July 31, 2008
July 29, 2008
Fall internship @ SF Bay Guardian
"The Bay Guardian offers opportunities for its interns to develop reporting skills and to write numerous articles," according to the ad. "We also provide workshops for interns on city politics, research and writing skills, and freelancing. Interns advance at their own pace."
Fall editorial internships begin the first week of September and run through the second week of January. Applications must be postmarked by August 10.
July 28, 2008
BBC offers trainee program
"We [are] looking for good writers without a professional broadcasting background who could help us reflect our widely differing audiences," the website says. The program is extremely competitive. Last year, the inaugural year of the training program, the BBC received more than 1,400 applications for only 21 spots.
July 27, 2008
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July 25, 2008
Free workshop in Iran on media & religion
The First Students Workshop on Peace, Religion and Media will be held in Iran, from November 9th to 22nd, 2008m simultaneously with The Second International Conference on Religion and Media. It will provide a unique opportunity in a friendly environment for the young participants to explore the complicated relationship between religion and media and to enhance their knowledge and skills in redirecting the power of this relationship towards the positive aim of building a culture of peace.
We cordially invite young journalists, film and media activists, NGO workers, peace and human rights activists, community leaders and researchers who have at least a bachelor degree in related fields to apply for the workshop.
All costs of the program in Iran (accommodation, food, local transport, etc) will be covered for participants but they are responsible for their own airfare.
Further information could be found here: http://www.religion-media.com/workshop.htm
Niyayesh Highway, Vali-e-Asr Street,
Tel: +98 21 22652238
Fax: +98 21 22652238
July 23, 2008
Temporary reporter at Calif. paper
July 22, 2008
Fall internship at Philly paper
July 21, 2008
Paid fall photojournalism internship at Roanoke Times
"This is an advanced internship where you will be working on daily assignments as well as stories and multimedia projects," according to the advertisement. "Current students and recent graduates are eligible. Our interns are treated as a staff photographer and are closely supervised and coached. You will cover a wide range of daily assignments and be strongly encouraged to produce one solid story. Applicants are supplied with Nikon digital gear, lighting equipment and mini-disc recorders (for audio slideshows) and should be technically proficient in an electronic darkroom."
July 20, 2008
Various reporter openings at Bloomberg
- Finance reporter (New York office)
- Headline writer (New York)
- Steel & aluminum reporter (Chicago)
- Treasury reporter (Washington, D.C.)
- Energy reporter (Houston)
- Technology reporter (San Francisco)
- Commodities reporter (New York)
- Asset management reporter (New York)
- Biotechnology reporter (San Francisco)
- Education reporter (New York)
July 17, 2008
Video journalism awards contest
"The awards try to cover all known fields of video journalism: films from TV stations and publishing companies and productions from an independent background are awarded with a total of 12,000 of prize money going to the separated categories 'independent and online' and 'TV production,'" according to an e-mail from Albert Beckmann of vjawards.com
The deadline for entering films is Oct. 15, 2008. The awards are produced by vjawards.com and the host is ZDF German Television in Mainz.
July 16, 2008
Multimedia fellowship at UC-Berkeley
The two-year gig begins this fall and pays $80,000 annually.
July 14, 2008
6-month paid graphic artist internship
July 12, 2008
Reporter openings at Indianapolis Star
July 11, 2008
Temporary reporter sought in Sacramento
July 10, 2008
Village Voice seeks interns
This is an unpaid internship and all applicants must receive college or graduate school credit to be eligible. The Village Voice is a free weekly newspaper that's based in New York City and has a national reputation. Apply ASAP.
July 9, 2008
Fall multimedia internship at St.Louis Post-Dispatch
"One day you’ll be shooting breaking news photos and transmitting live from the scene, the next day creating a Soundslide feature on a local music festival, the next day shooting video of a political rally for the presidential election."
Application must be postmarked by July 14. If you miss the deadline, don't fret; the Post-Dispatch offers year-round paid internships.
Asbury Park Press seeks entertainment freelancers
July 7, 2008
Fall internships at Washington Post, CNN, etc.
- The Washington Post is seeking a college student for an internship in its Arts & Living section.
- The newspaper is also seeking interns for the Sports section and Features section of The Express, its free 190,000-circulation weekday tabloid that's distributed on public transportation.
- CNN en Espanol is also looking for an intern in its D.C. bureau.
- Foreign Policy is also considering editorial interns for its magazine and website.
July 5, 2008
New journalism fellowship on U.S.-Japan issues
The fellowship provides support for six weeks in Japan or the United States. The term may be divided between the principal destination and another country. The stipend is up to $23,500, which includes one roundtrip air ticket, $500 to prepare for overseas fieldwork, and support for interpretation based on requests.
Applicants must have at least five years of journalism experience. The application deadline is Sept. 15.
July 2, 2008
Paid internship: Nike field reporter
"If you think you have what it takes to volley one-liners with Maria Sharapova, kick it with Hope Solo, and Q&A over cappuccinos with Serena Williams, this is your dream job.The deadline to apply is August 8. For more info, click here.
Right now, we’re holding open casting calls for a Nike Field Reporter.
You’ll jet set across the country to interview the most talented female professional athletes. Get the dish on what they’re into at the moment, ask the questions no one else will dare to ask, and get the last word with the biggest girls in the game.
All your on-the-job expenses (including travel and gear) will be paid for by us.
And best of all, you’ll get to report back all of your findings on the Nike Field Reporter blog using written entries, videos and photos."