Fall 2015 Internship – National Fall 2015 Internship – National

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Location Salt Lake City, UT
Start Date 8/15/2015
End Date 12/15/15
Application Deadline
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Pay Rate $10/Hr.
Contact Information (801) 236-6000


The pay rate is $10 an hour for both full and part-time internships. Most internships are full-time (40 hours a week); some 16 to 24-hour part-time internships may be available with the Mormon Times & Features department and may include flexibility to work around class schedules.
Internships typically start in August and end in December (in conjunction with school semester). A minimum of 12 weeks is expected. Interns will work with their supervising editors to determine exact starting and ending dates, and weekly work schedules. If time off during the semester is needed, that must be coordinated well in advance with the supervising editor.


Internship requirements: College sophomore or older B grade-point average or higher Complete an exercise that includes copy-editing test, current events quiz and writing exercise. This exercise will be given at the time of the interview or emailed to you ahead of time. Have a car to travel to assignments, and a have a phone number where you can be contacted during the internship. If hired, you must provide documentation to Human Resources that you are legally authorized to work in the United States. To apply for an internship: Complete the online application Attach a resume AND cover letter Attach copies or links to published work to the online application. You may attach as many documents as you'd like. (Documents should be uploaded in the same section of the online application as your resume and cover letter.) These might Not be returned. Class papers will Not be accepted.


National: In-depth news and information for a national audience of people of all faiths. Write and sculpt long-form enterprise stories and short-form aggregated news analysis on one of six core issues: Family, Faith, Education, Media, Money or Care for the Poor. See national.deseretnews.com. Full-time internships only.