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 apply online at disneycareers.com. Search for the appropriate Req ID listed on our Job's page http://abc11.com/jobs/.

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