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Want to get hands-on experience at a creative advertising agency?
If so, AKA might be the place for you. Students who intern with us have the opportunity to work in the following areas of our business:

Marketing & Promotions

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Digital

Alternatively, email your intern inquiries to intern@aka.nyc
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Internship Periods

Summer: June 2– August 10 (application deadline: April 20)
Fall: September – December (application deadline: July 1)
Spring: January – May (application deadline: November 1) 

Spring and fall internships require a minimum commitment of two days a week, with the number of hours depending on the department’s preference. Summer internships are full-time, Monday - Friday.

School Credit

Students must be eligible to earn course credit through their university (credits are based on specific requirements established by each university).

Stipends

While the internship is unpaid, there is a pro-rated weekly stipend and MetroCard reimbursement. Academic credit can also usually be arranged through interns’ university*.

*Please let AKA know what stipulations are included in your intern program and if anything would be required of us ahead of time so we can plan accordingly.

Perks

AKA offers its interns many opportunities, which may or may not include the below:

  • Department 101: An inside look at each to see how each contributes to the agency.
  • Vendor Tours: Organized tours with vendors with whom we regularly work.
  • Show Tickets: Occasional tickets to shows are offered to employees depending on availability from clients/vendors.
  • Summer Pitch Project: During the summer, students will collaborate on a project to put together their own pitch from start to finish, utilizing the information given to them during their internship at AKA.

Application Process

Please send the following materials below to be considered:

  • Cover letter (Please specify which department you would like to be considered for within your Cover Letter)
  • Resume’
  • List of any relevant coursework
  • Academic/professional letter(s) of recommendation (not required, but definitely a plus)

AKA’s Internship Program is highly competitive. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not possible to respond directly to all applicants. Your patience is greatly appreciated.

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Please email your intern inquiries to intern@aka.nyc

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Enhance your career

  • Global Exchange Program - London/NY AKA Offices
  • Annual Leadership Team
  • Company and Management "Away Days"
  • Lunch and Learn Series
  • Access to AKA research and publications
  • Professional development and external training opportunities, including regular webinars

Live well

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurances
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Term Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Disability Insurance - Long Term
  • Health Club; Fitness & Sports Gear
  • Free Flu Vaccines

Refuel

  • Generous Personal Paid Time-Off Policy
  • Half Day Summer Fridays
  • AKAdemy Classes
  • Pet-friendly office (with approval)

SAVE FOR THE FUTURE

  • Year-End Profit Share Bonus
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Pre-tax Commuting Benefits
  • Employee Personal Discounts, including travel; cellular plans; electronics; grocery coupons; apparel; educational tools.
  • Voluntary Employee Paid Benefits, including legal services; auto, home, pet insurance; real estate service.
  • Employee Purchase Program

COMMUNITY

  • School of Visual Arts Annual Scholarship
  • High school student mentoring

A LITTLE EXTRA

  • Complimentary theater tickets
  • Bagel Thursdays
Orlando Ballet has announced their 21/22 Season! We’re so excited to see our new artwork out in the world.
📸: @Zavaletaphotography featuring dancers Francis Mihm and Kate-Lynn Robichaux

Orlando Ballet has announced their 21/22 Season! We’re so excited to see our new artwork out in the world.
📸: @Zavaletaphotography featuring dancers Francis Mihm and Kate-Lynn Robichaux
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Have you seen today’s #GoogleDoodle? Happy 151st Birthday, @metmuseum! 🎉

Have you seen today’s #GoogleDoodle? Happy 151st Birthday, @metmuseum! 🎉 ...

Today and every day, we celebrate the magic of theatre. We can’t wait for what’s to come. #WorldTheatreDay

Today and every day, we celebrate the magic of theatre. We can’t wait for what’s to come. #WorldTheatreDay ...

Art has the power to comfort, inspire, and excite us; bring us together; foster understanding and compassion; and enlighten our lives, even in the most difficult moments. 

What a beautiful reminder of the history and import of The Met, and an invitation to New Yorkers to enjoy all that the galleries have to offer! 

Meet again at The Met. 
#metmuseum #nyc

Art has the power to comfort, inspire, and excite us; bring us together; foster understanding and compassion; and enlighten our lives, even in the most difficult moments.

