College Football Playoff Internship Program

The College Football Playoff, based in Irving, Texas, is seeking highly motivated recent college graduates for its 2017-18 internship program. The playoff is a four-team arrangement that determines college football’s national champion. Successful candidates will be an integral part of staging the national championship game and laying the groundwork for games in subsequent years.

Six full-time, paid positions will be hired and work from July 31, 2017 through May 25, 2018. Areas of concentration include:

Communications (Tom Mickle Internship)

Community Relations

Hospitality and Fan Services

Marketing and Strategic Partnerships

Stadium and Game Operations

Team Operations

Interested candidates should email a cover letter, a current resume, a work sample and at least three letters of recommendation (all as PDF attachments) to Please put “CFP Internship Application – First and Last Name” in the email subject line. Descriptions of each internship are provided for your review. Be sure to denote your primary and secondary concentration preferences in your cover letter. 

You will receive an acknowledgement email stating that we have received your application within 24 hours of submission. If you have any other questions, please click here to view helpful internship FAQs.

Interns will be paid and required to work extensive hours in December and January as well as some weekends and holidays. Interns are responsible for securing their own transportation and housing. No benefits will be provided.

The application deadline is Tuesday, February 28 at 11:59 p.m. CT. The College Football Playoff is an equal opportunity employer.