Global News Internship Program Global News Internship Program

Associated Press Associated Press

Location U.S. internships are available in Chicago; Los Angeles; Miami; New York; Philadelphia; Phoenix; Raleigh, North Carolina; Sacramento, California and Washington, D.C. International locations are Bangkok; Berlin; Johannesburg; London; Mexico City; New Delhi; Paris; Rio de Janeiro; Seoul and Tokyo.
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Contact Information [email protected]

Description

The summer 2015 Global News Internship is a paid, highly selective, 12-week individually tailored training program for students who are aspiring cross-format journalists. Interns must have experience and/or training in video and one other format. They will contribute to AP’s text, video, photo and interactive reporting.

Am I eligible?
The internship is open to U.S. and international students as well as recent graduates. Applicants must be:

• current full-time students within two years of earning an undergraduate degree (juniors and seniors) or
• current full-time graduate students or
• students who will graduate December 2014 or later.

How many people are in the program?
• As many as 20 interns will be selected.

Requirements

A 300-word autobiographical essay on this topic: “The Associated Press seeks to recruit and retain a workforce that embodies a wide range of talents, experiences, achievements and journalistic skills. Please describe the qualities and accomplishments you would bring to the company as an intern.” A resume and cover letter (please include your projected graduation date). Three to five examples of your work (links to a website of your clips, video, photos and multimedia work are preferred). A letter of reference from a previous internship or former employer. How to apply The application period for the 2015 internship is closed. Questions may be emailed to [email protected]

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