15 Week Graphic Design / Creative PAID Internship

NICK is looking for a
critic, a friend, a collaborator, a spirit; a highly motivated and creative intern pursuing a major and a career in Graphic Design. The internship role will require a positive outlook, willingness to learn, and a passion for design. 


  • Develop visually engaging and conceptual graphic concepts for the action sports industry
  • Execute design tasks to 100% completion with attention to detail. Must be flexible in incorporating any feedback given into future designs.
  • Take creative concepts and develop them into clear and well designed presentations.
  • Must be willing to coordinate with clients and vendors to design marketing and promotional items which will be integrated into the larger marketing campaign.
  • Willingness to sketch and explore off of the machine, with paper, pencil, markers, and googly eyes.


  • Work in a vibrant creative environment alongside talented designers and artists.
  • Create real design work for multi-national corporations and small local businesses alike!
  • Learn and have fun with new technology with an emphasis on experimentation.
  • Free parking space provided at the office grounds.
  • Proximity to Long Beach Transit (171 + 45)
  • $120/day compensation for duration of the 15 week internship. 


  • Currently enrolled in a university pursuing a major in Graphic Design / New Media.
  • Experience in Creative Cloud is a requirement.
  • Excellent written & verbal skills.
  • Punctuality to work each day.
  • Highly proactive and possess attention to detail.

Additional Information

This internship will take place one day per week for a total of 15 weeks. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume, portfolio link (online or social), as well as a paragraph about what they hope to achieve during their internship.

E-mail your application to whatisup@nick.studio with the subject ‘INTERN2021’.

NICK is a creative studio in Long Beach, California. NICK was formed in 2019 by Nick Zegel, a graphic designer and art director, with the goal of providing cutting edge design and creative services to clients in youth driven industries. The studio works across a number of disciplines from traditional print design, branding and identity, fashion, photography, film, motion graphics, apparel, and of course web. Tapping into emerging technologies and innovative marketing concepts is at NICK’s core while the studio ethos is anchored by an unwavering belief in good design.