Wyoming Stock Growers Association

Summer Internship Program

The Wyoming Stock Growers Association (WSGA) was established in 1872, being the second oldest state cattle association in the United States, where it focuses entirely on serving the needs of the livestock industry, which is the largest segment of Wyoming’s agricultural production. Its mission is to serve that industry by protecting its economic, legislative, regulatory, judicial, environmental, customs and cultural interests.

WSGA is looking for a willing, dedicated, and enthusiastic intern majoring in Agricultural Communications or Journalism to join our staff for the summer.

Intern Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Help educate and inform Real Ranchers’ and WSGA members through social media outlets: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Word Press by interviewing and/or obtaining information from rural Wyoming communities or person(s).
  • Opportunity to assist the Executive Vice President conducting research as needed and assisting the Office Manager with administrative duties as needed.
  • Learn various aspects of the WSGA webpage and updating through the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association CMS Web-Host site.
  • Develop and release press releases to state and affiliate media.
  • Interview, write and photograph for articles that will be in the quarterly CowCountryMagazine.
  • Open mind to learn various agricultural issues

Job Requirements and Details:

  • Work hours: 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
  • Travel and additional work hours during convention and special events will occur throughout the summer (Interns will be notified before event).
  • Stipend:$1,200/ month (two pay periods per month by direct deposit)
  • Internship located at 113 East 20th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming

 To apply for this opportunity, please submit a current resume, a letter of interest explaining your educational goals and how you plan to use your degree after graduating, one writing sample and two letters of recommendation to the attention of Olivia Sanchez at the Wyoming Stock Growers Association.

Please send all materials to:

Wyoming Stock Growers Association

Attn: Olivia Sanchez

P.O. Box 206

Cheyenne, WY 82003

More information will be available Fall Semester 2019.

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