USA Hockey -- The prestigious Brian Fishman Internship
Applications are now being sought for the prestigious Brian Fishman Internship, a professional development opportunity at USA Hockey, Inc., for a recent college graduate who is pursuing a career in athletic communications.
USA Hockey is the national governing body for the sport of ice hockey in the United States and among the most prominent amateur sports organizations in the world.
Responsibilities include assistance with all aspects of USA Hockey’s communications division, including social media initiatives, media and public relations activities, event support, and publishing projects, including work with USA Hockey Magazine, the most widely distributed hockey magazine in the world. Chosen candidate must be willing to travel on occasion, both domestically and internationally.
Applications for The Brian Fishman Internship must be received by USA Hockey no later than Friday, March 17, 2017.
Those interested should forward a completed application form (available at BrianFishmanInternship.com), current resume, list of references and samples of work produced. In addition, a brief essay (400-500 words) detailing the applicant’s interest in The Brian Fishman Internship that relates their personal and professional characteristics to those that were reflective of Brian, including integrity, determination and a love of hockey, must be included. All material should be sent to: USA Hockey, The Brian Fishman Internship, 1775 Bob Johnson Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 or emailed in one .pdf document to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The internship term is 24 months, with the first 12 months at USA Hockey’s national headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colo., and the second 12 months in Plymouth, Mich., at USA Hockey Arena with USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program. The internship begins in June 2017 and a stipend is provided.
USA Hockey Inc., founded on October 29, 1937, and headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colo., is the national governing body for the sport of ice hockey in the United States. With a membership of more than one million players, coaches, officials and volunteers that span all 50 states, USA Hockey provides the foundation for the sport of ice hockey in America; helps young people become leaders, someti...mes even Olympic heroes; and connects the game at every level while promoting a lifelong love of the sport. For more information, visit usahockey.com.