Internships

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iBall Internship Program

iBall United is committed to offering meaningful internship experiences to qualified candidates.  Our interns serve as a tremendous resource for the Agency and contribute greatly to our successes. In addition, many career opportunities in the industry can develop for our interns as a result of the valuable experiences they gain while here.
The internships we support vary by area and needs. Some interns receive a stipend while others are filled on a volunteer basis. Some interns gain experience in Professional Athletics.  Most of the internships coincide with the professional recruiting season and run for a three-month period, although some are supported for a longer period of time.  The core iBall internship program includes a group experience that assists  free agents with  preparation of upcoming  professional tryouts, includes a community service component, us highlighted  by a player draft experience, and culminates with the iBall National Pro Basketball Combine.
For more information, individual job descriptions and details on how to apply, click on the area links below. When applying, please be sure to indicate which position you are applying for.  If you would like to apply for more than one position, please select multiple areas of interest on the application form.

Positions Available:

  • * Operations
  • * Marketing
  • * Public Relations
  • * Coaching
  • * Basketball Skills Trainer
  • * Scouting
  • * Athletic Trainer

Core Internship Program Overview

Start Date:  May  
End Date: July
Pay: Unpaid hourly, stipend and paid accommodations for special events.
Hours: 150-200 total hours; 10-12  weeks over 3 months (May-July) 10-20 hours per week
Location: Remote with some onsite reporting for special events
Credits:  As applied by University
Applications Accepted: On-going

Qualifications for All Positions:

Required:
Strong management and interpersonal skills. Willingness to learn; Exceptional customer service skills; Self-starter willing to take initiative; Detail oriented and strong organizational skills.  Excellent oral and written communication skills; Ability to multi-task and work under pressure.
Preferred:
Working on Bachelor’s Degree, Sports marketing experience at either the professional or collegiate level; Knowledgeable about basketball, with a preference of experience in an NCAA or Professional basketball organization. Experience using Microsoft and Google software and similar programs.
To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form
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Title: iBall Operations Intern

Position: 10-12 week program for assisting with the preparation of player marketing for the purpose of helping players secure contracts at the professional level.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Development, deployment and management of player ambassador program
  • Some budget and financial prep and analysis
  • Manage registered player, coach, partner, and training list and accommodations for national and regional showcases
  • Player and partner relations leading up to and during national combine, answering questions and setting expectations
  • Flight research and managing schedule for marquee clients and partners for national and regional showcases
  • Scheduling and participation in executive meetings
 To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form

 

Title: iBall Marketing Intern

Position: 10-12 week program for assisting with the preparation of player marketing for the purpose of helping players secure contracts at the professional level.  
Responsibilities include:
  • Assisting players with iBall Profile
  • Updating Player marketing List
  • iBPC Draft Assistant
  • Marketing Responsibilities at iBall National Pro Combine
  • Scouting Report Prep
 To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form

 

Title: iBall Scouting Intern

Responsibilities Include:
Position: 10-12  week program for assisting with the preparation of player scouting information for the purpose of helping players secure contracts at the professional level.
  • Assisting players with preparation of professional basketball resume and online profile
  • Assisting players and coaches with iBall National Pro Combine Information
  • iBPC Draft Assistant
  • Training and Scouting Responsibilities at iBall National Pro Combine
  • Scouting Report Prep
  • Some Video Preparation
 To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form

 

Title: iBall Coaching Intern

Position: 10-12  week program for assisting with the preparation of coaching clinic  and coaching assistance for the purpose of helping players secure contracts at the professional level.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Assisting players with preparation of professional basketball resume and online profile
  • Special assistance to featured  Coaches of iBall Coaches Clinic
  • Assisting players and coaches with iBall National Pro Combine Information
  • Updating Player marketing List
  • iBPC Draft Assistant
  • Coaching Responsibilities at iBall National Pro Combine
  • Scouting Report Prep
 To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form

 

Title: iBall Public Relations Intern

Position: 10-12 week program for assisting with the preparation of press releases and blog articles for the purpose of helping players secure contracts at the professional level.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Interviewing Personnel and Players for Article Prep
  • Assisting players with preparation of professional basketball resume and online profile
  • Writing Articles For Player Achievements
  • iBPC Draft Assistance
  • Media and other Responsibilities at iBall National Pro Combine
  • Scouting Report Prep
 To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form

 

Title: iBall Media Project Intern

Position: 10-12 week program for building and launching viable media platform for the designated community of focus.
Responsibilities include:
  • Product / Service Branding and Marketing
  • iBPC Draft Assistance
  • Preparing Media posts for Campaign
  • Launch of Media Campaign
  • Assisting players with preparation of professional basketball resume and online profile
  • Media Marketing and other Responsibilities at iBall United Communities Event and National Pro Combine
  • Tracking Results of Social Media Campaigns
  • Project Viability Report
  • Decision to Proceed / Terminate Project
 To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form

 

Title: iBall Athletic Trainer Intern

Position: 5-10 week program for preparing the iBall players for their combine experience and assisting with athletic training responsibilities at iBall National Pro Combine.
Responsibilities include:
  • Management of player health data
  • Assisting players with preparation of professional basketball resume and online profile
  • Planning and Preparation of athletic training facilities for iBall National
  • Assistance for attending to players with personal needs for the duration of iBall National ie. ankle taping, icing, some massage, and etc.
To Apply:  Click here to Submit the Internship Application Form

 

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