Communications and PR Internship at Lowe Lintas- India

LinOpinion is the public relations division of Lowe Lintas & Partners, and one of the country’s leading PR firms. Established in 1994, LinOpinion is the exclusive Indian partner for Golin Harris, one of the world’s leading public relations firms and a member of the IPG Group. The agency today has earned the enviable reputation as an industry trendsetter with a growing portfolio of blue-chip clients demanding unparalleled creativity. This internship will be based at the Mumbai Head office. The intern who fills this position should expect to learn the field from top to bottom.

Brief Description and Responsibilities:

Last summer 5 Monash interns had an excellent experience with Linopinion in Mumbai. This year successful candidates while completing an individual assignment, will also work alongside PR teams and assist them in the operation and administrative needs.

  • Conduct research and brainstorm new ideas for current projects.
  • Attend conferences and meetings with the teams.
  • Monitor all forms of media
  • Write press releases and other materials
  • Compile contact lists and press clippings
  • Create and update databases

Selection Criteria: Students applying for this internship must have strong communication skills and should be majoring in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing or Journalism. Applicants should also have strong writing skills, and a good understanding of social media.

Duration: minimum of 2 months. Available throughout the year.

Start Date: Flexible

Places: 3

Costs: International Internship Placement Fee – $1600*

*This fee charged by Service Provider is in addition to the tuition fees for the unit APG5044 and includes:

  • Support during the application phase, including facilitating interviews where required
  • Procurement of necessary agreements from the host organisation
  • Support for the student to obtain the appropriate visa
  • Support for the host and student and intervention in the case that there are any issues at the internship site

Optional accommodation and incountry support packages are available from preferred service providers at additional cost.

Travel insurance is provided by Monash University. It will cover you for personal travel prior to and after your overseas program, and includes access to 24-hour a day medical and emergency assist services.

Scholarships

Post Graduate:

  • Asiabound Scholarship at $3,000 each

To be eligible for scholarships you must be:

  • An Australian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Enrolled as an  postgraduate student

All students (domestic and international) will be eligible for additional $900 Monash Abroad Travel bursary plus travel insurance.

Domestic students may be eligible for interest free government loan (like HECS) of upto $7,500 through OS-HELP.

Eligibility

 1. The students should meet the eligibility criteria to enrol in APG5044 Professional Internship

2. Enrolled in Master of Communications and Media Studies

How to Apply

Please follow the step-by-step guide on how to apply for APG5044 Professional Internship.

*Applications must be submitted 3-6 months prior to intended start date*