Deadline:

November 1, 2019.

Location:

USA.

(Paid Opportunity)

Description

Summer 2020 WSJ. Magazine Internship

The Wall Street Journal internship program is an opportunity for college juniors, seniors and graduate students to be fully immersed in the Pulitzer Prize-winning newsroom, working with some of the best journalists in the world. The summer 2019 interns reported front-page news, created interactive graphics, edited photo projects, wrote colorful features, produced videos, curated and published our journalism across platforms, and much more.

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The WSJ. Magazine internship in New York City is designed for students who intend to pursue a career in magazine journalism. The 10-week paid internship program offers hands-on work experience and one-on-one mentorship, plus orientation and tailored training sessions. Interns are treated like full-time staff members and are encouraged to pitch their own stories and projects.

You will work closely with various departments within the magazine, including features, digital, photography, design and research. Responsibilities will include writing exclusive content for digital platforms, completing story and photography research, contributing to editorial meetings, fact checking and assisting with social media.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Media and Journalism

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

10 weeks.

  • Summer internships take place over June, July and August, though start dates can be flexible in certain circumstances.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • You should be a self-starter who understands the needs of the growing audience on various platforms and able to work independently under deadline pressure.

  • Dedication to high journalism standards and excellent writing and organization skills, and attention to details are required.

  • You should have sharp instincts for feature and lifestyle coverage and an interest in and appreciation for photography and design.

  • A familiarity with social-media platforms and web analytics is beneficial.
  • The screening process puts heavy emphasis on experience. You should have prior magazine experience and a demonstrated interest in WSJ. Magazine’s coverage areas, including fashion, design, art, architecture, entertainment, technology, philanthropy and more.

Opportunity Cost

  • Interns are paid $900 per week.
  • Interns will be helped with the cost of public transportation.
  • Housing will not be provided, but you can get help to point you in the right direction.
  • Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in the job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to Dow Jones at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation” in the subject line.

How to Apply

First Step:  Create an account on here, and complete the “application form”.

Second Step: Submit the following documents:

  • A resume.
  • No more than five published clips. (PDFs are ideal.)
  • A cover letter.

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