So, you want to be an #influencer?

July 15-27, 2019. | Tuition Fee: 2,500 Euros.

All Internship & Mentoring Programs are open to students, non-students and recent graduates.

Have you always dreamed of being an influencer? Of taking your personal brand to the next level? Of a career in public relations? Then this Internship & Mentoring Program is for you. Work on your influencer profile under the mentorship of one of our Managers, and get hands-on feedback from our prestigious Experts and Mentors at interactive workshops. Moreover, you’ll go behind the scenes at cool site visits and explore Madrid at Instagram tours – with our photographer at your side to take all your Insta-shots! Don’t miss out, spots are extremely limited!

Housing in Madrid, Spain included. | 24-hour local emergency support included.

Program language: English. | No Spanish language skills required.

Open to all nationalities. Limited spots available.

The program is now full

Soon we will announce the 2020 programs

Don’t miss out!

What’s included.

#Influencer, personal brand & public relations program program

✔️ Orientation. Meet your Manager, who will explain the academic requirements of the program.

✔️ Strategy Meetings. Pitch your ideas for your portfolio – and get right started! Define your strategy, and what you want to achieve. You can work on an existing influencer profile, start an influencer profile, or analyse influencer profiles in the form of case studies – it’s up to you!

✔️ Group Feedback & Mentoring Sessions. Get hands-on feedback from our Manager and perfect your portfolio! This way, at the end of the program, you will have a profile and portfolio to show to get paid as an influencer in the future!

RGNN Academy student Isabel Harmet during an Instagram City Tour to Matadero Madrid

RGNN Academy student Sara El Habbash during an Instagram photo shoot at her Internship & Mentoring Program

Hands-on influencer, personal brand and public relations confabs

✔️ Our Manager will show you the tools of success at hands-on confabs. Example titles:

  • #Influencer 101: Essential Tips to Get Started
  • Get Paid to #Influence: How to Start Collabs with Brands
  • One Sheets, Media Kits and More: Designing your Materials
  • Personal Brand: How Much Do I Charge for My Content
  • Public Relations: Press Releases, Ambassadorships and Partnerships

Interactive workshops with RGNN Experts and Mentors.

✔️ The program includes interactive hands-on workshops with prestigious Experts and Mentors.

✔️ Past workshop titles have included, for example:

  • The Ultimate Guide to Online Journalism with Vogue’s Web Editor” with RGNN Expert Nuala Phillips, Web Editor of Vogue Magazine
  • “Falling in Love with Madrid’s La Latina: Street Photography” with RGNN Expert Denis Doyle, who does commercial work for brands such as Nike, Adidas, Ford, Tommy Hilfiger, Mastercard, Visa, Coca Cola, McDonalds, UEFA and FIFA.

Stella Yanakieva (RGNN Academy Class of 2016) taking photographs in the Retiro Park in Madrid, Spain

Perfect your personal brand at our interactive workshops

Site visits.

✔️ The program can be complemented with site visits to companies and organizations related to the subject matter of the Internship & Mentoring Program.

✔️ Site visits may include a range of companies and organizations, including public relations companies, SEO companies, luxury brands and more!

Included – your personal Insta-photographer!

Finally! No need to ask your friends to take photos of you for your family and friends back home. The Internship & Mentoring Program group is accompanied by a photographer who will document all the activities and share the photos with you, so you can use them on your social media and keep your friends and family updated!

Academic & curricular benefits.

Completing a Two-Week Module allows students to obtain the following academic or curricular documentation:

  • Certification of #Influencer, Personal Brand and Public Relations Portfolio.
  • Internship & Mentoring Program Certification specializing in #Influencer, Personal Brand and Public Relations.
  • Certification of Academic Credit. 30 hours/week. Total: 60 hours of academic credit.
  • Processing of University Agreements and/or other External Documentation for Academic Credit.

Completing more than one Two-Week Module allows students to obtain the following academic or curricular documentation:

  • Letter of Recommendation of Merit, if applicable.

RGNN Academy student Elyse Armstrong with our motivational quotes during her Internship & Mentoring Program

The Internship & Mentoring Program ends with a formal graduation ceremony where students are awarded their diplomas

Housing & 24 hour local emergency support.

✔️ Housing. The Internship & Mentoring Program tuition fee includes central accommodations in the city of Madrid. The accommodations will be assigned by ROOSTERGNN according to availability of the different Academy locations in Madrid.

If you are applying with a friend and would like to be placed in the same accommodation, please email academy@roostergnn.org to indicate this.

✔️ 24 hour local emergency support. The Internship & Mentoring Program moreover includes local emergency support: 24 hours, bilingual (English and Spanish).

✔️ Logistical & Academic Welcome Packets. Before the start of the Internship & Mentoring Program, enrolled students will receive a Logistical Welcome Packet via email. The Academic Welcome Packet, with updated details such as the updated schedule, will be given to students on the first day of the Internship & Mentoring Program in Madrid.

Dates & tuition fees.


July 15-27, 2019.

Application deadline. Spots for the Madrid Internship & Mentoring Program are extremely limited. Students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Applications will close once the program is full.

Selection process. The selection process is rigorous and includes a Skype interview for all candidates of interest. Previous experience is not required, but a passion for being an influencer, improving your personal brand and/or an interest in public relations is a must. Open to students, recent graduates, and aspiring influencers and/or aspiring public relations professionals.

Group size. Feedback at ROOSTERGNN Academy is hands-on. For this reason, all of our Internship & Mentoring Programs are extremely selective and limited to small group sizes.

Tuition fees.

2,500 Euros.

Need-based scholarships & financial aid.

There are need-based scholarships available through our benefactors, please click here for more information. Need-based financial aid is also available for groups of students (e.g. if you are applying with a friend), please click here for more information.


Questions? Please contact academy@roostergnn.org