Volunteer Internships

WMSC Interns 2010

InternshipsInternship Program

The Meijer State Games of Michigan, the West Michigan Sports Commission signature event, is looking for interns starting now.

Example of positions available:

Media / PR Coordinator - Works to develop relationships with local and statewide media to increase the awareness of the Meijer State Games of Michigan. Duties include (not limited to): writing / distributing news releases, coordinating radio / tv interviews, results coordination, etc.

Event Operations Coordinator - Manages event logistics for the Meijer State Games of Michigan. Duties include (not limited to): sports equipment distribution, serving on local organizing committees, sponsorship fulfillment, etc.

Special Events Coordinator - Coordinates special events throughout the Meijer State Games of Michigan. Events include (not limited to): athlete village, pre-opening ceremonies activities, press conferences, etc.

Graphic Design Intern - Design clear engaging graphic communications for print and web. Examples include (not limited to): direct mail pieces, branded promotional items, website / social media graphics, posters, flyers, banners, credentails, etc.

Volunteer Coordinator - Responsible for recruiting and managing 500+ volunteers during the Meijer State Games of Michigan.

Fieldwork hours are also available for students looking to volunteer to fulfill requirements of their major.

Application Process:

All interested candidates must submit an application to the West Michigan Sports Commission. Applications can be found on the West Michigan Sports Commission internship page (click here for more information or to apply).

Any questions can be emailed to Eric Engelbarts, Meijer State Games of Michigan at eengelbarts@westmisports.com or by calling 616-233-3563