Bandits seeking interns for 2013-14 offseason

Photo by Dina Kwit

ROSEMONT – The Chicago Bandits are seeking interns for the 2013-14 offseason with immediate openings available in several departments, including ticket sales, marketing, public relations and graphic design.

An internship with the Bandits allows both, undergraduate and graduate students, the ability to explore a career in the sports industry, while working alongside team employees. Bandits interns are usually assigned tasks with great responsibility that has a direct impact on the day-to-day operation of the team.  This responsibility has not only helped the Bandits succeed, but has also helped prepare the interns for a professional job.

Recent interns of the Bandits have accepted positions with the St. Louis Rams (NFL), Phoenix Coyotes (NHL), St. Louis Blues (NHL) and Tampa Bay Rays (MLB) and nearly the entire Bandits front office began as an intern with the team.

The Bandits internship program targets students who have demonstrated leadership in not only academics, but their work experience as well as extracurricular activities.

Internships currently available during the offseason include:

·         Ticket Sales (season and corporate outings)

·         Team Operations (tournaments, events, etc.)

·         Public Relations

·         Marketing and Partnerships

·         Community Relations (player coordination, reading program, etc.)

For a full description of the requirements to intern in each area of the Chicago Bandits organization, click here.

Each internship opportunity with the Bandits organization is unpaid, but does have the ability to turn into a paid position based on the intern’s performance and revenue generating efforts.  College credit is available for all internship positions.

All interested students, please mail a brief cover letter, resume and references to Chicago Bandits, ATTN: Internships, 27 Jennie Finch Way, Rosemont, IL 60018.  Please indicate in the cover letter what areas would be of most interest to you, estimated start and end dates as well as your availability on a weekly basis.

Application materials can also be emailed directly to Dan Meisler at 

For more information about the Chicago Bandits or the internship program, visit or contact the front office at 877-722-6348.  

About Chicago Bandits

Since 2005, the Chicago Bandits have been members of National Pro Fastpitch.  Located in the Chicagoland area, the Bandits provide an opportunity for female fastpitch players to further their careers at a professional level.  The roster has included such names as Jennie Finch, Stacy May and Monica Abbott.  The two-time NPF Champions play at The Ballpark at Rosemont, the only stadium in the country built for a women’s professional team.

About National Pro Fastpitch

National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) is headquartered in Nashville, Tenn.  The league, created to give elite female fastpitch players the opportunity to pursue a professional career in their chosen sport, has operated since 1997 under the names of Women’s Pro Fastpitch (WPF) and Women’s Pro Softball League (WPSL).  NPF is the Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball in the category of women’s fastpitch softball and has been since 2002.



Search Archive »

Browse by Month »

February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004