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Voice of America

Type of Internship: Nonprofit Organization
Internship Availability: Spring, Summer, Fall
Location: Washington, D.C.
Quick Links: Internship website


The Voice of America (VOA) is a dynamic international multimedia broadcaster with service in more than 40 languages. It started in 1942 as a radio news service for people living in closed and war-torn societies. It has grown into a multimedia broadcast service. Serving an estimated weekly global audience of 164 million, VOA provides news, information, and cultural programming through the Internet, mobile and social media, radio, and television. VOA is funded by the U.S. Government through the Broadcasting Board of Governors.

Past Interns

Oliver, Nylah

Oliver, Nylah

DC Semester: Spring 2015
School: UGA Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Type of Internship: Governmental Agency, Journalism/Media

I am a 3rd year, Honors student from Lithonia, GA. I’m heavily involved in on-campus organizations and in the community—holding positions as Assistant Director of Communication for Student Government Association, Treasurer of the Collegetown Gospel Choir, a B.E.S.T. Mentor, and I serve on the Programming Committee for the Honors Program Student Council. I’m currently interning with Watershed UGA as a Campaign and Communications intern and as a Studio Intern for the Ryan Seacrest Studios at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. In my spare time, I enjoy singing with groups from my home church and spending quality time with family and friends. I’m striving to become a broadcaster and have hopes of hosting my own television show in the near future.

Kingery, Madison

Kingery, Madison

DC Semester: Fall 2009
School: UGA Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Type of Internship: Journalism/Media

I am currently attending The College of Charleston as a graduate student in both the Master’s of Public Administration program and the Arts Management Graduate Certificate program while interning with DIG South, The Southeast’s Interactive Festival. My work experience includes research, event planning, fundraising and development as a full time employee with The Focus Foundation, Inc. as well as a previous position at Voice of America and three internships throughout my undergraduate college career

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