Spring internship at Mother Earth News (Topeka, KS)

Mother Earth News — the original guide to living wisely — is seeking spring interns to work on its magazine and website (www.MotherEarthNews.com).

Duties: An internship with Mother Earth News offers and excellent opportunity to work with and learn from experienced editors, writers and media professionals. You also will gain valuable experience in producing a national magazine and its web content. 

Specific duties for this paid, part-time internship include research, writing, proofreading and clerical responsibilities. Internships are only available on-site at our Topeka office. Interns work no more than 28 hours per week, Mondays through Fridays between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Qualifications: We prefer applicants with education and/or experience in any of the following: journalism, publishing, writing, editing, and environmental science or policy. Interns are expected to deliver hard work, enthusiasm, great ideas, and excitement about the magazine and its mission.

To apply: Applications received by Nov. 15 will receive priority consideration for the spring internship openings. Send a cover letter, resume, clips (if applicable) and your schedule availability to Rebecca Martin, Associate Editor; Mother Earth News; 1503 S.W. 42nd St., Topeka, KS 66609; or by email to RMartin@MotherEarthNews.com.

About us: Mother Earth News is North America’s leading environmental magazine with more than 1 million readers. Since 1970, it has served readers with a passion for conscientious living and self-reliance, focusing on alternative energy, organic gardening, homesteading, sustainable farming, green building, transportation, natural health and more.