- Internship resources for students
- Internship FAQs
- Find an internship
- Departmental internship contacts
- Partnered internships
Due to COVID-19 and it’s impacts on the National Basketball Association, the Phoenix Suns Marketing Partnerships Internship Program did not occur during the 2020-2023 Season. Continue to monitor this site and NAU Career Development’s social media (@naucareer) for any updates for the upcoming season.
“Our Internship Program is a hands-on opportunity for enrolled college students to build their work experience in Marketing Partnerships. Over the 8-month program (September – April), interns participate in a series of events and activities exposing them to the many facets of the NBA’s business, including games, partner events, player appearances, ROS, recaps, set-up and more!
Applicant placement within our department is based on the organization’s business needs, as well as the candidate’s interest, experience, work ethic skills and academic achievement. All positions are located at the Suns office at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in downtown Phoenix, AZ.”
To qualify for the Internship Program, students must be either
(a) enrolled in an accredited undergraduate college or
university and be between their junior and senior year OR
(b) graduate students between their first and second years.
What is an MP Internship?
An Marketing Partnerships internship is our carefully monitored work experience in which a student will receive intentional learning goals that reflects actively on what he/she is learning throughout the experience here with the Phoenix Suns. Internship positions vary widely. Characteristics of the internship include:
- Typical durations-8 months
- Part-time commitment – 20-30 hours
- Paid opportunity
- Connection to an educational program with academic credit