What a beautiful reminder of the history and import of The Met, and an invitation to New Yorkers to enjoy all that the galleries have to offer!

Meet again at The Met.
#metmuseum #nyc
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Happy Birthday to the incredible Stephen Sondheim! 🎈 🎂 We can’t wait for the return of @companybway. 

#BroadwayWillBeBack #HappyBirthdaySondheim #StephenSondheim

Happy Birthday to the incredible Stephen Sondheim! 🎈 🎂 We can’t wait for the return of @companybway.

#BroadwayWillBeBack #HappyBirthdaySondheim #StephenSondheim
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Echoing these words from @bcefa. We stand with our Asian American and Pacific Islander siblings in the theater community. Together, we must all stand up to harassment, bullying, discrimination and hate crimes. #stopaapihate

Echoing these words from @bcefa. We stand with our Asian American and Pacific Islander siblings in the theater community. Together, we must all stand up to harassment, bullying, discrimination and hate crimes. #stopaapihate ...

Happy International Women's Day! Celebrating all the women who inspire us not just today, but every day. ♀

#internationalwomensday #iwd2021

Happy International Women's Day! Celebrating all the women who inspire us not just today, but every day. ♀

#internationalwomensday #iwd2021
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A New American Play For A New Broadway 💛

How wonderful to see a new marquee up at the Golden Theatre and @coloredmanplay ushering in Broadway’s long-awaited return!

📸: @emiliomk

A New American Play For A New Broadway 💛

How wonderful to see a new marquee up at the Golden Theatre and @coloredmanplay ushering in Broadway’s long-awaited return!

📸: @emiliomk
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Representation matters 💜 @nomadumezweni  #BlackHistoryMonth

Representation matters 💜 @nomadumezweni  #BlackHistoryMonth ...

A strong voice and a true icon, @kerrywashington. #BlackHistoryMonth

A strong voice and a true icon, @kerrywashington. #BlackHistoryMonth ...

AKA NYC is delighted to confirm that Blair Russell is the next recipient in our 500 Hours Initiative, a program designed to support emerging black creators and producers. The AKA team will be donating creative, strategic, and marketing hours to help Blair on Resounding, a new company that produces live immersive audio experiences. 

We are still accepting applications for the second quarter of 2021 through February 28, 2021. Those wishing to participate should visit our website for application information. #linkinbio

AKA NYC is delighted to confirm that Blair Russell is the next recipient in our 500 Hours Initiative, a program designed to support emerging black creators and producers. The AKA team will be donating creative, strategic, and marketing hours to help Blair on Resounding, a new company that produces live immersive audio experiences.

We are still accepting applications for the second quarter of 2021 through February 28, 2021. Those wishing to participate should visit our website for application information. #linkinbio
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True words from @adriennelwarren. She’s simply the best. #BlackHistoryMonth

True words from @adriennelwarren. She’s simply the best. #BlackHistoryMonth ...

We’re shining our spotlight on incoming Senate Majority Leader @SenSchumer for his tireless efforts in passing the #SaveOurStages Act. This new law is a game-changer for our industry’s recovery. Broadway gives you a standing ovation, Senator!

We’re shining our spotlight on incoming Senate Majority Leader @SenSchumer for his tireless efforts in passing the #SaveOurStages Act. This new law is a game-changer for our industry’s recovery. Broadway gives you a standing ovation, Senator! ...

Every year, a group of students from Orange County Public Schools gets to experience a live performance of Orlando Ballet’s THE NUTCRACKER. We were thrilled to collaborate with our friends at Orlando Ballet to film the adapted version so that students could continue the tradition virtually this year. ‘Tis the season!

Every year, a group of students from Orange County Public Schools gets to experience a live performance of Orlando Ballet’s THE NUTCRACKER. We were thrilled to collaborate with our friends at Orlando Ballet to film the adapted version so that students could continue the tradition virtually this year. ‘Tis the season! ...

AKA NYC is delighted to confirm that Dale A. Mott and Nolan Williams, Jr. are among the first producers selected to take part in the agency’s 500 Hours Initiative, a program designed to support emerging black theater producers. The AKA team will be donating creative, strategic, and marketing hours to help Dale and Nolan bring their vision to life for Grace - a new American musical.
 
