This from the website in November 2017:
Thanks for your interest in a News 12 internship. We are revising our internship program and expect to launch a new program for summer 2018. Please check back in Q2 2018.
The News 12 Network includes seven local news channels in the New York tri-state area; five traffic and weather channels, providing constantly updated information in those two key subject areas; the award-winning News12.com, the premiere destination for local news on the web; News 12 Interactive, channel 612 on Optimum TV, providing local news on-demand; and News 12 to Go, local news on mobile devices. News 12 Networks is owned and operated by Altice USA.
News 12 The Bronx, News 12 Brooklyn and News 12 The Bronx are exclusive 24-hour local news services dedicated to bringing residents information about their neighborhoods. Available exclusively to Optimum Television customers, News 12 provides 24-hour access to local breaking news, traffic, weather, sports, and more.
Since the first year of programming in 1998, News 12 outlets have had the honor of receiving numerous industry and community awards including a prestigious New York Emmy Award, a New York Associated Press Award, and a National Headliner award among others.
NEWS 12 LONG ISLAND
News 12 Long Island has an extensive internship program for qualified students. We offer students the chance to explore their interests in the fields of electronic news gathering and production while obtaining hands-on experience.
NEWS 12 BRONX AND BROOKLYN
News 12 has an extensive internship program for qualified students. We offer students the chance to explore their interests in the fields of electronic news gathering and production while obtaining hands-on experience.
Paid or for credit only
News 12 internships are unpaid.
Students must receive college credit for their internship at News 12 Long Island.
Students must have completed at least one semester in college.
Required Majors: Journalism, Broadcast Journalism, Communications, TV Production, Photography, Film, Graphic Design or other related subjects.
How to Apply
Visit our career website at http://www.alticeusajobs.com
Select “News 12 Jobs” in Job Division.
Select “Internship Jobs” in Job Category.
Click on Search.
Create a profile, upload your resume and apply for the internship(s) in which you are interested.