Speedway Children's Charities (SCC) at Las Vegas Motor Speedway needs highly motivated interns with a desire to excel. College students with a wide range of backgrounds and degrees can jump-start their careers in our event management program. The internship offers serious, career-minded students great work experience and the opportunity to form valuable relationships.

Semesters and Application Timelines

Internship positions will be available in the spring, summer and fall semesters. Applications will be reviewed in a reasonable amount of time after they have been received and eligible applicants will be contacted thereafter.

  • Fall semester: Cover letter and resume due July 1. Internship begins September.
  • Spring semester: Cover letter and resume due November 1. Internship can begin as early as the Monday following the New Year.
  • Summer semester: Cover letter and resume due April 1. Internship begins June.

Who Can Apply and What's Expected

Credit earning college students who apply will be considered for internships. While sports management degrees are increasing in popularity, there is no course of study that is required for internships and all will be considered. This internship is great for any career-minded individual interested in event management.

Interviews and Hiring

Qualified applicants will be called for an initial telephone interview in addition to a formal interview with the SCC staff.

Duties

The SCC intern assists in organizing events by detailing auction items and timelines during events and get hands-on experience by helping coordinate behind the scenes, maintains and compiles relevant databases and contact lists for better communication, assist in designing and implementing sponsorship proposals, compile public announcements and design marketing tools.

Office Hours and Compensation

Applicants are expected to be motivated and be willing to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends during events.  This is an unpaid internship; however, all interns that complete the internship will receive a $500 stipend.

Required Materials

Those interested in applying for an internship must submit a cover letter and resume to rcommeford@lvms.com.

Contact Information

Rachel Commeford | Director | 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North | Las Vegas, NV 89115 | 702-632-8242 direct | 702-644-7774 fax |