Internship Program

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KIAH-TV, is Houston’s Source of Family Entertainment. Since going on the air in 1967, KIAH has made a commitment to not only entertain but to educate the community. We know that education is a factor in achieving success, and because of this we participate in programs that benefit youth. In an effort to extend our outreach into the community, we have developed an Internship Program. The goal of our Internship Program is to allow students the opportunity to supplement information learned in the classroom with hands on training.

Internships are available in the following departments:
NEWS

The guidelines for qualifying for an Internship include:

Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must be enrolled in an educational institution that provides sponsorship through a cooperative education program which insures their students through their workmen’s compensation and/or liability insurance policy.
All internships are for college credit, and students must have a Junior or Senior standing.
Positive, professional attitude
The ability to work at least 15 – 20 hours per week.

Students will receive minimum wage for duties performed while interning with the station.  Also note that obtaining an internship by no means guarantees future employment.  Qualified applicants are considered for all internships without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or the presence of a non-job related medical condition or handicap.

All applications must be accompanied by a resume & signed by your advisor. Interested parties should submit their information to the following address:

KIAH-TV, Channel 39
Director of Human Resources
7700 Westpark Drive
Houston, Texas 77063

We encourage your participation and look forward to hearing from you. To apply, please print & complete the form below.
Internship Application can be found here.