Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Summer 2016 Weekend Edition Internship - Apply by January 3rd!

Please note: The schedule for this internship runs from Wednesday through Sunday. 


Responsibilities:
  • Assists producers in putting together the weekly programs
  • Pitches and researches story ideas
  • Researches long- and short-term projects for the hosts
  • Pre-interviews guests for news, feature and book interviews
  • Sets up interviews by coordinating and booking studio time at NPR and remote locations
  • Tasks also include routine administrative work, such as sorting the mail
Qualifications:
  • Strong research, writing and organizational skills
  • Must be a self-starter who enjoys following the news, working independently and finding the quirky and unexpected story 

In addition to standard application materials, candidates should upload/attach an exceptional cover letter.

Semester: Summer 2016: 6/6/16 –8/5/16 

Application Deadline: 1/3/16

Apply here.