Paid Fall Writing Internship Paid Fall Writing Internship

Bustle.com Bustle.com

Location New York, NY
Start Date
End Date
Application Deadline 9/6/15
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate
Contact Information [email protected]

Description

Bustle.com is searching for PAID writing interns to start Fall 2015 who specialize in one of our site's verticals: news/politics, entertainment, fashion/beauty, lifestyle, or books. Interns work directly with the vertical's editor to contribute daily news posts, features, and originally reported pieces (yep!).

Writers have the opportunity to produce at least three articles daily and be featured on the site as contributors. Applicants should be recent college graduates or in their final years and should be looking to build a clips portfolio to pursue a career in journalism. Applicants should have proven writing skills, experience pitching stories, a wealth of ideas, and be passionate about covering one of the following topics:

-News/Politics
-Entertainment
-Fashion/Beauty
-Lifestyle (women's issues, relationships, sexuality, feminism, careers, food, health)
-Web Culture/Viral Content (weird news, viral videos, cute animals, photo essays, etc.)
-Books

Applicants should be available 2-3 full days per week and are able to work remotely or from our Manhattan office.

To apply, please send a short Note about why you're interested, a resume (PDF is preferred), and three related clips (links to published work preferred) to [email protected] with the subject line "Fall Internship: Topic - Your Name."

We have internships available every semester and operate on a rolling application basis. The sooner you apply, the better! DEADLINE: Fall (September 1)

Requirements

-Junior, senior, grad student or recent grad. -Strong writing experience with background in Journalism/Communications/English. How To Apply: Please include SHORT cover letter and links to published work in the body of your email. Attach ONLY your resume (preferably as a PDF).

Responsibilities