Congratulations to Pat Gotham, Grand Prize Winner of The New York Intern Project!

The 2012 New York Intern Project is currently open for entries until April 27, 2012! Submit your 2012 entry to

A big congratulations to Pat! Pat's journey to become the Grand Prize Winner began after he secured a spot as one of the contest's top six entries with the most votes. From there, Pat was selected as one of three finalists who flew to New York City for an in-person interview at Affect. Impressed by Pat's can-do attitude, impeccable writing skills and relevant experience in marketing and managing teams, Affect is pleased to welcome Pat to the Affect team!

Affect would like to thank everyone who entered, voted for their favorite entries and supported The New York Intern Project. In addition, a huge thank you to our judges for their work in helping to select our winner!

Patrick starts his internship with Affect soon - follow along on our blog to learn more about his internship and experience at Affect this summer.

Contest Requirements

The public voting round of The New York Intern Project has ended. Thank you to all who entered and voted for their favorite entries!

  • Our semi-finalists, who garnered the most votes in the public voting round, have advanced to a judging round.
  • Our esteemed panel of judges will narrow down the entries to a lucky three finalists.
  • These finalists will come to New York City for an in-person interview at Affect, and to spend the day with our team.
  • One lucky winner will get the internship of a lifetime: $5,000 in a paid internship, and up to $5000 for a housing stipend in NYC! For complete details on the internship, check out the Meet Affect page.

We’ll announce the lucky New York Intern Project grand prize winner by May 2nd, 2011! Good luck to all of our semi-finalists!

Check out the full rules for more information. Questions? Email us.

Contest Timeline

Round nameStarts onEnds on
Submission roundFebruary 14, 2011 @ 12:00 PM (PST)April 8, 2011 @ 11:59 PM (PDT)
Voting roundFebruary 14, 2011 @ 12:00 PM (PST)April 8, 2011 @ 11:59 PM (PDT)