AKA are still accepting applicants for the program. Those wishing to participate should visit our website for application information. Further recipients will be announced in January 2021. #linkinbio #gracethemusical #bygrace

AKA NYC is delighted to confirm that Dale A. Mott and Nolan Williams, Jr. are among the first producers selected to take part in the agency’s 500 Hours Initiative, a program designed to support emerging black theater producers. The AKA team will be donating creative, strategic, and marketing hours to help Dale and Nolan bring their vision to life for Grace - a new American musical.

AKA are still accepting applicants for the program. Those wishing to participate should visit our website for application information. Further recipients will be announced in January 2021. #linkinbio #gracethemusical #bygrace
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The critically-acclaimed celebration of contemporary blackness arrives on Broadway in the 2021 ‑ 2022 season! 

Learn more at the #linkinbio!

The critically-acclaimed celebration of contemporary blackness arrives on Broadway in the 2021 ‑ 2022 season!

Learn more at the #linkinbio!
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Coming up this month, the TheaterMakers Summit is a gathering of the world’s top theatrical talent for a weekend of education, inspiration, and connection. Held virtually this year, the conference will focus on the theme of "Making Theater In A New World" featuring over 100 Broadway A-listers. Click the link in our bio + use code AKA100 to save $100 now!

Coming up this month, the TheaterMakers Summit is a gathering of the world’s top theatrical talent for a weekend of education, inspiration, and connection. Held virtually this year, the conference will focus on the theme of "Making Theater In A New World" featuring over 100 Broadway A-listers. Click the link in our bio + use code AKA100 to save $100 now! ...

We’re ready for a haunted holiday! Tickets are now on sale for @axmascarollive, starring Tony Award® winner Jefferson Mays, directed by Tony nominee Michael Arden. Visit the link in our bio to buy a ticket to stream the live capture premiere on 11/28 and support regional, educational and community theaters across the country!

We’re ready for a haunted holiday! Tickets are now on sale for @axmascarollive, starring Tony Award® winner Jefferson Mays, directed by Tony nominee Michael Arden. Visit the link in our bio to buy a ticket to stream the live capture premiere on 11/28 and support regional, educational and community theaters across the country! ...

Congratulations to our clients on their 2020 Olivier Awards! #olivierawards

Congratulations to our clients on their 2020 Olivier Awards! #olivierawards ...

Big congratulations to all of our clients on their 2020 Tony Award® nominations! #tonyawards

Big congratulations to all of our clients on their 2020 Tony Award® nominations! #tonyawards ...

Exciting news from our clients at @PasadenaPlayhouse! You can now stream their full initial slate of theatrical programming on a first-of-its-kind nonprofit streaming platform, @myplayhouselive. Sign up today... your seats are ready! #linkinbio #PlayhouseLive

Exciting news from our clients at @PasadenaPlayhouse! You can now stream their full initial slate of theatrical programming on a first-of-its-kind nonprofit streaming platform, @myplayhouselive. Sign up today... your seats are ready! #linkinbio #PlayhouseLive ...

We’re thrilled to see the @asianartmuseum welcoming back guests today in San Francisco! Congratulations on a successful reopening!

We’re thrilled to see the @asianartmuseum welcoming back guests today in San Francisco! Congratulations on a successful reopening! ...

New York City is back(ish)!

Over the last two weeks, the @metmuseum, @themuseumofmodernart, the @whitneymuseum, @edgenyc and @nybg have all reopened to visitors. AKA has made it a point to be there. Our mission is to get people to go places, after all, so we were ecstatic to explore our hometown’s cultural treasures once again.

But Covid has reshaped the experience. As we returned to our beloved museums and gardens, we noticed five key takeaways about experiencing culture in our brave new world. Click the #linkinbio to read more.

📸: @taylorehill / @metmuseum

New York City is back(ish)!

Over the last two weeks, the @metmuseum, @themuseumofmodernart, the @whitneymuseum, @edgenyc and @nybg have all reopened to visitors. AKA has made it a point to be there. Our mission is to get people to go places, after all, so we were ecstatic to explore our hometown’s cultural treasures once again.

But Covid has reshaped the experience. As we returned to our beloved museums and gardens, we noticed five key takeaways about experiencing culture in our brave new world. Click the #linkinbio to read more.

