Visit Austin Internships

Visit Austin is a private, nonprofit 501 C-6 corporation contracted by the City of Austin to market the city as a convention and tourism destination. Under the terms of this contract, Visit Austin also houses the Film Commission, Music Office and Sports Commission.

General Information and Duration of Internship

Visit Austin is seeking interns for the following departments: Marketing, Film & Music

Internships at Visit Austin are paid at $10.00 per hour. In addition, interns receive a monthly stipend to pay for parking and transportation. 

The program’s general duration is one semester. Interns are required to work 15-20 hours per week within Visit Austin's office hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday. Flexible hours. Remote considered.

Intern Responsibilities

Interns make an important contribution to the operation of Visit Austin. Our interns are given hands-on responsibilities and experience. Within your working units you serve as a member of a team and perform needed functions. Thus, acceptance of any internship position should be considered an earnest commitment.


Applying students (sophomore level or higher preferred) must be enrolled in a college or university. Must receive school credit for internship or be enrolled in classes related to one of our departments listed above. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Systems required. Some positions request Adobe Suite skills. Should demonstrate exceptional interpersonal skills and maintain professional appearance. 

​Application Deadlines & Start Dates

  • Fall Semester:  Application deadline – August 13. Start date – week of Labor Day

How to Apply

Send your resume and cover letter to the attention of the following:

For general information, contact our Director of HR, Heather Lang