The Gladeo League is our internship team comprised of college students from around the United States. Members of the league get the chance to participate in Gladeo’s professional activities including content & editorial creation, graphic design, video production, and campus outreach, and social management. Through this internship, college students interact with working professionals, start to build relationships in their interested field, and expand their portfolio of work so they are ready to enter into the workforce with great contacts and valuable working experience!

ARE YOU READY TO BE A HERO?

Our goal is to provide college students with experience in various fields, especially the ones of their interests. Each team member will have a different experience; we aim to mold their time with the League to their passions, talents, and interests. Through the Gladeo League, interns will be able to harness invaluable experience, develop relationships with colleagues and industry professionals, and most importantly, become a hero for our thousands of users as they pave their path to success.

 With student debt at an all-time high and rampant un(der)employment, Gladeo will be an invaluable tool and web destination for students seeking to make wise, informed education and career decisions. Become part of The Gladeo League- and help us change the world, one hero at a time.

All current or incoming college students are eligible to apply for The Gladeo League. Accepted interns are expected to fulfill a semester's worth of commitment during the fall, spring, or summer. Applications are accepted all year round. You may decide to join the current or following semester during your time of application.

FALL: Late August to Early December

SPRING: Late January to Early May

SUMMER: (NEW!) Early June to Early August

To apply, please send the following to joseph@gladeo.org

  • A formal email that serves as a cover letter with the following attached:
  • An updated resume that includes your current focus of study and your GPA from the most recent semester.
  • A portfolio for the role of your choice (see requirements below)

For inquiries about The Gladeo League program, please email joseph@gladeo.org or michelle@gladeo.org. 

PROJECTS & PORTFOLIO REQUIREMENTS

For your portfolio, please send us the requirements for the project you are interested in joining. Please select a project that works best for you based on your talents and interests. You may join one to three projects during your internship.

 

 
 

The Production Team is in charge of the Gladeo League's video projects. Roles include:

Directors - Responsible (along with the producer) of conceptualization, filming and editing (or managing the editing) of the video content. (Portfolio & Requirements: Must be studying film production, live in the Los Angeles area, and submit a solid, original reel.)

Editors - Responsible for assembling recorded raw material into a finished product. The material may include camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects. (Portfolio & Requirements: Must live in the Los Angeles area and submit a solid, original reel of your work)

Audio Engineers & Composers - In charge of all audio aspects of video projects which may include mastering/mixing, music composition, working with voice over talent, sound effects, and more. (Portfolio & Requirements: Submit a diverse portfolio of your work, ideally samples from composed music, voice overs, sound effects, etc.)

 
 
 

The Creator Team is in charge of digital art assets from the Gladeo League. Aside from the Gladeographix series, Creators may be assigned to create digital art for outlets such as blog posts or social media. 

Gladeographix: The Infographic Series - Infographics based on career profiles on GladeoX. (Portfolio & Requirements: 5 examples of diverse digitally designed art, preferably advertisements, posters, Etc.)

 
 
 

The Reporter Team is in charge of the Gladeo League's written assets. Projects include:

The #CareerHighlightsSeries - Interview series with career professionals. (Portfolio: An interview article that highlights the life, career, education, impact, and achievements of an inspiring individual that you know. Please connect your piece to Gladeo's fundamentals and values. 500+ word count. See examples here.)

The Gladeo Blog - Miscellaneous posts for the Gladeo blog. (Portfolio: A sample article that exhibits the fundamentals and values of Gladeo. i.e. A highlight on a woman who has made a positive influence on the workforce, a book or event that revolutionized women's rights, etc. 500+ word count. See examples here. )

 
 

The Marketing Team is in charge of promoting Gladeo through different outlets. 

Social Media - Planning, strategizing, and genereating postings for Gladeo's social media accounts. (Portfolio: Check out Gladeo's social media (@gladeo_org on Instagram and Twitter) and create a two page social media plan with ideas and recommendations.)

Please send these items to joseph@gladeo.org

For inquiries about The Gladeo League program, please email joseph@gladeo.org or michelle@gladeo.org. 

FAQ

Q: Is the Gladeo League Internship paid?

A: No, this internship is unpaid. Instead, the benefits from the League include experience with an emerging media non-profit with your creative skills, be mentored and trained by industry advisors as well as gaining key valuable contacts in your interested field! 

Q: Is the entire internship online?

A: The entire internship may take place online, but local students (Bay Area and Los Angeles) may be asked to attend in-person meetings, depending on the team.

Q: Do I need to live in the San Francisco Bay Area or Los Angeles to apply?

A: If you are applying as a Director or Editor for the Production Team, you must reside in the Los Angeles area. Other than that, applications are open to all college students around the United States. 

Q: What are the prerequisites to join the Gladeo League?

A: All applicants must be an incoming, current, or recent college graduate (less than a year) in the United States. 

Q: Can I choose more than one group to join?

A: Depending on your GPA, you may be able to be in the more than one team. However, we prefer each League member to focus their efforts with one team.