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  • 2019 MAIP Application

    MAIP LogoThe 4A’s Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP) connects aspiring diverse entry-level advertising professionals with prestigious advertising agencies. Learn more about the 2019 MAIP Student Application.

    Please review the Agency Department/Position Descriptions to help you determine the areas of greatest interest to you. On the MAIP application, you will be asked to indicate your top choices.

     

     

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    1. Review the #MAIP2019 Application Checklist to make sure you have everything you need.
    2. Submit your $25 application fee on this page.
    3. Once you submit your payment, you will receive a link directing you to the next step of the application process.
    4. 2019 MAIP application and all required attachments must be submitted online via MAIP Alumniq (you will receive the link once you’ve made payment). Hard copies of the application will not be accepted.

     

    APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, October 26, 2018. Recommendation letters due Friday, October 19, 2018.

    If you encounter any issues while submitting your application online, please contact Gloria Lin at glin@aaaa.org.

     

    https://www.aaaa.org/event/2019-maip-student-application/

     

  • Laura Gamo Named MAIP Finalist

    Laura Gamo M.S. StudentLaura Gamo, M.S. student in the School of Advertising & Public Relations was recently named a MAIP finalist. The MAIP fellowship supplies the field of advertising with highly skilled multicultural students. The highly competetive fellowship allows students across the country the ability to work with advertising professionals through a 22-week program. According to MAIP, "By combining real-world work experience, training and development, and networking opportunities within the industry, MAIP participants gain a valuable professional credential to better position themselves in the marketplace. Simultaneously, the program offers advertising agencies the opportunity to access top talent and strengthens the 4A’s efforts to enhance the workforce diversity of our industry."

    Founded in 1917, the 4A's is the national trade association representing the advertising agency business in the United States. It is a management-oriented association that offers its members the broadest possible services, expertise and information regarding the advertising agency business. Forty-three years ago the 4A's began the Multicultural Advertising Intern Program with a mission to lead an industry evolution by providing the highest quality, diverse talent and to provide the advertising industry with unparalleled, developed diverse talent. 

    MAIP sources top talent from over 3,800 colleges, universities, and portfolio schools nationwide through low to high level engagement practices. Applicants are screened, interviewed and selected by industry recruitment professionals.

    http://maip.aaaa.org/#home

    Laura a fellow with the Chacellor's Honor Program shared her story with us:

    Q: What do you do with the Chancellor's office:

     As a graduate assistant for the Chancellor’s Honors Program, I am in charge of planning, managing and executing many of our student’s co-curricular requirements. I’m also in charge of collaborating on communicative efforts such as fliers, newsletters, etc. for our events and courses.

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