Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University

Paid Internship Programs



Deadline to Apply



Internship Dates

Abe Fellowship (Social Science Research Council) Japan Sep. 15 US citizen or permanent resident with at least 5 years journalism experience

Fellow Retreat - Jan 16-19, 2015

Fellowship term is six weeks anytime between Apr.-Dec.

American Political Science Association - Congressional Fellowship Washington, D.C. Dec. 1 US citizen. Must hold a bachelor's degree and at least 2 years professional jouranlism experience Orientation in Nov., fellowship term Dec.-Aug.
American Society of Magazine Editors

New York, Washington, D.C.


Dec. 1, 2014

Incoming seniors who have a GPA of 3.0 within their major

Summer, 10 weeks

Asian American Writers' Workshop New York May 16, 2014 (TBA 2015) Emerging Asian American writers, aged 30 and under 1 year
Associated Press

New York, Washington, Chicago, LA, Jerusalem, Moscow, London, Tokyo and more.


Dec. 4-27, 2013 (TBA 2014)

Juniors, seniors, graduate students and recent college graduates

Summer, 12 weeks

Association for Women in Sports Media Various Oct. 31, 2013 (TBA 2014) Full-time female undergrad or graduate students Summer

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Atlanta, GA.

Nov. 1

Rising juniors, seniors or graduate students

Summer/Fall/Spring, 10 weeks

Bloomberg Hong Kong and New York Rolling Requirements vary depeding on internship Summer, 8-10 weeks

The Boston Globe

Boston, MA

Nov. 1

Undergraduate and graduate students who have not had professional experience. All must have had one internship

Summer, 12 weeks

Business Press Educational Foundation Various Jan. 15, 2014 (TBA 2015 -- currently accepting applications) Sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students with a 3.0 GPA or higher Summer, 10-12 weeks
Buzzfeed New York Rolling Undergraduate and graduate students, recent degree recipients 3 months
Cancer Research Institute Science Writing Bethesda, MD TBA 2015 (Applications accepted starting January) Graduate students and recent graduate degree recipients 6 months-1 year
Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program Various

Spring - Oct. 15 Summer - Oct. 31 Undergraduates, recent graduates, and graduate students studying in all majors are welcome Spring - 12 weeks Summer - 10 weeks

Chicago Tribune

Chicago, IL

Rolling [Click on Careers and type internship in the Keywords area]

Juniors, seniors and grad students with previous internships

Spring/Summer, 12 weeks

Chips Quinn Scholars


Oct. 1, 2014

Juniors, seniors and graduate students

Spring/Summer, 10-12 weeks


The Christian Science Monitor

Boston, MA

Summer - Jan. 1
Spring - Oct. 15 Fall - July 15

Undergraduate and graduate students


The Courier-Journal Louisville, KY Nov. 8, 2013 (TBA 2014) Undergraduate students, graduate students and recent graduates Summer, 12 weeks

The Dallas Morning News

Dallas, TX/ Washington, DC

Oct. 25, 2013 (TBA 2014) 

Must be enrolled in college or have graduated 6 months prior to the internship start date. Previous newspaper experience is requested

Summer/10-12 weeks

The Daniel Pearl Investigative Journalism Initiative Various, depending on project Jun. 7, 2014 (TBA 2015) Must be between the ages of 22 and 38 Varies depending on project

The Denver Post

Denver, CO

Oct. 31, 2014

Seniors, graduate students and recent graduates

Summer, 10 weeks

Dow Jones News Fund (Multimedia Editing, Business Reporting, News Copy Editing, Sports Copy Editing)


Nov. 8 (Email sylvan.solloway at to take test)

Open to juniors, seniors and graduate students


Summer, 10 weeks

Gannett Talent Development Program Various Nov. 14, 2014 Recent graduates Jan-Jun. 

Google Journalism Fellowship

Various TBA Undergraduate and graduate students Summer, 10 weeks
Hawaii Society of Professional Journalists  Various locations in Hawaii TBA Hawaii residents enrolled in college (sophomore or higher), or students enrolled in a Hawaiian college or university Summer, 8-10 weeks
Huffington Post New York, NY Rolling N/A 4-6 month fellowship
Kentucky School of Journalism Foundation Various locations in Kentucky Jan. 24, 2014 (TBA 2015) Sophomores, juniors, seniors and recent graduates Summer, 10 weeks

The Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles, CA

Reporting - Jan. 1, 2015             Visual Journalism -Nov. 14, 2014 Metpro Training - TBA,0,343064.htmlstory

Undergraduates and graduate students


Mother Jones - The Ben Bagdikian Fellowship San Francisco, CA Oct. 1 for Dec. fellowship/Apr. 1 for June fellowship Recent graduates 6 month fellowship
McClatchy, Inc. McClatchy newspaper locations Dec. 1 For a list of positions and newspaper contacts, call McClatchy Human Resources at 916-321-1938 Call for more info Summer, 10-12 weeks

Metpro (The Chicago Tribune, The Los Angeles Times)

Chicago, IL, Los Angeles, LA

Jan. 31

Juniors, seniors, graduate students and recent graduates

Training begins in fall of 2014

Meredith-Cronkite Fellowship Program at ASU Phoenix, AZ Nov. 1

Undergraduate and graduate students January, 1 week

The Miami Herald

Miami, FL

Oct. 31

Send applications to:
Nancy San Martin
Interactive Editor
The Miami Herald
One Herald Plaza
Miami, Fl., 33132



