May 10, 2018
Congratulations on another school year down in the books! There are only a couple new things to report regarding internships that are still open for the summer – they are below.
If you have an internship for the summer and haven’t contacted me, now is the time! Please reach out before May 18 about internships you’ve received.
My summer schedule is a little different from the rest of the year: I’m here through all of June, but off in July, then back Aug. 7. Keep in touch – especially seniors when you get those jobs!
And speaking of jobs --- if you’re still searching, don’t forget 7th Annual Arizona's Career Mixer Wednesday, May 30 in Scottsdale. It’s tailored to students and alumni of Arizona’s three universities. All companies and organizations attending the event have immediate full-time hiring needs in Arizona. Details: WEDNESDAY MAY 30; 4:30 - 7:30 P.M. ; 1365 N. Scottsdale Rd.; Skysong, Building 3, Synergy View All Employers attending.
NEW INTERNSHIPS/JOB POSTINGS
Deadline: May 18. Fulltime in LA or NY. Rest of details and how to apply at link above.
The Farmington Daily-Times has an immediate opening for a reporter. The award-winning Daily Times is part of the USA Today Network and is the main voice of the Four Corners region of New Mexico, covering the communities of Farmington, Aztec, Shiprock and the eastern Navajo reservation. Send editor John Moses a resume and five writing samples along with a cover email explaining your interest to email@example.com.
PRIOR LISTINGS STILL TAKING APPLICATIONS
Deadline: May 14. Nine-month internship with the Opinion section of The Wall Street Journal, along with a salary of approximately $5,000/monthly. All details and application instructions at link above.
Deadline: May 15. This is a weeklong fellowship in San Francisco in October. It will bring together distinguished classical music journalists, renowned musicians, and aspiring young writers to advance the craft of criticism. Over the first four evenings of the conference, student participants (Fellows) from colleges, universities, and music conservatories around the U.S. will attend performances by the Bay Area's premier ensembles, submitting critical reviews after each concert. The following day, these reviews will be discussed and workshopped by our panel of leading professional critics. On the fifth and final day of the conference, the Fellow that demonstrates the strongest aptitude for written criticism will be awarded the $10,000 Rubin Prize in Music Criticism. There is no fee to apply, and Fellowships are all-expenses paid, including airfare/travel, housing, concert tickets, and meals.
Deadline: July 1. All details at link above.
The Points Guy Social Media Intern (NYC) PAID (And free travel)
Deadline: May 15. You have to read about it to believe it. They want someone with social media and photography skills and you can’t be afraid to fly. Also, you have to like dogs. This is all over the internet today, so they’ll have a lot of applicants. Go get it.
Fall 2018 Reporting Internship Chronicle of Higher Education PAID ($625/week b/f taxes)
Deadline: June 1 by 9 a.m. Deadline is hard, which means send in your application before June 1! You need to submit a number of things to apply, so see details at link above and get going – know how to put it all in a single PDF, etc. This is a killer internship, and not just because it is one of the best paid. The education beat will be hot forever.
TDG Cycling Video Journalist Travel Internship ALL EXPENSES PAID
Deadline: June 1. Internship starts in September and lasts four months. All info and how to apply at link above.
MONEY FOR YOU! APPLY TODAY
Jack G. Shaheen Mass Communication Scholarships - $2,500Deadline: June 8. The purpose of the Mass Communications Scholarships is to honor Arab-American students who enrolled in the 2018-2019 academic year; undergrad Juniors, Seniors and graduate students who are majoring in Journalism, Radio, Television, and/or Film and excelling in their field. Details here on applying, and please note that only hard-copy applications are accepted.
Here’s a complete list of journalism related scholarships that will be open next year. Many have deadlines in October, but you can get those applications done this summer! Go for this money!
Renée Schafer Horton, Coordinator
Internship and Career Development; School of Journalism, University of Arizona
Louise Foucar Marshall Bldg., Room 323A
HOURS: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
To make appointments, visit https://wiseadvising.arizona.edu/student and follow the prompts.