Magazine Internship Spring 2013 (Unpaid)

EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP: AT HOME TENNESSEE MAGAZINE

At Home Tennessee is looking for an intern for the upcoming semester. Internship responsibilities include but are not limited to:

1.Assistant to the editor.At Home TN logo-black-150dpi.jpg
2.Help answer phones and do typical office duties.
3.Help edit articles.
4.Help write titles / subtitles.
5.Research various items for editorial content.
6.Call/email P.R. companies/ manufactures to request hi-res photography.
7.Occasionally assist editor at a photo shoot.
8.Gather research information about featured subjects and places.

Interns should be responsible, have a strong work ethic, be able to work independently, and be incredibly detail-oriented. They should be comfortable and effective communicating over the phone, in person, and via email. Candidate should have experience in Microsoft Office. We’re looking for interns who do not need hand holding! Prior office and magazine experience
is a plus. Journalism majors preferred.

Academic Credit
This is not a paid position. Students will receive 150 hours per semester for 3 hours of credit.

Please send resume and cover letter to: Janna Herbison Editor at jherbison@athometn.com

http://athometn.com

Two DC Internships (Unpaid)

TWO WASHINGTON, DC INTERNSHIPS (UNPAID)

INTERN ONE:  UNDP

UNDP is looking for interns who can start in January 2013, but slots are open for the rest of the year.

Details on  UNDP Internships can be found at http://www.us.undp.org/WashingtonOffice/DCInternships.shtml.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Marissa Ayento  marissa.ayento@undp.org—————————————————————————–

INTERN TWO:  CAPITAL SEMESTER PROGRAM

 

Political Journalism Track of the Capital Semester program, sponsored by The Fund for American Studies and held each fall and spring in Washington, DC.

This academic internship program is for undergraduates seeking to obtain professional experience in the fields of journalism, communications and public relations. Students are placed in internships for 30 hours a week while earning 12 transferable credits.

Please consider forwarding the announcement below to students and encourage them to apply by November 15.

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A FEE BASED PROGRAM.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Dana Faught   dfaught@tfas.org

Intern, Desoto Times-Trib, Click Magazine

INTERN DESOTO TIMES-TRIB, CLICK MAGAZINE

 LOCATION:  Desoto County

CONTACT:

editor@desotimestribune.com

WEB: http://desototimes.com/

DESCRIPTION:

PH Publishing, home of Click Magazine and the DeSoto Times-Tribune, is seeking interns for the fall, spring and summer. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who’s undaunted by deadlines, organized, and adept.  Candidate should be motivated by the opportunity to be an integral part of a growing publication.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, research and fact check articles for Click magazine, and the DeSoto Times-Tribune
  • Contribute articles for both the magazine and newspaper
  • Pitch story ideas
  • Represent the publications at special events, assist event photographers and write event descriptions
  • Contribute content for e-newsletters, as well as learn the basics of SEO, social media, and Google Analytics
  • At times may be requested to sit in staff meetings to gain a basic understanding of how a publishing company works.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Recent graduate or current student (with junior standing)/Journalism or English major
  • Overall GPA of at least 2.5
  • Live in, or near Desoto County with access to reliable transportation
  • Demonstrate ability to exercise independent judgment
  • Working knowledge of social media
  • Friendly with good communication and customer service skills.

TO APPLY:

Email your resume, cover letter and up to three writing samples to:

editor@desototimestribune.com or call

662-429-6397 ext 247

Please denote date of earliest availability as well as preferred schedule.

Internships, Divine Magazine and Faith-Based Book (4 Total Positions)

INTERNSHIP, DIVINE MAGAZINE & FAITH BASED BOOK (UNPAID, 4 POSITIONS)

LOCATION : Work from Home/Campus  (Magazine based in Bartlett)

CONTACT  Megan Mottley, Publisher

WEB  www.divinemagazineonline.com

DESCRIPTION  Social Media Assistant

RESPONSIBILITIES

Assist in updating new media and website connections for faith-based magazine and book release:

  • Facebook Fan Page
  • Pinterest site
  • Twitter site
  • Blog
  • Official website

QUALIFICATIONS

Must have impeccable grammar and writing skills. Must be creative, fast-learner and able to handle multiple social media sites. Must be trustworthy candidate capable of handling confidential company information. Hours of availability flexible. At least 10-20 hours per week.

TO APPLY

Contact Megan Mottley, Publisher divinemagazine@gmail.com

 

Tennessee At Home Magazine Internship

TENNESSEE AT HOME MAGAZINE INTERNSHIP (UNPAID)

LOCATION Cordova, TN May 2012 Issue Cover

CONTACT  Jenna Herbison – Editor

WEB http://athometn.com

DESCRIPTION

  • Assistant to the editor.
  • Help answer phones and do typical office duties.
  • Help edit articles.
  • Help write titles / subtitles.
  • Research various items for editorial content.
  • Call/email P.R. companies/ manufactures to request hi-res photography.
  • Occasionally assist editor at a photo shoot.  
  • Gather research information about featured subjects and places.

Interns should be responsible, have a strong work ethic, be able to work independently, and be incredibly detail-oriented. They should be comfortable and effective communicating over the phone, in person, and via email. Candidate should have experience in Microsoft Office. We’re looking for interns who do not need hand holding! Prior office and magazine experience is a plus. Journalism majors preferred.

