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Interns Wanted

Date postedJob(s) wantedContact
10/28/14Signup open for DJNF copy editor internships

The Dow Jones News Fund equips sports copy editors to tackle design, headline-writing, social media engagement and the dynamics of working for sports media. College juniors, seniors and graduate students head to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where Dr. Charlyne Berens and Professor Sue Bullard coach them before their internships so that they can help the […]

10/26/12Sports writing interns, Reno (Nev.) Gazette-Journal

The Reno Gazette-Journal is looking for sports writing interns for the summer of 2013.

6/24/11Birmingham News internship

The Birmingham News seeks a six-month, full-time, paid sports reporter intern. Coverage emphasis on high school sports, but significant college and general assignment work as well. This is on-the-job experience for a recent college graduate. Desired start date Aug. 1, 2011.   Candidates may send a cover letter, resume, work samples and references to: The Birmingham […]

David Knox
3/4/11Delaware News Journal summer internship

The News Journal (95,000 daily) is looking for a 10-week summer sports writing intern. This position is for collegiate academic credit only. Our interns cover everything from Philadelphia Phillies games to minor-league baseball to Philadelphia Eagles training camp and the NBA draft. This is primarily a writing internship, but opportunities for editing experience are available. […]

Jason Levine


Mary Byrne

Mary Byrne


Tommy Deas

Tommy Deas

First Vice President
The Tuscaloosa News

Todd Adams

Todd M. Adams

Second Vice President
San Diego Union-Tribune

Jack Berninger

Jack Berninger

Executive Director
Richmond Times-Dispatch

Bill Eichenberger

Bill Eichenberger

Bleacher Report

In the News

Nov 11, 2015Sauk Valley Media seeks Sports Editor

Sauk Valley Media in northwestern Illinois is looking for a dynamic leader with a passion for sports, a knack for storytelling, and an eye for design to lead an award-winning sports department. Our sports coverage wins state and national awards yearly, a tradition we intend to continue. Sauk Valley Media publishes two daily papers: the […]

Oct 26, 2015Citizens’ Voice seeks sports copy editor

The Citizens’ Voice in Wilkes-Barre, PA is looking for an editor with sports knowledge who can edit copy, write headlines, design pages, collaborate with writers and post to our website with speed and accuracy. Daily newspaper experience is preferred. Knowledge of AP style and page design is a must. Candidates with a working understanding of […]

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Sep 6, 2015Backstory: ‘Silence at Baylor’ now a thunderous topic

By Mark Selig A freelance writer received a tip, and less than three weeks later, it led to tangible change in big-time college athletics. Jessica Luther has written more than a dozen articles about sexual assaults in college football, so it’s common for her to receive the type of message she did this month, when someone — […]

Aug 4, 2015Backstory: ‘Productive procrastination’ helps Tim Graham nail feature stories

“Backstory” is Mark Selig’s new blog, going behind the story on some of the biggest sports stories. His latest post deals with Buffalo News enterprise writer Tim Graham’s profile of Bills bust Aaron Maybin.