The Scripps Howard Foundation is looking for curious, energetic college juniors and seniors studying print, broadcast and multimedia journalism to report from Washington during the spring and summer terms. Interns are paid a stipend and provided free housing in furnished apartments.
Interns find, report and write stories for the web-based Scripps Howard Foundation Wire, take photos, create slide shows and shoot and edit video. Semester in Washington takes six interns in the 14-week spring term and six in the 10-week summer term.
2016 program and application deadline dates:
- Spring 2016 (Jan. 7 to April 13). Stipend: $3,346 and free housing. Deadline: Nov. 1, 2015
- Summer 2016 (June 6 to Aug. 12) Stipend $2,390 and free housing. Deadline: Nov. 1, 2015
- Short Course 2016 (May 2 to June 2) Stipend $2,295 and free housing. This program is open only to students from Hampton University and Florida International University. Deadline: Nov. 1, 2015
Information for the fall 2016 term and the 2016-2017 post-graduate, multimedia fellowship will be available in January.
The program includes international interns in the spring and fall. They are chosen by the International Center for Journalists.