Apply now for spring internship at B2 Communications

 B2 Communications is recruiting PR interns for the Spring 2023 semester.

The ideal candidate is a junior or senior (or recent grad) who has completed some PR or journalism courses and can be available 2-3 full days each week. Read the full internship description.

It is a paid opportunity, and students can also earn credit (but not required). This is also a fully remote opportunity, so interns can join the B2 Communications team from any location.

Deadline to apply : Friday, November 4, 2022

Dow Jones News Fund Internships (paid)

The Dow Jones News Fund invites college students to apply for paid summer internships in audience engagement, business reporting, data journalism, digital media and multiplatform editing. The application deadline is Nov. 14.

The News Fund will select college journalists for internships with more than 70 newsrooms across the country. Those selected will also benefit from week-long, pre-internship training, $1,500 scholarships, memberships to journalism groups and access to the DJNF alumni network for jobs and mentoring.

To be considered, students must applyLinks to an external site. by Nov. 14, and take a timed, online qualifying test. There are five training tracks; students may apply for one or more.

  • Audience EngagementLinks to an external site. (NEW!): Learn the art of social media and audience development at every step of the process. This includes understanding analytics and developing a strategy, SEO best practices, graphic design for social media, photo selection and editing, AP Style and news judgment, newsletters and news curation and finding user-generated content and trending topics on social media.
  • Business ReportingLinks to an external site.: Sharpen your reporting skills telling the stories of entrepreneurs, mergers and acquisitions, workers and labor unions, tech startups, Black-owned businesses, stocks and bonds, cryptocurrency, real estate and much more. Spend a week learning key elements of the business beat from the best in the business. 
  • Data JournalismLinks to an external site.Spend next summer asking tough questions, digging into government records and building interactive data visualizations that reveal untold stories. At the DJNF data journalism program, interns learn computer-assisted reporting as well as how to analyze and clean data and make Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.
  • Digital MediaLinks to an external site.Learn how to flex your digital skills next summer. This program covers a little bit of everything—from creating engaging visual and audio content to analyzing web traffic and social media to learning the latest storytelling techniques—to make sure you are ready to jump into a rapidly evolving media ecosystem.
  • Multiplatform EditingLinks to an external site.: If you love language and are passionate about fact-checking, grammar and spelling, you have a future in editing. Editors assess copy for accuracy, completeness, tone and style, write headlines and design pages. During the training, interns hone their visual design, headline writing and SEO skills, strengthen their news judgment and publish high quality content on deadline.

DJNF will host two information sessions about the application and selection process, as well as two test prep sessions. Students  can sign up hereLinks to an external site. to attend or to request recordings. 

College sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students enrolled full-time on Nov. 14 are eligible to apply, including December graduates. U.S. students studying abroad and international students already in the U.S. with work visas are also eligible.

To apply, students click hereLinks to an external site.. After applying, students will receive an email from HireVue with the link to the timed, online test to be completed within 72 hours. Students can prepare for the test by taking practice tests found hereLinks to an external site..

InCharge Debt Solutions needs an intern (paid; remote)

InCharge Debt Solutions is looking for an intern to assist in writing and posting personal finance stories on the company’s nationally recognized website.

The internship pays $15 per hour for 20 hours of work each week and runs from Nov. 1 through April 30. The intern will work remotely and be directed by InCharge’s SEO manager.

The SEO manager will train you on best practices for publishing internet content that improves search engine rankings and targets audiences with content that grows visitors to our websites.

The Editor-in-Chief of the website will teach writing techniques that complement the SEO research and deliver articles that inform, educate and entertain our audience.   

InCharge Debt Solutions is a nonprofit credit counseling agency in Orlando, Florida and operates the website Incharge.org. Our writers include journalists who were columnists for major newspapers in markets like Chicago, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Denver, Cleveland, Tampa, San Antonio and Orlando. We want to attract young talent of that caliber.

Application deadline is Oct. 7. Send a brief resume and attach any writing samples to:

mfay@incharge.org and bfay@debt.org

SNN offers fall internship, job

Internship:

SNN, THE Suncoast News Network is relaunching its internship program this month.  COVID forced a shutdown.  But now we’re back!

WSNN-TV is the 24-hour local news channel serving more than a half-million SW Florida households.  We’re based in Sarasota. Florida (home of the #1 beach!).  Find us at http://www.snntv.com/

As an SNN intern, you’ll work with a team of hard-working, but very collaborative MMJ’s and anchors.

You will partner with an MMJ each day and eventually turn your own packages, VOSOT’s and VO’s.  The goal?  At the conclusion of your time at SNN, you will own a genuine reel which will help you get that first, real job. 

Speaking of partnerships, SNN works daily with NBC NewsChannel, CNN NewSource, WFLA-TV, Telemundo 49 Tampa and the Sarasota Herald Tribune.  Turn something truly outstanding and your work may end up airing on one of these outlets. 

Besides our beaches, we are known for our vibrant arts community, which we cover like breaking news.  The Suncoast is home to four MLB Spring Training facilities.  We are high school sports FANATICS.  And, yes, we cover sports like breaking news.  Health and medical reporting is another SNN specialty.

As SNN is making a commitment to you, we expect the same in return. 

  • Minimum 30 hours/week for 10—12 weeks
  • You must receive course credit for your time at SNN
  • Working with your faculty advisor, we will develop a comprehensive action plan and  a hands-on review process.

SNN is a place to learn and give your career a serious jump-start.

Interested?  Talk to your faculty advisor and send me a cover letter and resume. 

Thanks for checking us out.

Craig Burdick

News Director

941 323-9872

Here is the job posting:

JOB: https://www.snntv.com/story/45676147/reportermmj 


Decker/Royal needs a PR interns

Are you interested in testing out a career in travel PR?

Decker/Royal, is hiring remote fall interns! Our agency represents hotels, destinations, cruises, travel tech, tourism companies and more.

Requirements:

-Must be available a few days a week during the fall semester

-Relevant experience preferred

To apply: please email social@deckerroyal.com with your resume and a brief note explaining your interest.