The Hnedak Bobo Group has an opportunity for summer employment in Memphis. HBG is a large architect and interior design firm. The job is posted on the firm’s website: http://www.hbginc.com/jobs.
The North Mississippi VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) Project at the University of Mississippi is looking for applicants for a communications/outreach position for the United Way in Oxford. The VISTA at the United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County will improve organization outreach by developing and expanding communications strategies/systems and event-based fundraising to benefit the education, health, and improved financial stability of Lafayette County residents.
Each of these full-time, one-year placements is supported by AmeriCorps with a modest living allowance, health benefits, and an education award. VISTAs will work throughout North
Mississippi to build sustainable systems for fighting poverty through education.
For more information, contact Susan Nicholas at the College of Liberal Arts at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Scripps Howard Foundation Semester in Washington internship application deadline is March 15.
Our post-graduate, multimedia fellowship deadline is April 1.
The Scripps Howard Foundation is looking for curious, energetic college juniors and seniors who are studying journalism to report from Washington during the fall term. Interns are paid a stipend and provided free housing in furnished apartments.
Interns find, report and write stories for the web-based Scripps Howard Foundation Wire, take photos, create slide shows and shoot and edit video. Semester in Washington takes six interns in the 14-week fall term. Applicants with multimedia experience will be given preference.
A seventh intern works for the Hispanic Link News Service. Applicants should be juniors or seniors with previous internship experience or extensive work with student media.
We are also looking for a post-graduate, multimedia fellow. The fellowship lasts for a year, beginning in early September. The fellow maintains our website, teaches video and photography skills to the undergraduate interns using our DSLR cameras and editing software. The fellow also reports his or her own stories, creates interactive graphics and coordinates group projects. The fellowship includes a stipend of $22,155 and free housing.
Program dates and application deadlines:
Fall 2014: Sept. 10 to Dec. 16. Application deadline: March 15. Program includes a stipend of $2,660 and free housing.
Hispanic Link intern: same deadline, stipend and free housing
Post-graduate, multimedia fellow: early September 2014 to August 2015. Application deadline: April 1. Program includes a $22,155 stipend and free housing.
The fall program includes an international intern who is chosen by the International Center for Journalists.
For more details and to fill out an application form, go to the Scripps Howard Foundation Wire website.
I’m happy to answer questions from students or faculty.
Scripps Howard Foundation Wire
Semester in Washington Program
Scripps Howard Foundation
1090 Vermont Ave NW, No. 1000
Washington, DC 20005
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Pensions & Investments is looking for a Digital Intern to join a small team of web developers at one of the industry’s most respected financial publications.
At P&I, you will have the opportunity to work on projects that reach hundreds of thousands of financial professionals, challenging both your front-end and back-end development skills. You may find yourself designing and building an interactive chart one day and learning the latest in mobile and responsive development the next.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about new technologies and web applications and eager to learn multiple APIs and frameworks.
• Create an HTML5 News app for iPhone and/or iPad
• Re-design our careers portal
• Work with third-party APIs (Ramp, Twitter, Google) to create and enhance our digital products
• Excellent HTML/CSS
• Familiarity with template-based content management systems (ex. WordPress)
• Familiarity with a server-side scripting language (PHP, Ruby, Python, etc.)
• Capable of using Photoshop to create mock-ups, sprites and other visual elements
• Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Word
• Excellent communication skills and a fun attitude
• Familiarity with database management systems (MySQL, MongoDB, etc.)
• Mobile development experience
• Interest in Finance and Investing
Benefits and Perks
• Great office location – a block away from Grand Central Station in Midtown Manhattan.
• Exposure to numerous brands at Crain Communications Inc.
• Participate in meet and learn lunches with management.
This is a paid internship that offers a flexible schedule and requires a minimum commitment of twenty-hours per week (thirty-five hours per week for summer internship).
Please send your resume, links to portfolio and/or code samples (if available), and any questions to email@example.com. Also please visit www.crain.com and navigate to our careers section to apply.
Contact e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Kenosha News, a daily newspaper in southeastern Wisconsin, is seeking a reporting intern for the summer.
Candidates must be a sophomore, junior or senior in the journalism program with experience working for college and/or professional media.
Our internship is very much hands-on and very little hand-holding. Interns are expected to produce content for the newspaper, web and daily video newscast, so candidates that can show such experience will have the upper hand.
Interns work a variety of shifts, including nights and weekends, covering a variety of beats and events.
The internship is for 10-12 weeks. Start date is flexible.
Deadline: March 1.
To apply, send a cover leter, resume and 5-7 examples of your work showing a range of experience (hard news, features, etc.) to email@example.com
Contact e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Riverfront Times photo interns shoot a variety of editorial slideshows and blogs each week. Slideshow subjects include: concerts, art walks, cultural festivals, rallies, conventions and other news events. Shots from slideshows and blogs may also appear in the print edition. We encourage interns to present ideas that could be used for slideshows and other presentations on the web. Interns may also be invited to attend feature and cover shoots. In the past, interns have even photographed covers, features and restaurants for the print edition. Interns work closely with the art director to receive feedback on their work.
