The Tampa Bay Arts & Education Network is proud to be partnering with the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners to provide exciting and challenging internship opportunities to students of Hillsborough County.
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TBAE is currently accepting applications. To apply, download the internship application and email it to TBAE.


Are you interested in getting real-world experience in the media field? Then apply to be an intern at Tampa Bay Arts and Education Network! We are looking for self-motivated and hard-working students to join our team. 

Every TBAE intern will leave this internship knowing what it takes to be a professional working in television. They will also learn to produce and edit their own promotional video or PSA to use in their professional reel. In addition, upon completion of the program, you will receive a reference letter from the department supervisor. 




• Write and execute a script
• Execute social media about original programs
• Gain teleprompter skills 
• Learn Floor Director Skills in TBAE’s state of the art studios
• Learn video production
• Learn to set up camera and lighting equipment  
• Learn Technical Directing in TBAE’s Studio Control during productions
• Train on live multi-camera productions in the field 
• Train in Adobe Photoshop 
• Learn how to edit video using Final Cut X software
• Create a final project to be broadcasted on TBAE's cable channels    


• Applicants must reside in Hillsborough County, Florida, or have a Hillsborough County address. 
• Applicants must either be currently enrolled as a student or just graduated, as we allow a student to participate one semester after graduation. 
• All internships are unpaid and any lodging or transportation needs are the responsibility of the applicant.   
• A minimum commitment of 35 hours per program period for High School students and 55 hours per program period for College students is required. TBAE will be flexible to accommodate each student's school schedule.
• Applications will not be accepted after the application deadline


Tampa Bay Arts & Education Network provides equal employment opportunities to all employees/interns and applicants for employment or internship and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. 

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment or internship, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training. 

This is an unpaid internship and can be used for college credit. All applications must be submitted by the deadline no later than 4:00 PM. To apply, please submit your application along with a resume OR a recommendation letter to Birdie Doyle at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Application Period: June 5, 2023, through July 21, 2023 (Closes at 4 PM)  
Internship Starts: August 7th, 2023
Internship End: November 17th, 2023


Application Period: October 2, 2023, through December 8, 2023 (Closes at 4 PM) 
Internship Starts: January 8th, 2024
Internship End: April 19th, 2024


Application Period: March 4, 2024, through April 19, 2024 (Closes at 4 PM)
Internship Starts: May 6th, 2024
Internship End: July 26th, 2024 

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