2013 summer internships
The Detroit News offers 12-week summer internships to college students who are juniors, seniors or recent college graduates who can assume a standard workload at a daily, metropolitan newspaper.
Internship opportunities are available for reporters, copy editors, photographers, graphic artists and page designers and within our online and multimedia operations.
The News offers hands-on experience and provides training sessions on various journalism and newsroom-related topics throughout the summer.
Interns provide their own housing and must have a car.
Applicants should have completed at least one prior internship or have had experience at student publications. Interns are paid $524 a week.
For 2013 summer internships, applications must be postmarked by Nov. 16, 2012.
To apply, please submit the following:
- cover letter
- seven to 10 work samples
- three references
- a 300-word statement on your strongest influence in journalism
Mail application package to:
Walter Middlebrook, Assistant Managing Editor
The Detroit News
615 W. Lafayette Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226
For additional information, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org