News internships at ABC11

ABC11 offers college students the opportunity to work in the newsroom as an intern during the spring, summer and fall semesters. Here are the details:

What we need:
  • Juniors and seniors interested in journalism. Must know how to:

  • Perform in-depth research under deadline for investigative stories

  • Think "out of the box"

  • Have good phone communication and people skills

  • Be aggressive digging for information

  • NOT take "no" for an answer

  • Knowledge of Excel a plus

  • Application Deadlines: Nov 30 to apply for spring; March 31 to apply for summer; and July 31 to apply for fall.


What this internship will do for you:

  • Sharpen your news judgment

  • Give you real-life newsroom experience

  • Give you knowledge of how national and local government agencies operate

  • Provide you with an opportunity to work on local and national stories for broadcast

  • Get the opportunity to investigate criminal and consumer cases at local courthouses and government agencies



Responsibilities:

  • 120 hours over the course of the internship - minimum wage pay

  • All interns work directly with viewers on solving their problems and bringing their stories to broadcast

  • Interns work with news staff to produce daily newscasts

  • Work on special investigative projects

  • Must know how to type interview transcripts quickly

  • Must be reliable, organized and assertive

  • Must have car


Please send resume and cover letter to:
internship@abc11mail.com
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