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

Description

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