Student Opportunities

Contact Us

Room: M-Building, M-204
Phone: (718) 482-5940

Monday- Thursday  9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

A broad range of opportunities for students majoring in English Department programs are available through internships and part-time employment.

Speak to a faculty member if you have any questions about these organizations or would like to discuss other opportunities.

Ugly Duckling Presse
Matvei Yankelevich
Innovative non-profit publishing house with diverse and inclusive roster

The Poetry Project
Kyle Dacuyuan
Longstanding New York literary institution with many varieties of program including newspaper, workshops and readings, and several internship programs

Poets House
Cornelius Eady
Another longstanding New York literary institution

Poets and Writers
Kevin Larimer
Publishes journal that focus on publications and opportunities for writers

Teachers and Writers Collaborative
Alice Pencavel
Non-profit organization which focuses on literary education, bringing writers to schools

Turtle Point Press
Ruth Greenstein
Innovative publishing house with diverse roster

Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation
Alexander Sanger
Various missions including theater program

Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Caridad de la Luz
Longstanding New York institution that focuses on Puerto Rican writers

Society Library of New York
Sarah Holliday
The oldest New York cultural institution with commitment to representing diverse groups in their literary programs

Melanie Locay
Various opportunities for internships, sometimes more than others

The Center for Fiction
Melanie McNair
Brooklyn institution devoted to the promotion of writers of fiction