Graphic Design Internship 

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  1. Apply for the graphic design internship (unpaid) by submitting the required documents: a cover letter, resume, & digital portfolio.
  2. Email the required documents to:

       KC Human Resources Department 


Applicant must live in the Chicago and suburban areas of Illinois

Graphic Design Internship (Unpaid)


During the pandemic, Keyconcept Charities has transitioned from in-person to a virtual experience and done so effectively, to continue providing social distance learning experiences for interns while providing a positive self-care environment for our team. The Keyconcept Charities would be offering a hybrid hands-on learning experience transitioning between in-person and remote learning. Student interns and Keyconcept Charities will comply with federal, state, and local COVID-19 guidance to mitigate COVID-19 exposure risk. 


Keyconcept is has opened its professional Graphic Design program up to inspiring interns/entrepreneurs (providing waivers from Keyconcept Charities) to experience the hands-on training while working closely with industry professionals. The key to opening career possibilities is unlocking the doors to one's endless potential.  At Keyconcept our team provides the right platforms for emerging talent to discover their entrepreneurial spirit and we nurture them toward successful outcomes. The Keyconcept internship program will increase emerging talents’ competitiveness in today’s global job market, gain valuable hands-on-experience, one-on-one mentoring, gain cross-cultural experience working in a diverse environment, and strong team-building skills working together in project pods.


The Keyconcept graphic design student internship would be offered in-person and/or remotely. During these historic times, if the university/college transitions to remote learning, we will work closely with the interns to provide hands-on remote learning for the internship. The graphic design student intern will work closely with the Keyconcept manager in-person and/or remotely through in-person meetings (adhering to social distancing) video conferencing, telephone conference, text, and working within the Keyconcept shared folders google and other design software.


Through in-person and/or remote monitoring Keyconcept graphic design student interns will have the chance to be mentored and receive hands-on experience. Keyconcept is a small firm that can provide intimate hands-on-experience for graphic design student interns with practical experience focused on: Learn and assist in Preparing work to be accomplished by gathering information and materials.

  • Learn and assist in planning brand/concept by studying information and materials.

  • Learn and assist in Illustrating concepts by designing a rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts.

  • Learn and assist in obtaining approval of concept by submitting rough layout for approval.

  • Learn and assist in prepares the final layout by marking and pasting up finished copy and art.

  • Learn and develop their technical skills/knowledge.

  • Work remotely with intern teams by accomplishing related results as needed.


Graphic Designer Student Intern Skills and Qualifications:

Graphic Design Skills, Layout Skills, Creative Services, Customer Focus, Creativity, Flexibility, Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, Desktop Publishing Tools, Acute Vision, Handles Rejection

Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Lightroom), Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel) 


Internship Placement located at


1029 W 35th Street, Suite 200

Chicago, Illinois 60609

Keyconcept (, has a wealth of expertise which includes: Graphic Design {Identity (concept and branding), Research (consumerism, distribution, & production), Interior Design (interior/exterior design for commercial and residential, graphic design), Construction (planning/monitoring). and Social media Marketing (marketing, & multimedia/social media) Social media sites: Keyconcept: or



  1. Apply for the graphic design internship (unpaid) by submitting the required documents: a cover letter, resume, & digital portfolio.
  2. Email the required documents to:

       KC Human Resources Department 


Keyconcept Charities provides oversight of the Keyconcept internship program. Keyconcept Charities is the philanthropic program for the parent company Keyconcept.


About Keyconcept Charities (philanthropic wing of Keyconcept)

Keyconcept Charities is the philanthropic area of the Keyconcept. ( Keyconcept Charities provides administrative oversight for the internship programs and interns are mentored by Keyconcept experts for hands-on professional career development.