The application period for DeFiore and Company’s Summer internship program is now closed.
Our internship operates on a seasonal calendar:
Fall Internships: September – December
Applications accepted: July 1st – July 31st
Spring Internships: January – April
Applications accepted: November 1st – November 30th
Summer Internships: May – August
Applications accepted: March 1st – March 31st
Our team is looking for individuals interested in learning about all aspects of the publishing industry. As literary agents, we work as liaisons between authors and publishers and have a comprehensive vantage on the industry. Our interns receive the mentorship and experience necessary to progress in the publishing industry, as we provide a strong understanding of the literary agency business and the publishing process–from query to submission to publication and beyond.
Candidates should be motivated, well-organized, responsible, and have excellent communication skills. Some experience analyzing and assessing written materials is preferred. Having a broad appreciation of literary works in both fiction and nonfiction and a desire to work in the publishing industry is a must. Interns should be willing to commit 15-20 hours per week for a minimum of three months.
To apply for an internship with us, please email with a resume and cover letter to at Parik Kostan’s attention. Please be sure to include ‘resume’ in the subject line.
DeFiore and Company is committed to equality and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, nationality, marital status, parental status, military service, or disability.