Internships at Penguin / Random House

Apply for your Penguin / Random House Internship today!

Are you looking for a chance to complete your internship in English? If so, Sigma Tau Delta and Penguin / Random House have come together to offer students the opportunity to apply for an intensive internship experience, which you can read more in detail (from the student perspective) about by clicking here.

Please see the following listing for immediately relevant details.

Penguin Random House Internships

Paid internship opportunities are available from Penguin Random House to provide interested undergraduate student members of Sigma Tau Delta with experience in the publishing industry.

Summer 2018

Applications accepted: December 4, 2017 – January 22, 2018

The internship will run ten consecutive weeks in New York City (NYC), June 4 – August 10. The recipient will work 28 hours per week, earning $13.00 per hour. Sigma Tau Delta will provide the recipient an additional $1,500 stipend to assist with expenses.

Interns may assist with the following in one of the editorial departments at Penguin Random House:

  • Reading and evaluating manuscripts

  • Writing reader’s reports and rejection letters

  • Researching permission requests, attending meetings, and preparing manuscripts for transmittal

  • Administrative duties including mailings, filing, updating the submission logs, and routing materials

Best of luck! Please let us know if you’ve applied or been accepted for this internship role by e-mailing our comms director at



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