Internship Opportunities

Greater Cleveland Sports Commission operates one of Northeast Ohio's top internship programs, which provides educational opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students to learn aspects of the sports, entertainment non-profit and events industry through hands-on learning experiences. Since 2005, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission has mentored 237 interns from 63 different colleges and universities through its internship program. The program has been a recipient of the Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education EXPY award twice for top small company internship program in the region.

Greater Cleveland Sports Commission internship alumni are currently employed throughout Cleveland across the country for organizations including Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Browns, GE Lighting, American Greetings, Chicago Bears, Los Angeles Kings and the Cleveland Convention Center. 

Internship Positions

GCSC currently offers internships in each of the key areas of business for the organization (positions available in Spring, Summer, Fall):

  • Event Management
  • Communications & Public Relations
  • Marketing
  • Partnerships
  • Programming

Internship Deadlines

  • Summer: March 2, 2018
  • Fall: July 15, 2018
  • Spring: November 15, 2018

Application Process

Interested candidates can apply for our open internship opportunities in two ways: 

GCSC is an equal opportunity employer and does not hire, terminate, promote, pay or assign employees on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation or handicap.

For more information on the GCSC Internship Program,  please email Matt Sajna: msajna@clevelandsports.org.