Internship Opportunities

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CBS InteractiveRollingViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, CBS All Access, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.
Cincinnati Public RadioRollingCincinnati Public Radio offers internships in news, content creation, marketing, production, and development.
Chicago Tribune RollingThe Chicago Tribune’s newsroom internship program seeks college juniors, seniors and graduate students for 12-week and 6-month paid internships. Opportunities will be considered in all newsroom departments: metro, sports, business, data visuals, copy editing, photo/video, audience, entertainment and News
Emma Bowen FoundationRollingWhether you're interested in being a producer, a journalist, a web developer, an engineer, a business executive, a PR agent, a sales representative, or in any other career in media or tech, the Emma Bowen Internship is here to help you get your start. Hear more about EBF from previous fellows, alumni, and partners here: News reporting
High Country News2021-03-15 00:00:00Every year, High Country News offers six internship positions, each six months long, starting in July and January. We provide a $600 bi-weekly stipend for interns who will work remotely from within the Western United States. We offer an additional $125 bi-weekly work-from-home allowance and a one-time signing bonus to help with IT News reportingAssociate Editor Paige Blankenbuehler:
KQEDSee WebsiteKQED offers a robust internship program in our San Francisco headquarters. This program provides an opportunity for anyone (yes, anyone!) with a passion for public media to gain valuable exposure to areas of our business that support KQED’s mission, goals and objectives. Interns are exposed to meaningful conversations and get to know the ins and outs of public media. Our internship program provides opportunities to learn and experience elements of the broadcast communications industry while working alongside incredibly talented interns and staff members. As a KQED intern, you have the opportunity to make valuable contributions and have a direct impact on the work we do. reporting
NPR InternshipsSee WebsiteFrom Day 1, interns at NPR are given real-world, hands-on responsibilities. Working alongside top professionals in the field, interns do meaningful work across a variety of departments at NPR. Find out how you can contribute your diverse talents to gain invaluable experience at the heart of a thriving multimedia organization. Radio
Oklahoma Newspaper FoundationSee WebsiteJournalism and advertising college students can earn up to $2,800 interning at an Oklahoma newspaper in summer 2021. The Oklahoma Newspaper Foundation will pay the salaries for 17 news/journalism and 2 advertising interns to work at state newspapers. Submit one application packet and be considered for multiple jobs that pay $10 per hour for seven to nine weeks of work that will also provide clips and great experience for your resume'. News reporting or call Lisa Sutliff at (405) 499-0026 or 1-888-815-2672
USA TodayRollingUSA TODAY seeks talented college students beginning in May or June 2021 for full-time paid internships on our Audience, Breaking News, Life, Money, Opinion and Sports teams. As an intern, you will develop and apply your experience and skills in a fast-paced, real-time newsroom environment. The internship will enable undergraduate and graduate students to develop, grow and become the next generation of talent for the USA TODAY Network. reporting
USA Today SportsRollingUSA TODAY Sports is in search of talented college students looking for an enriching paid internship. Join a global digital media company of more than 200 media properties across the country. As a Summer 2021 Intern Program participant, you will develop and apply your experience and skills in a fast-paced, real-time newsroom environment. The purpose of the internship experience is to provide opportunities where undergraduate and graduate students can develop, grow and become the next generation of talent for the USA TODAY Network. The internship will be up to 37.5 hours per week.,+DC&tk=1epeaii16t3p0801& Sports Journalism
American Society of Journalisits and AuthorsSee WebsiteInternship opportunities available to members only after login.
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass CommunicationSee WebsiteInternship opportunities available to members only after login. Journalism
Education Writers AssociationSee WebsiteInternships offered in the job center.
National Press Photographers AssociationSee WebsiteInternship opportunities available to members only in the job center.
Association of Healthcare JournalistsSee WebsiteVarious fellowship opportunities are offered.
The Assoiation for Women in Sports MediaSee WebsiteAWSM awards female college students who are interested in sports media in various disciplines $1,000 and are placed in an internship. They also receive complimentary registration and lodging for the annual conference.
National Association of Black JournalistsSee WebsiteNABJ offers the NBC News Group Summer Fellowship and NABJ's Summer Office Internship.
Asian American Journalists AssociationSee WebsiteAAJA offers various internship opportunities.
Graphic Arts AssociationSee WebsiteNumerous opportunities on website. Design
Sports Journalism InstituteSee WebsiteSports Journalism Institute holds a nine-week training and internship program for college students interested in sports journalism careers. Journalism
VIDA: Women in Literary ArtsSee WebsiteThe ideal General Intern is a student or recent graduate who is reliable, organized, thorough, independent, and capable.
Split This RockSee WebsiteSplit This Rock offers unpaid internships and volunteer positions on an ongoing basis., Print PublicationCamisha Jones - Managing Director:
Poets & WritersSee WebsiteReadings & Workshops Program Interns work from June to September in Los Angles, CA.
WETA TV & RadioSee WebsiteWETA offers a wide variety of internship opportunities designed to provide students and recent graduates with knowledge and practical experience in the field of public broadcasting., Television 703.998.2600
Sirius XMSee WebsiteSirus XM offers a multitude of exciting opportunities for our interns, from the broadcast booth to behind-the-scenes and everything in between. contact information
International Radio and TV Society FoundationSee WebsiteIRTS offers a variety of opportunities including an extremely competitive fellowship program.https://irtsfoundation.orgRadio(212) 867-6650
Maynard Institute For Journalism ExcellenceSee WebsiteMaynard Institute for Journalism Excellence offers two internships that are located in Southern California and Newport News, VA. 891-9202
Media Research CenterSee WebsiteMRC offers several internships within their organization.
Reporters Committee For Freedom of the PressSee WebsiteOffers internships and fellowships at their Washington, D.C. headquarters where students gain firsthand writing experience. Networking opportunities are available. Interns may receive college credit and are eligible for a $2,000 stipend. /
Alicia Patterson FoundationSee WebsiteOffers the Alicia Patterson fellowship and the Cissy Patterson Fellowship for Science and Environmental Writers.
Public Relations Student Society of AmericaSee Website Members have access to PRSSA's Internship Center where employers post internship opportunities for PR students. (212) 460-1474
Washington Women in PRSee WebsiteWPR offers a list of internship opportunities on their website.
American Marketing AssociationSee WebsiteAMA lists internships in their online job database., MarketingPhone: (703) 544-8153 | Email:
Lagrant FoundationSee WebsiteLAGRANT Foundation offers internships in Los Angeles that provide experience in the communications industry and nonprofit sector., Marketing, PRPhone: 323.469.8680
Advertising Educational FoundationSee WebsiteAEF offers internships every summer., Marketing
American Cinema EditorsSee WebsiteDuring this time there are many opportunities to network with other interns, assistant editors, editors and filmmakers. Before and after the program, the Internship Committee meets with the interns to prepare, encourage, and mentor them. Interns are expected to:
National Cable and Telelcommunications AssociationSee WebsiteNCTA offers both paid, part-time, and full-time internships during the school year and the summer months to qualified applicants.
Association of Public Television ServiceSee WebsiteAPTS offers various internship opportunities on their website.
NATPESee WebsiteNAPTE has internship opportunities available in their job center. Greg Pitts by phone +1 (615) 648-1995 or email: or