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April 14, 2022

Need a summer internship? Let's talk

If you're interested in an internship this summer, please set up an appointment with me at

Also, check out new listings below and note the deadlines

Mike Chesnick / Internship Coordinator / Marshall 343 or 520-626-3079
Appointments, Monday-Thursday:


• The Deseret News: NEW Summer paid multiplatform internships in Salt Lake City, working with TV, radio, print and web reporters. Deadline: 4/16 (SATURDAY). Apply
• CBS Chicago: NEW Summer paid internships on news desk (Apply) and sports desk (Apply). Deadline: 4/18 (MONDAY).
• Malheur Enterprise: Summer paid reporting/photo internship for weekly newspaper in Vale, Oregon. Deadline: 4/16 (SATURDAY). Apply
• Cox Media Group: Summer paid internships in television and news in various cities. Deadline extended: 4/18 (MONDAY)Apply 
The Deseret News: NEW Summer paid daily newsletter internship in Salt Lake City. Deadline: 4/22. Apply
• Alaska Public Media: NEW Summer paid general assignment reporter in Anchorage. Duties: Create audio and web stories, shoot photographs and assist in live program production. Deadline: 5/6. Apply
Tallahassee Democrat: NEW Summer paid internship in breaking news, general assignments and special efforts. Apply ASAP
• USA Today: Summer paid opinion desk internship (remote). Student will work with editors on researching, fact-checking and production of columns, essays and editorials. Apply. ASAP
Montgomery Advertiser: NEW Summer paid news reporting internship in Montgomery, Alabama. Apply ASAP
The Statesman Journal: Summer paid internships in outdoors/environmental reporting, podcasting, photography and videography for Gannett newspaper in Salem, Oregon. Apply
The Oklahoman: Summer paid internships in reporting and photography/videography for Gannett newspaper iin Oklahoma City. Apply   
• Defense News and Military Times: Summer paid internships for Sightline Media Group publications. Apply ASAP
The Nation Fund for Independent Journalism: Summer-Fall 2022 paid reporting/writing internships (remote or in-person in New York). Deadline extended: 5/6 (Summer-Fall). Apply and info
• Sharon Begley Science Reporting Fellowship: Year-long paid fellowship in Boston to nurture young reporters  of color for careers in science journalism. Deadline: 4/30. Apply starting 3/28. 
• Cape Cod Times: Summer paid internships in sports, features and photo in Massachusetts. Apply
• Lubbock Avalanche-Journal: Summer paid reporting internship in Lubbock, Texas. Apply
• Topeka Capital-Journal: Summer paid reporting internship in Topeka, Kansas. Apply
• Shreveport Times: Summer paid reporting internship in Shreveport, Louisiana. Apply
Daily Advertiser: Summer paid reporting internship in Lafayette, Louisiana. Apply
• Burlington Free Press: Summer paid reporting internship in Burlington, Vermont. Apply
• Environmental Health News: Summer paid internship (remote) for bilingual, Spanish-speaking intern to report and investigate environmental health issues. Website. Contact Autumn Spanne to apply.
Thomson Reuters: Summer 2022 journalism intern. Info
• Tucson Weekly and its family of community papers — including Explorer, Marana News, Foothills News and Desert Times — are looking for unpaid interns who can write features, profiles and news. Email Jim Nintzel, editor, to apply.
Herald/Review in Sierra Vista: Interns needed for any semester. Paid and unpaid/school credit positions. Send résumé, cover letter and writing clips to Andrew Paxton. Newspaper website.
• Internship Nepal: Photojournalism internship for 2 to 20 weeks in Nepal. Apply throughout the year. Info

• Hearst Awards: The final deadline of the school year is 4/18 (MONDAY) for team digital news or enterprise story. Guidelines and Info. Email Mike Chesnick to enter.
LGBTQ+ Theater Writers program:The American Theatre Critics Association (ATCA) is accepting applications through April 30 for a new program to provide mentorship and publishing opportunities for theater writers focusing on LGBTQ+ topics. The year-long program will begin in September 2022 and includes a $5,000 grant. Applicants should identify as LGBTQ+. Apply here.

UA Enrollment Marketing & Communications: NEW Student writer. The paid job can be found on Handshake under job # is 6272460 – Enrollment Marketing Student Writer. Students may also apply by emailing Amanda Reyes with their résumé, cover letter, and two writing samples, plus answers to two questions: What are you hoping to learn while working at Enrollment Marketing and Communications? What is one fun fact about yourself?
United Soccer League (USL): NEW Summer paid internships in Tampa, Florida. Fall, spring internships available, too. Apply ASAP
• USA Basketball: Six-month paid sports digital content internship in Colorado Springs (May-October). Apply ASAP
• AdSport: Summer paid video editor and social media internship in Phoenix. Deadline: 4/18. Apply
• Lambert: Summer paid public relations internship in Phoenix. Apply ASAP
• Kimley-Horn: Summer paid marketing coordinator internship in Phoenix. Apply ASAP
• Phoenix Suns: Creative content paid internship. Duties include social media, website and broadcast, quickly producing and editing post-game content. Apply ASAP
• UA Communications: Write, edit and manage content in student paid positions, 10 hours a week. Apply in Handshake. Email Pila Martinez for more info.

• Arizona Public Media: If you're graduating in May, consider applying for reporter's openings at AZPM on campus. Info

Job boards

Washington Press Club Foundation: Webinars connecting student journalists to Washington, D.C. reporters, editors and bureau chiefs. Final seminar on jobs: April 22, 11 a.m. Register 
• Orato Writing Workshop: Summer/fall writer's workshop, internship program (remote), where juniors and seniors get paid to write first-person, internationally published stories for Orato websiteInfo and contact (Pamela Say).
Alum jobs panel: Get career advice from UA School of Journalism grads Jordan Williams (The Hill), Mike Christy (UA Athletics), Nicole Santa Cruz (ProPublica), Jasmine Demers (Kentucky reporter) and Saul Bookman (PHNX). Video
Digital Training for Journalists, Students and Researchers: Our Center for Global & Border Journalism collaborated on a digital security webinar. Watch
Ida B. Wells Society Workshops: Sign up for free to be a member.
Society of Professional Journalists: Toolbox
Poynter: "How any journalist can earn trust" — course. Sign up.
Also: Poynter's audience engagement tips; The Lead's info about internships/portfolios; social media and résumé tips.
The Lead archive
• Catalina Foothills Lifestyle Magazine: Jeff Herr, a UA J-school alum, is looking for paid freelance writers for the magazine's launch. Email to apply.
• Pima County Medical Society: The society is looking for freelance medical stories for its newsletter, e-Sombrero. Unpaid, but students can get clips. Contact Ann Chihak Poff.
Prism: The BIPOC-led non-profit news outlet is building a list of paid freelancers (remote). Contact Carolyn Copeland, news editor.

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