Our Summer Stars internship programme, which launched in 2018, offers paid internships for students, graduates and school leavers (18+).

Last year, proved to be a real success with 34 students and graduates taking the opportunity to gain invaluable experience in the PR and communications sector. Participants attend an intensive one-week lecture programme at the London College of Communication, which is also open to existing PR professionals, before joining a leading PR agency or in-house communications team for a four week (minimum) placement.

This year 48 placements were offered. 2019 agencies and in-house comms teams supporting our Summer Stars programme are:

Action for Children, Aequitas, Aspectus Group, Barclays Brunswick Group ,Buchanan CityPress, Eversheds Sutherland LLP, Facebook FleishmanHillard Fishburn, Freud Communications, Gemma Bell and Company, Hackney Council, Hanover, Hume Brophy, iAir/British Airways, Imperial War Museums, Islington Council, Kekst CNC, Land Securities, Launch, MOO Print Ltd, Pagefield PR, Performance Communications, Porter Novelli Limited, Public Relations & Communications Association (PRCA), Ready10, Red Consultancy, Smith & Nephew, Stand Agency, Sutton, Teneo, The Academy, The Carlyle Group, The Octopus Group, Third City, Thread and Bloom, V&A Museum and W2O Group.

PR Lectures Programme

Our PR lecture programme takes place each year at London College of Communications and provides our Summer Stars interns with the opportunity to build their knowledge of the industry, before heading out into the workplace.

This year an impressive 27 lectures took place and are detailed below.

If you would like to take part in our Summer Stars programme next year, please get in touch with our programme manager Catriona [email protected]