Undergraduate and graduate students 

Summer, 10 weeks 

The Minneapolis Star Tribune Minneapolis, MN Dec. 1
Open to seniors, graduate students and recent graduates with daily news experience. Must upload or postmark application by Dec. 1 Summer, 10 weeks

The Nation

New York City/Washington, DC

Summer - Mar. 1 Spring - Jul. 1

Seniors, graduate students and recent graduates



National Public Radio – NPR

Washington, D.C., Culver City, CA, New York City, Chicago, IL, Boston, MA

Summer - Feb. 15 Fall - Jul. 12 Winter/Spring Nov. 15


Must be an undergraduate student, a graduate student, or have graduated from college within 12 months of beginning the internship

Year-round, 3-4 months

NBC News Associates Program New York City March 31, 2014 (TBA 2015)
Recent graduates 1 year
New Jersey Newspaper Foundation  Various locations in New Jersey TBA New Jersey residents currently enrolled in school, or students attendign a New Jersey college or university Summer, 6-8 weeks

The New York Times

New York City, Washington, DC

Oct. 31

Reporting candidates must be seniors or above. All other internships available to junior and above

Summer, 10 Weeks

The New York Times Student Journalism Institute

New Orleans

Nov. 1

Open to seniors and graduate students. Members of NABJ or HBCU schools only this year

May 18-June 1, 2014


Melville, N.Y.

Dec. 6

Junior, senior or graduate students. Must have had at least one previous internship at a daily paper, magazine or website. Reporter and Visual Journalist interns must have a driver’s license and a car


Orange County Register Santa Ana, CA Spring - Dec.1 Summer - Dec. 23 Fall - June 1 Juniors, seniors, graduate students and recent graduates Year-round, 10 weeks

Overseas Press Club


Dec. 1 apply.html

Undergraduate and graduate students


Pulliam Journalism Fellowships (The Indianapolis Star/The Arizona Republic)

Indianapolis, IN /Phoenix, AZ

Nov. 1

Juniors and seniors, and graduate students

Summer, 10 weeks

The Reporters Committee Arlington, VA Spring Oct. 31 Summer Jan. 31 Fall Jul. 1


Juniors, seniors and recent graduates



Reuters Journalism Program

New York, London, Asia

Dec. 14, 2014

Final year students and recent graduates

9 months


Scripps Howard Foundation Semester in Washington

Washington, DC

Summer - Nov. 1

Juniors or seniors

Summer, 10 weeks

The Seattle Times

Seattle, WA

Nov. 15 newsroom/summer.htm

Sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students

Summer, 10 weeks


Smithsonian Magazine

Washington, D.C.


1st session: Oct. 1, 2013 (TBA 2014)

2nd session: Apr. 1, 2013 (TBA 2014) [The Smithsonian Magazine's summer internship program is sponsored by the American Society of Magazine Editors:]

Recent graduates and graduate students

Six months, full-time internships, Jan.-Jun., Jul.-Dec.

Society of Professional Journalists Pulliam/Kilgore Freedom of Information  Washington DC/Indianapolis Jan. 22, 2014 (TBA 2015) Seniors, recent graduates, graduate students, or law students with journalism background Summer, 10 weeks

Sports Journalism Institute


Nov. 7, 2014

Sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students. Must have internship experience


Summer, 8-day class class at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Mo. followed by an 8-week paid internship. May 30-June 7

Star Tribune

Minneapolis, MN

Nov. 1, 2014

Seniors, recent graduates and graduate students. Must have internship experience


Summer, 10-week

Tampa Bay Times Tampa Bay, FL Newsroom Nov. 1, Marketing/Ads/Web Development Feb. 15 Sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students. Must have internship experience Summer
Time Inc.  New York, NY Mar. 16, 2015 Undergraduate and graduate students
Summer, 9-10 weeks

Village Voice Media writing fellowships




Recent college graduates who have impressive clips. Daily reporting experience is very helpful

Summer, 12 weeks

The Virginian-Pilot

Norfolk, VA

Nov. 30, 2013 (TBA 2014)

Juniors and seniors are preferred, but sophomores and graduate students also are eligible. Experience at a college paper is a must, and a previous internship at a daily paper is a plus

Summer, 12 weeks

The Wall Street Journal

New York City, Washington, DC, San Francisco, CA, Detroit, MI Europe and Asia

Nov. 1

Undergraduates and recent graduates

General/Summer, 10 weeks

Washington Center for Politics and Journalism Semester Washington DC

Nov. 1 -  Spring Apr. 1 - Fall Second-term juniors, seniors and recent graduates 16-week term in Fall or Spring

The Washington Post

Washington, DC

Nov. 7, 2014

Juniors, seniors and graduate students. Must have internship experience

Summer, 12 weeks

Wired Magazine New York, NY 2015 TBA Applicants must be pursuing a career in journalism and have experience in a deadline-oriented environment January-June, full-time

Wisconsin Public Radio's Lee Ester News Fellowship

Madison, WI Apr. 25 Recent graduates 9 months, June-March