📸: @taylorehill / @metmuseum
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Simply the best! The Original Cast Recording of @tinabroadway, featuring @adriennewarren, is now available for the first time in gold-colored vinyl edition, exclusively at @barnesandnoble to help celebrate #VinylWeekend.

Simply the best! The Original Cast Recording of @tinabroadway, featuring @adriennewarren, is now available for the first time in gold-colored vinyl edition, exclusively at @barnesandnoble to help celebrate #VinylWeekend. ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: It’s only a billboard… unless it’s an interactive billboard that live streams photos from your opening night, right into Times Square! This industry-first event in 2015 ensured that the laughter from @itsonlyaplay was shared with anyone and everyone in the heart of The Big Apple. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: It’s only a billboard… unless it’s an interactive billboard that live streams photos from your opening night, right into Times Square! This industry-first event in 2015 ensured that the laughter from @itsonlyaplay was shared with anyone and everyone in the heart of The Big Apple. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: Since 2012, AKA has sponsored a scholarship at the School of Visual Arts. Our commitment to the next generation of talent is reflected in our ongoing partnership with @svanyc —and these young artists inspire us in return. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: Since 2012, AKA has sponsored a scholarship at the School of Visual Arts. Our commitment to the next generation of talent is reflected in our ongoing partnership with @svanyc —and these young artists inspire us in return. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: The more you know! We launched the industry’s first in-house research audience group, known as Show & Tell, which has helped to shape countless brands and campaigns since its launch in 2015. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: The more you know! We launched the industry’s first in-house research audience group, known as Show & Tell, which has helped to shape countless brands and campaigns since its launch in 2015. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: The little genius grew into her own—as the star of an award-winning Broadway musical! Our 2015 campaign embodied that wonderful feeling you get when you dream about being a child again... #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: The little genius grew into her own—as the star of an award-winning Broadway musical! Our 2015 campaign embodied that wonderful feeling you get when you dream about being a child again... #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: Unwrap a world of pure imagination! In 2016, we served up a delicious treat to celebrate the launch of @charlieonbway: an award-winning integrated campaign that showed Willy Wonka arriving in New York, turning the city into a confectionary wonderland. 🍭 #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: Unwrap a world of pure imagination! In 2016, we served up a delicious treat to celebrate the launch of @charlieonbway: an award-winning integrated campaign that showed Willy Wonka arriving in New York, turning the city into a confectionary wonderland. 🍭 #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: In 2018, we launched our experiential offering with an industry event at The Whitby Hotel in NYC. This new department positions us to adapt to the changing advertising landscape for the next decade and beyond! #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: In 2018, we launched our experiential offering with an industry event at The Whitby Hotel in NYC. This new department positions us to adapt to the changing advertising landscape for the next decade and beyond! #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: In 2018, our clients won big at @thetonyawards, including @cursedchildus (Best Play), @thebandsvisit (Best Musical), @onceislandbway (Best Revival of a Musical), and @johnleguizamo’s @latinhistory101 (Special Tony Award). #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: In 2018, our clients won big at @thetonyawards, including @cursedchildus (Best Play), @thebandsvisit (Best Musical), @onceislandbway (Best Revival of a Musical), and @johnleguizamo’s @latinhistory101 (Special Tony Award). #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: Last year, we became the @metmuseum’s agency of record! We can’t wait to continue the legacy and tradition of this one-of-a-kind institution. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: Last year, we became the @metmuseum’s agency of record! We can’t wait to continue the legacy and tradition of this one-of-a-kind institution. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: In 2019, we took over Times Square with a first-ever billboard domination featuring the new branding for @cursedchildus. The Boy Who Lived lives on in this award-winning campaign. ⚡️#AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: In 2019, we took over Times Square with a first-ever billboard domination featuring the new branding for @cursedchildus. The Boy Who Lived lives on in this award-winning campaign. ⚡️#AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: L’chaim, l’chaim to life! Our 2015 campaign for the stunning revival of @fiddlernyc had us dancing in the streets. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay

Ten Years of Unforgettable Moments: L’chaim, l’chaim to life! Our 2015 campaign for the stunning revival of @fiddlernyc had us dancing in the streets. #AKANYC10 #TheAKAWay ...