TO APPLY Send resume and cover letter to:Janna Herbison, Editor jherbison@athometn.com

Rugby Club needs interns

The U of M Tiger Rugby Football Club is looking to provide opportunities for U of M students to further their careers while providing much needed assistance to the Rugby Club.
 
1.   The club needs sports writers to write at least two articles per week about the games and the players.
2.   The club needs announcers for our home matches. There would be a pre-game ritual, calling the game through the match, and post match wrap up. 
3.   The club will also need the home matches videotaped. 
Each of these tasks could be given adequate structure and oversight so as to fulfill internship requirements.  The club has two seasons each year. The fall season starts in September runs til November, and the spring season begins in late February continuing through early May. 
For more information, contact Tiger rugby coach Sr. Richard Cole at (901) 377-2340 or Dr.Cole@CPTG.net. Visit TigerRugby.org for information on the team.

Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here http://uofmpdi.posterous.com/want-an-internship-in-the-spring-important-in

Internship at The Wildlife Society

Title:  The Wildlife Society (TWS) editorial intern

Location:  Bethesda, Maryland

Website:  http://www.wildlife.org/

Description:  The Wildlife Society (TWS) is a nonprofit, professional society searching for an editorial intern to write for its quarterly member magazine, The Wildlife Professional. This is a three-month minimum commitment, beginning in June, with a preferred commitment of six months.

Contact:  lmoore@wildlife.org

Responsibilities:  Duties include reporting and writing short news items and longer sidebars and articles about wildlife management and conservation, as well as photo research, fact-checking, preparing online materials and press releases, and some clerical work.  Hours: 35 hours a week (roughly 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), with some flexibility to telecommute.

Qualifications:  Candidates must have a strong interest in journalism and wildlife science and conservation, with proven skills in reporting, writing, and online research. A Bachelor’s degree is required, as well as a background in science and some writing experience.

To apply:  Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, resume, three to four published writing samples, and the names of two references to lmoore@wildlife.org. The Wildlife Society is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes candidates from all backgrounds. Applicants may be able to apply this internship toward college credit; check with your department heads.

Interns:  It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class.

The Political Journalism Track of the Capital Semester Program (Deadline June 1)

From The Fund for American Studies:


ANNOUNCEMENT
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Fall 2012 CAPITAL SEMESTER – JOURNALISM TRACK
WASHNIGTON, D.C.

www.DCinternships.org/CSPJ
FINAL DEADLINE: June 1, 2012

Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies, Capital Semester combines substantive journalism and communications internships, courses for academic credit, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by top policy experts and journalists. This fast-paced, fifteen-week residential program provides undergraduate students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.

SAMPLE PAST INTERNSHIP SITES

  • Gannett News Service
  • Houston Chronicle
  • K-Global Public Relations
  • NBC Nightly News
  • Politics Magazine
  • Radio America
  • Voice of America
  • The Washington Examiner
  • WJLA ABC 7 News
  • WTOP News Radio

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

  • Internships – Competitive placements with print and broadcast media outlets and PR  and communications firms
  • Housing – Roommate matching and furnished Capitol Hill apartments in the heart of D.C.
  • Classes – Full-time course load in political science and economics accredited by Ohio Northern University
  • Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top policy experts and working journalists
  • Site Briefings – At USA Today, the Newseum, World Bank, State Department and U.S. Capitol
  • Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
  • Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and student leaders from around the world
  • Scholarships – Generous scholarships are awarded based on merit and financial need

FINAL DEADLINE
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the Final Deadline of June 1, 2012. For more information and an online application, please visit our website www.DCInternships.org/CSPJ or contact Dana Faught, Recruitment and Admissions Manager at dfaught@tfas.org or 202-986-0384.

1621 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20009


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Internship at TigerAuthority.com

Title: Internship (UNPAID)

Location: Memphis

Website: http://www.TigerAuthority.com

Description: Fox Sports Memphis Affiliate TigerAuthority.com is in search of interns for multi media website. Interns are needed through the summer and also this upcoming fall.

Responsibilities:

  • Videotape and edit interviews
  • Radio work
  • Social media marketing
  • Blog writing
  • Photographers are also needed.

Qualifications: Looking for a beat writer who can cover two different sports and someone who can write feature stories and profiles.

To apply:  Please contact TigerAuthority.com Publisher James Bryant at TigerAuthority@gmail.com or call 501-618-0077.


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.

Internship at The Associated Press

From The AP:


AP resumes summer internship program after year’s hiatus
The AP business, news and technology internship programs will resume in June and last 12 weeks, according to Jessica Bruce, vice president for human resources. The programs will offer a total of 38 internships, each lasting 12 weeks.

“AP has always been committed to continuing its longstanding internship programs,” said Bruce. “The business, news and technology internships are important to AP and to the industry in helping develop future journalists and business and technology acumen in others who can have a long-term positive impact in news and media organizations.”

Details about how to apply and related information will be posted by Feb. 15 on AP’s corporate site at http://www.ap.org.

The deadline to apply is March 1, 2012.

About The AP
The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. Founded in 1846, AP today is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information. On any given day, more than half the world’s population sees news from AP.


Interns: It is strongly advised that you enroll in the journalism’s department’s internship class. Read more here.