Riverfront Times video interns produce video content for the paper’s website to accompany its print features and online reporting. Video interns coordinate with the editor, reporters, web editor and art director to produce two brief segments each week, as well as two long-term projects over the course of the semester. (S)he must have excellent communication and organizational skills, well-developed creative and production skills, and be comfortable working independently and juggling several projects on tight deadlines. Some offices are equipped with cameras and accessories, but in general, equipment is not provided. Interns must have reliable transportation; VMG will reimburse for mileage and assignment expenses. Candidates must be proficient in Apple Final Cut Pro X and Compressor, with some knowledge of Apple Motion as well as any editing software the intern may own.
To apply, send a résumé and clips to email@example.com. Please include “Riverfront Times Intern” and your position of choice (photo or video) in the subject line. Applicants who are not enrolled in school and who are unable to receive academic credit are ineligible. Interviews are held on a rolling basis
Pace Communications, one of the largest content marketing agencies in the country, is now accepting resumes for an Editorial Intern.
Pace is one of the largest and most successful agencies of its type in the world – our people are recognized as leaders in the field and our account list includes some of the North America’s most successful brands – including Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Southwest Airlines, USAirways,Verizon Wireless, Wells Fargo and Walmart.
- Research story ideas, topics and events
- Fact-check front-of-book articles and client news & events for back-of-book department
- Light editing, proofreading and copywriting
- Update writer database
- Manage magazine mailing list
- Assist with generating and filing writer contracts
- Help coordinate conversion of print issue to digital edition
- Work with digital team to post print magazine content to magazine web site
- Demonstrable writing skills
- WordPress or familiarity with web content management systems
- Strong attention to detail
- Willingness to work in a deadline driven environment
Please apply directly to this link (all other applicants will be ignored): https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=6964362
Contact e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Infectious Magazine is seeking social media interns to cover a variety of tasks, including Tumblr, Facebook Page maintenance, Twitter, and Pinterest presence.
Daily responsibilities include any or all of the following:
Tumblr: News posting, seeking out videos, photos, etc to share with followers.
Facebook: Managing our Facebook page by posting and scheduling articles, tagging important names, posting photos, videos, gifs.
Twitter: User interaction, occasional news posting.
Pinterest: Engage and grow Pinterest community.
Strong social media background including Tumblr, Facebook and Twitter.
Contact e-mail: email@example.com
Asia Society, a prestigious non-profit institution that is the leading force in forging closer ties between Asia and the West through arts, education, policy and business outreach, is looking for a talented Video Production Intern to help create editorial content for its award-winning online team. The ideal candidate would be proficient in Final Cut Pro and be able to work independently.
- Help online team produce rich-media editorial content for our institutional website (AsiaSociety.org).
- Edit and produce video packages.
- Identify newsworthy clips and spotlight the best of complete programs.
- Convert and compress videos as required.
- Help produce content for syndication through YouTube, Fora.tv, iTunes and other content partners.
- Assist with video shoots and interviews.
- Proficiency in Final Cut Pro, iMovie and Photoshop.
- Strong video and audio editing skills.
- Strong news judgment.
- Basic HTML and CMS (especially in Drupal platform) preferred.
- Knowledge of social media (Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest) preferred.
- Ability to work under pressure/time constraints.
- Good organization skills and ability to work independently required.
The Video Production Intern is expected to work at least 20 hours per week, for a minimum of nine to 12 weeks, at Asia Society headquarters on Park Avenue. Specific schedules can be designed to meet the individual needs of the intern. Please indicate the days and hours you are available to work in your application. The internship is unpaid. School credit is available.
How to apply:
Please email cover letter, resumé, and links to three relevant video samples to:
Multimedia Producer, Asia Society Online
No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.
About Asia Society:
Asia Society is the leading educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. Across the fields of arts, business, culture, education, and policy, the Society provides insight, generates ideas, and promotes collaboration to address present challenges and create a shared future.
Founded in 1956 by John D. Rockefeller 3rd, Asia Society is a nonpartisan, nonprofit institution with headquarters in New York, centers in Hong Kong and Houston, and affiliated offices in Los Angeles, Manila, Mumbai, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, Sydney, and Washington, DC.
Asia Society is an equal-opportunity employer.
Contact e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact e-mail: email@example.com
Oxford-based Hottytoddy.com is seeking juniors and seniors for internships.
-Interns are required to submit a minimum of two stories per month
-Students must have a serious interest/experience in the following: writing, graphic design, broadcast, multimedia, photography or integrated marketing
-Students will be managed and adhere to the rules set forth by the news editor and student editor and coordinator.
Hottytoddy.com is a professional news publication and as such we expect our interns to perform to their best ability. We will train you, give you the tools you need to succeed and help you prepare for your field. If you would like to just freelance with us that is also an option we welcome. This includes any topic of interest that hottytoddy.com covers on a daily basis (from sports to entertainment).
Contact Victoria Boatman (Student Editor and Coordinator) – firstname.lastname@example.org
Follow the link: http://shfwire.com/apply/
You must fill out the internship forms, submit them and verify that you are enrolled before you begin your internship.
You will not be able to receive credit for an internship you have already completed or for one that is in progress.
Download the forms here.