Internship Program

College World Series of Omaha, Inc., annually provides internship experiences that provide college students and recent graduates a working environment which helps gain experience into event management on a national level. The dates for the 2016 NCAA® Men's College World Series® are June 18-28/29, with the Opening Celebration Day being held on Friday, June 17. 

When positions are available, CWS, Inc., accepts applicants needing internships to complete credits required for their major, those who have either recently graduated or those simply looking for an internship. CWS, Inc., considers students who are taking classes during the spring/summer, provided they can work enough hours to complete all the tasks that are assigned. If university credits are requested, these internships can be an officially recognized program through the student's university. If necessary, an evaluation process can be provided to the applicant's advisor or institution.

CWS, Inc., the local organizing committee of the College World Series, is a non-profit organization formed in 1967. The mission of its all-volunteer Board of Directors is to enlist community support for the College World Series from business, government, civic organizations and individuals.

Application Information
During the available submission periods, applicants must submit the following information to be considered for a position:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume detailing related school and work background
  3. Two letters of recommendation, preferably from teachers within your major or supervisors in a sports-related position
  4. If you are seeking credit for this position, please include the contact person within your school of study.

Please send the application materials either through email or US Mail to Joe Menaugh at the following address:

Email: joe@cwsomaha.com

Joe Menaugh | Marketing and Event Manager
College World Series of Omaha, Inc.
5010 Dodge St. | Omaha, NE 68132
Office: 402.554.4422 x14 | Fax: 402.554.4433


Summer Internship (1 position):

Application Period: Closed

College World Series of Omaha, Inc., offers one summer internship for the 2016 NCAA Men's College World Series, with the position starting in early May (or at the conclusion of the student's academic year), running through an agreed upon time in July. This selected applicant will assist with pre-event coordination, work on-site at the event and assist with event follow-up and reports. Projects may include ordering products and services, preparing surveys for the participating coaches, coordinating the shipment of the Most Outstanding Player award, general office duties, and assisting the College World Series of Omaha, Inc., staff both in the office and on-site during the event. Other on-site assignments include working with the NCAA office, the Fan Fest, the VIP Club, etc. This internship also would include assisting with the Opening Ceremonies and Autograph Session.

The selected applicant will be paid based on hours worked, as commensurate with Nebraska minimum wage.

Event Internship (4 positions):
Application Period: Closed

College World Series of Omaha, Inc., offers four event internships for the 2016 NCAA Men's College World Series. These selected applicants are specifically hired to assist just prior to and during the Men's College World Series. The dates for this position run from June 14 through either June 29 or June 30. Event interns assist with pre-event assembly, as well day-to-day event responsibilities on-site at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

These are non-paid, volunteer positions.


Spring Internship (1 position):
Application Period: Closed (filled)

College World Series of Omaha, Inc., offers one paid Spring Event Management Internship for the NCAA Men’s College World Series. This internship, based in Omaha, Neb., offers the selected applicant the opportunity to work behind the scenes at one of the NCAA’s largest championships. Assignments may include, but are not limited to, coordination of specific events, volunteers, general office duties, assisting with ticket and parking matters, creation and dissemination of materials and manuals. This position provides assistance to the CWS, Inc., staff both in the office and on-site during the event. This position also oversees those selected for the additional internships, assigning office hours and daily responsibilities.

Other on-site assignments include working with the NCAA office as needed before and during the event, assisting with the Fan Fest, Opening Ceremonies and Autograph Session. CWS, Inc., also hosts a VIP Hospitality during the event.

The dates for this internship begin on or around Monday, June 13 and run through the CWS, ending on either Wednesday, June 29 or Thursday, June 30.

 

 

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