship?

  • An opportunity to work with a great team that is passionate about the same thing you are!
  • Networking opportunities to meet people that you’d like to know!
  • A speaker series that introduces you to cool executives and what they do for the best brands!

Summer 2018 program

  • June 4th through August 10th.
  • Interns are paid at minimum-wage based on location and relocation is not provided.
  • Participation in the internship program is reserved for students who are currently enrolled or within 6 months post-graduation.
  • Most positions are targeted to upperclassmen and graduate students.

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.