Summer Internships in Journalism and Publishing—Apply Now!

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Hello readers! Today I’ve compiled a list of some very cool internships in writing and journalism for you to check out. They all offer variations of experience, but guarantee to provide you with an enriching and insightful experience. To learn more about these positions or to apply, visit MOJO today!

1. Sports Copy Editor at Colorado Springs Gazette in Colorado Springs, CO

Deadline to Apply: April 23

The Sports Copy Editor would work with the sports editor and copy desk in posting material online and through social media, and putting out the daily newspaper. This summer is an excellent chance to work hands on in journalism and contribute to the workings of a daily publication! Midd Alum Jim O’Connell ’77 graciously provided this opportunity.*Although this internship is unpaid, you can apply for funding from Middlebury at go/summerfunding.

2. Publishing Intern at Carolyn Jenks Literary Agency in Cambridge, MA

Deadline to Apply: April 23

This is an awesome opportunity to gain valuable knowledge about the inner workings of the publishing industry! Interns will be exposed to all aspects of the business, including manuscript evaluation, literary critiquing, client relations, book development, and marketing. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, taking part in agency meetings, assisting in reading and evaluating submissions, and maintaining agency databases. *Although this internship is unpaid, you can apply for funding from Middlebury at go/summerfunding.

3. Writer/Photographer Intern at MySecretVt.Com in Lyndon, VT

Deadline to Apply: April 23

Interested in journalism or photography? MySecretVT.com seeks interns to write about unique and special places in Vermont. Writers are assigned to provide two 100-word write-ups per week and may also apprentice with a blogger in subject areas including food, fashion, music, and health. The website also seeks interns to photograph the places that will be featured on the website. *Although this internship is unpaid, you can apply for funding from Middlebury at go/summerfunding.

4. Paid Social Media Intern at Dentsu America in NYC

Deadline to Apply: April 23

Dentsu America guarantees that you will learn everything there is to know about social media marketing at this internship. As an intern, you will create content—you will tweet, post, spend all day on facebook. An exciting and fun opportunity, this position will provide hands-on practice and learning about social media and the new means of online communication.

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