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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

Oct 4, 2015Idaho Statesman seeks copy editor/page designer

A sports copy editor/page designer position is available at the award-winning Idaho Statesman in Boise, one of the best cities in the country in which to live. The right candidate will go beyond helping us tell compelling stories in print, and tell them with interactivity and curation on multiple digital platforms. The right candidate will […]

Oct 4, 2015Columbia (Ind.) Republic seeks sports editor

The Columbus (Indiana) Republic is seeking an energetic sports editor who has the drive and skills to direct coverage and write sport stories.  Candidates must have innovative coverage ideas, focus on the local community and have excellent judgment and planning skills. Must be able to do and develop in-depth enterprise, breaking news, feature and daily […]

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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.