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Journalism Internship

Spring Paid Intern - Entertainment News TMZ

Full Time Paid Internship

TMZ is the leading source for celebrity and entertainment news. They are looking for energetic, motivated students with a passion for celebrity news to join their Spring intern program. As an Intern at TMZ, you will be exposed to the many facets of news gathering, TV production, and digital content creation. Their interns are hands-on and directly contribute to the production process at TMZ. You'll have an opportunity to learn from senior staff and will participate in informative speaker sessions developed specifically for their internship program. This is a chance for the right person to gain broad exposure and grow within a leading entertainment news organization.
TMZ is currently interviewing students for their internship program for SPRING 2018: January 2018 - May 2018. This is a paid program.

Please see below for required criteria - Spring 2018 Interns must meet all 5 criteria below for consideration:

1. Be available for the entire internship session, as outlined above.
2. Be available to work 30 hours per week, in the form of three 10-hour days per week.
3. Be comfortable with a work shift which begins at 6:00AM.
4. Have a demonstrated knowledge of the area(s) of interest as reflected in their field of study, course work and/or professional/internship experiences.
5. Be in their junior or senior year of college.

Please review the current available jobs below, select your top two choices when submitting your resume for consideration, and send

TMZ NEWS Assignment Desk / Research - Interns in this department will work with the assignment desk staff. Interns will assist with organizational projects, research, calling sources (with prior approval), and other general news-gathering duties.

TMZ SPORTS Assignment Desk / Research - Interns in this department will work with the sports news staff & TMZ Sports show staff. Interns will assist with organizational projects, research, calling sources (with prior approval), and other general sports news-gathering duties. Assignment Desk / Research - Interns in this department will work with the production staff. Interns will assist with organizational projects, filing, research, calling sources (with prior approval), interviews (with prior approval), creating galleries and other general news gathering duties. Must have an interest in celebrity lifestyle news.

Post-Production Department - Interns in this department will work with the Post-Production team. Duties include logging, creating back up files, show notes and learning various jobs within their post-production department.

Social Media Video Editor - Interns in this position will work with our social media team to create original content for the TMZ and partner brands. Duties will include editing video, performing research for social media use and assisting camera shoots. Must be Adobe Premiere proficient.

Graphic Design - Interns in this department will primarily have a web design background and be familiar with design software, including Adobe suite. Students will work with the art team to create galleries, assets for stories, clip photos from videos that could be used in narrative and possibly assist on projects with their digital sales team.
TMZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Interested applicants can apply through the website below

Photography & New Media Internship

Disney/ABC (DATG) Photography & New Media Internship (CA) -Spring 2018

At Disney/ABC Television Group (DATG), you'll be help them tell stories that touch millions of people around the globe and new ways for them to connect with the world.

Be a part of their transformative team and culture…
As a Photography & New Media intern, you will work with their team dedicated to the highest quality in everything they do. A team committed to knowing, serving and delighting audiences around the world, and striving to ensure each other’s success as a team. At DATG they recruit, hire and empower the best, most diverse people who are passionate about their businesses.

A day in the life…
The purpose of this internship is to provide support to the Photo Production Staff. That support includes but is not limited to administrative work, photo shoots, special projects, events and basic initiatives. You will be:

-Assisting in the production of photo shoots, helping with logistics and on-site tasks.
-Assisting the Photo Coordinator with events (red carpet, panels and corporate).
-Working with the Production Manager with image captions and database updates.
-Assisting the Photo Librarian with asset management.
-Working with Photo Editors with asset selections and project maintenance.
-Assisting the Photo Retouchers with image clean-up and digital editing.
-You will be relentless in our pursuit of creativity, innovation, and smart risk-taking.
-You will Act with integrity, transparency, candor and respect.
-You will embrace fun as an essential ingredient of our success.
-You will be a global citizen: at DATG, they believe that doing well also means doing good.

Basic Qualifications
What you bring to the role:
-Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
-Proven skills utilizing MS Office Suite: Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
-Excellent writing and research skills
-Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
-A proven knowledge and familiarity with Mac computer systems
-A proven ability to multi-task in a rapidly changing work environment
-The ability to effectively balance and prioritizing multiple projects
-Proven organizational skills while ensuring attention to detail

-All candidates must be eligible to work in the US.
-All candidates must be at least 18 years old.
-All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship.
-All candidates must be available during the months of early January through late May for the Spring season.
-All candidates must be available to work M-F 40 hours/week in Burbank, CA.
-All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session.
-All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.

Preferred Qualifications

-Junior or Senior-level standing, or a recent graduate within 6 months of graduation date.
-Majoring in Photography or Film/Television studies/Communications.

Interested applicants can apply through the website below.

PR Internship


NBC Universal is looking for Public Relations students for the Spring Internship.

If interested send your resume directly to the manager of NBC Entertainment, Kevin Castech at

Journalism Internship


- FINAL: MAR. 13

Get a chance to spend eight weeks at the nation's capital. This internship starts on June 2 and runs all the way to July 27. The internship is looking for students who are passionate about politics, getting the story straight and learning the ins and outs of the news business.

To learn more about the internship, click here.

Internship opportunity

Virtual Enterprises International
Average 3-8 hours per week: very flexible
Unpaid with a possibility of a $500 stipend

VEI is an educational non-profit which provides a curriculum portal. competitions and support for high schools and middle schools. This experiential program guides students through the creation and operation of an in-class business where they can trade goods and services and compete internationally

The program was brought over from a European model 21 years ago and run by New York City Schools and Kern High School District. 5 years ago, VEI became a national non-profit, based in New York, and California hosts 140 high school, and  4 pilot middle school programs.

The internship aims to promote and market VEI, for several events for a 3-month period.

Responsibilities and duties:
- creating social content
- press releases
- brief feature stories
- possibly video clips about alumni, students or VEI events

To apply contact
Teri Jones, VEI Southern California Regional Director
(818) 298-9803

* begins 12/4-15/17 and continues 1/22 -3/2/18

Scholarship Opportunity


This scholarship is giving away $2,500 to five candidates. Four of them will be awarded with video work or a photograph. The awardees will be announced in mid December.

Click here, for the website.