The Palm Beach County Sports Commission has year-round opportunities for internships. These internships are offered to
college students majoring in entertainment, sports management or other related fields. Interns working at the Palm Beach County Sports Commission will gain a broad understanding of sports tourism and event marketing as a whole, while working on various projects surrounding membership, public relations and event marketing.


The Sports Commission offers two basic paid internship programs:

(i)  A formal relationship where the intern obtains college credit and is overseen by the college, and produces papers/reports as necessary to obtain credit.

(ii) An informal relationship where the intern does not need credit, but wants to gain experience for her/his resume.

Internships are offered in primarily two department areas. Click on the areas below to read a typical job description.

Marketing & Sports Development Intern

Event/Operations Intern 

Students interested in an Internship with the Palm Beach County Sports Commission should send an Internship Application in an e-mail to the Administration Services Manager, Missy Gard at mgard@palmbeachsports.com along with the following information:

  • Internship Application
  • Why you want to intern with the Palm Beach County Sports Commission?
  • How do you perceive this internship will contribute to your education and your professional development?
  • What is your availability? (period of time, days of week and hours)
  • Jobs and responsibilities you have previously had.



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