FURTHER UPDATE: The Journalism Program is scheduling on-site testing for the Dow Jones News Fund. Applicants are required to complete an online application and take a one-hour test for the program(s) they are applying to. Contact journalism professor and internship coordinator Adam Glenn at email@example.com to schedule your test. The application and test deadline is now Nov. 12
The Dow Jones News Fund has now opened applications to college juniors and seniors for paid internships in data journalism, digital media, business reporting and multiplatform editing during summer 2019. The application and test deadline is Nov. 1.
According to the News Fund, internship programs offer interns a week of advanced training at top universities in data journalism, digital media, business reporting and multiplatform editing before they report to work. During each residency interns are taught the latest newsgathering, editing and storytelling technologies. The News Fund and sponsoring media cover travel costs to and from training and to newsrooms. Interns are responsible for their housing and commuting costs during the internship. Students who return to school after a successful internship will receive $1,000 college scholarships.
To apply, students should visit the programs page. Applicants are required to complete an online application and take a one-hour test for the program(s) they are applying to by Nov. 1. Journalism professor and internship coordinator Adam Glenn is the contact to arrange to take the test. Email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. And check out informational webinars for students and professors Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 3 p.m. ET and Monday, October 8 at noon ET. Click here to RSVP for either session. Also view Dow Jones and Wall Street Journal internship information here: https://dowjones-internships.jobs/.