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The LATE SHOW Internship Program

The LATE SHOW has a year-round internship program for students who are currently enrolled in college. Internships are available for the following semesters:

SUMMER (May – August): Application deadline is March 1st

FALL (August – December): Application deadline is June 1st

SPRING (January – May): Application deadline is October 1st

LATE SHOW has interns in the following departments: Writers, Talent, Research, Production, Writers Production and Music.

Interns learn how the LATE SHOW is produced by working with staff in departments to which they are assigned, and by assisting other departments as needed.

If you are interested in a career in television and are a current college student you are eligible for our program. Interns are paid at minimum wage. If your college requires credit for an internship you can earn it through our program but credit is not required. Interns must be available to work full time (Mon-Fri) during production weeks.

E-mail your cover letter and resume to Janice Penino, Vice President, Human Resources, Late Show with David Letterman, 1697 Broadway NY, NY 10019. The email address is

Please note the semester for which you are interested in applying within your e-mail.

Please do not send other correspondence to the e-mail address for internships.

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