Pulliam Journalism Fellowship

Employer Indianapolis Star and Arizona Republic, Gannet Co.
Location Indianapolis, IN | Phoenix, AZ
Type Internship
Apply by November 1, 2020
More details https://www.indystar.com/story/news/2016/08/15/apply-pulliam-journalism-fellowship/88807636/
Posted on September 8, 2020


Join us for the summer of 2021. The Indianapolis Star and The Arizona Republic, Gannett Co. newspapers, are seeking college students and new graduates with a talent for reporting, news design and graphics, or photojournalism for an exciting and demanding journalism fellowship program.

Why should I apply for this journalism program?
You’ll be a member of our newsroom, work hard and gain valuable journalism experience. You get paid, too. Our Pulliam Fellows earn $650/week for the 10-week program. You’ll also get to work with top urban journalists and their editors.

Am I qualified for this journalism program?
College juniors, seniors and graduate students enrolled in a journalism or related degree program as of Nov. 1, 2020, are eligible. Previous newspaper journalism internships and/or experience as a journalist on a college newspaper are preferred. You need to be committed to a career in news journalism. You must have reliable transportation and arrange for your own housing. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity among its journalism fellows.

When should I be there?
June 7, 2021 – Aug. 13, 2021.

To apply, submit your completed journalism application materials at the above URL. These materials comprise the following:
• A completed online application form.
• Samples of your best published work, at least half of which completed under deadline.
• A resume.
• One letter of recommendation from someone who knows the most about you and your work, such as an editor, supervisor, teacher or colleague.
• Two professional references who can speak about your work as a journalist.

Application Deadline—November 1, 2020.

Please email Russ Pulliam in Indianapolis at russell.pulliam@indystar.com or call at 317-213-9830, or email Stacy Sullivan in Phoenix at ssullivan@azcentral.com or call 602-444-8749 if you have questions or would like more information