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Summer/Fall Marketing Internships

Now accepting applications for 2014 Internships

LauraPond_ChristineGaydos_GrantMacElhiney_interns2013.jpg"The mission of YEA! is to turn young people into magnificent human beings, and I believe that mission extends to all their educational endeavors, including their summer internship program. I learned valuable skills through unique, hands-on experiences, and I was even given leadership opportunities on several projects and events! My time with YEA! not only helped prepare me for a career, but also taught me valuable life skills including responsibility, teamwork and initiative. I returned for my final year of school as a more confident person, ready to take on the world." - Christine Gaydos, YEA! Marketing Intern, Summer 2013


Youth Education in the Arts is now accepting applications for 2014 summer and fall Marketing Internships. The internship sessions will run from May 15 to August 15 and September 1 to December 1, respectively.

Summer interns (2) will assist with the public relations and marketing objectives of The Cadets, Cadets2 and Youth Education in the Arts. Tasks will involve event promotion and assistance with ticket fulfillment and group ticket sales as necessary.

The fall intern (1) will assist with the marketing, ticketing and promotions efforts for USBands over the course of a fall season that will encompass over 130 events.

Location: Internships are located at the YEA! office at:
601 W Hamilton St.
Allentown, PA 18101

What It's Like

Don't expect to be filling up the boss's coffee cup. YEA!'s small office environment means everyone plays an important role, and our interns are active members of the creative team. The real-world experience you'll gain is invaluable, but be prepared to work hard among hard workers and achieve great things with us!

Marketing Internships are flexible based on the successful candidates' particular focuses of study and interests, so we encourage interns to let us know how they want to grow as young professionals. YEA!’s Director of Marketing will assign tasks based on the candidate’s personal goals and skill set, and the intern will be entrusted to manage a project all their own in addition to assisting with more general marketing efforts.

The marketing team is always open to creativity, and we'll give you room to make this internship your own. Bring a positive attitude, ideas that reflect your personality and a passion for music and the arts!


"My internship experience with YEA! was better than I could have ever imagined. I felt like a valued member of the team and worked in several areas during the summer including marketing, merchandising, ticketing, development and event promotion. It was so rewarding to work to make sure that the drum corps shows in PA and NJ were the best they could be for both the corps members and fans. This internship allowed me to apply what I learned in school to real-world scenarios." - Laura Pond, YEA! Marketing Intern, Summer 2013

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma
  • Currently enrolled in college/university- level studies of advertising, journalism, marketing or arts management
  • Able to write professionally & concisely
  • Proficient in Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest & YouTube (Google+ and other platforms are a plus)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite


  •  Marketing Interns will be compensated based on experience and qualifications.
  • This internship may qualify for academic credit. Please consult your academic advisor.


  • Summer: May 15 to August 15
  • Fall: September 1 to December 1
  • 35-40 hours per week with select weekend hours based on events

To Apply

E-mail your resume to Please specify whether you are applying for the summer, fall, or either one.


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