The Inlander accepts internship applications year-round. Applicants are considered for various positions (see below) and should indicate their preferences:
1. Culture/Calendar Writing: Write stories and assist Culture and Calendar Editors; flexible shifts (10+ hours/week); work with other reporters on projects; blog for Inlander.com.
2. Photo: Shoot photographs for publication; also learn to process and edit images for print; report to Art Director.
3. Multimedia/Video/Web: Assist Web Editor in managing online content; work on videos, slideshows and other multimedia projects; blog for Inlander.com.
4. News Writing: Write at least one article a week; flexible shifts (10+ hours/week); work with other reporters on projects; blog for Inlander.com.
Since these are UNPAID positions, we strive to offer interns solid, real-world experience. Interns will get the opportunity to work in a professional newspaper environment alongside veteran reporters and writers. They will have access to staff meetings and critiques, where they'll learn how our weekly paper works.
Pay: N/A. Interns may receive minimal compensation for exceptional work.
Duration: 3-4 months
Requirements: Access to a car; genuine interest in journalism.
TO APPLY: Send a resume and three writing samples or a photo portfolio to email@example.com. Also please include a letter explaining: 1. Your availability and the number of hours per week you could work; 2. What do you hope to get out of an internship here? Are you considering a career in journalism? NO PHONE CALLS.