Student Internship Program

Bob Feller Act of Valor Internship Opportunity

The Bob Feller Act of Valor Foundation, through the unique intersection of Major League Baseball led by the Cleveland Indians and the Department of the United States Navy which includes the United States Marine Corps, recognizes and honors those who support our service men and women with the Bob Feller Act of Valor Award. The Foundation uses the Bob Feller story to educate the youth of today on the lessons of citizenship, service to one’s country, and sacrifice in times of great national need. The main goal of the foundation is teaching the legacy of the greatest generation to the youngest generation that will help instill in them the virtues of service to others.

The Bob Feller Act of Valor Foundation is currently seeking interns who are looking to be leaders to assist in accomplishing our mission.

The intern will be exposed to marketing, communications, public relations, baseball operations, fundraising, and business development. All interns gain a stronger understanding of military study, both past and present, including working with Public Affairs from all branches. Working on committees will help interns develop in all key aspects of how a non-profit foundation operates and will learn practical business skills while working as a team.

The Foundation is looking for highly motivated individuals with excellent communication and interpersonal skills desiring to work on the following committees:

1. Marketing & Communications

  • Web Design
  • Social Media Management
  • Media Relations
  • Print and video production

2. Baseball Operations

  • Baseball Relations
  • Industry Promotions
  • Event-planning and on-field Ceremonies
  • Legacy Research on MLB HoF WWII Veterans
  • Community Outreach and Engagement

3. Fundraising & Business Development

  • Campaign Development
  • Budgeting, Projections, and Financial Analysis
  • Fundraising Platform Management

4. Education

  • Scholarship Program Development and Execution
  • Educational Program Development and Video Production
  • Podcast Design and Hosting

5. Military Relations

  • Charity Event Management
  • Industry Promotions
  • Military Research
  • Military Outreach and Engagement

Our interns will have an opportunity to network with MLB and the Navy and Marine Corps and will have the opportunity to be present in a very professional atmosphere. Interns will work under the direction of their respective Committee Chairs and a network of advisors committed to helping their interns realize and work towards their career aspirations.

If interested in this internship opportunity, please go to the following website and take 2 minutes to fill out our short official application.