Summer 2020 Internships with The Seattle Times

Employer The Seattle Times
Location Seattle, WA
Type Internship
Apply by November 1, 2019
Posted on September 12, 2019

Description

Jump-start your career at The Seattle Times, one of the few remaining independent, local and family-owned metropolitan newspapers in the U.S. and the most-visited digital information source in Washington state. Learn how to create principled, quality journalism that has a direct impact on the local community.

For 10 weeks, interns attend weekly training sessions with The Seattle Times’ Pulitzer Prize-winning staff, gain experience working on a variety of assignments, and receive mentorship and an individualized skill-development plan.

Qualifications:
Paid summer internships are available to outstanding juniors, seniors and graduate students attending a four-year college or university. Applicants must be journalism majors or have a demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism and must be digitally savvy with solid social media skills. Previous internship experience at another news organization is strongly preferred, but we will also consider candidates with exceptional work samples and references.

Click here to apply online.

Be sure to include: Résumé, cover letter, work samples and references. Incomplete
applications will not be considered.

Application Deadline—November 1, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. CST.

Questions? Email internships@seattletimes.com.