Internship Details

Fund for Oregon Rural Journalism - Regional
Website:
https://www.forjournalism.org

Internship Title
Journalism Intern
Area Industry Minimum Age* Hourly Rate Interns Needed
Regional Media/Television/Video Production 16 + $15.00 6
Resume Required Requires Cover Letter Interview Required Hours Per Week Days Per Week
Yes No Yes 10 Wed
Application Deadline Start Date End Date Computer Knowledge Drug Screening
02-24-23 03-01-23 TBD Yes No
Background Check
No

Description
  • Learn while you earn, and be part of the founding student group for the first region-wide digital news publication. 
  • Future Journalists of America is an innovative two-year program that embeds high school students in newsrooms where they will learn media literacy and journalism skills, report community news and become adept at modern techniques to operate a sustainable digital publication.
  • Each session at the newspaper will consist of short lessons, hands-on training, and news publication production.
Educational Aspect
  • This opportunity will be taught by professional reporters, editors, broadcasters, and University of Oregon professors.
  • Students will learn journalism ethics, the relevance of reality-based reporting, and the journalism craft - from basic skills to solutions journalism.
  • Lessons on running a digital publication will focus on marketing, audience engagement, and data science.
  • While the students are learning about journalism, they will also be applying their knowledge by producing a district-wide digital publication facilitated by the non-profit.
  • Pre-session videos and activities will be assigned each week. 
Further Requirements

N/A

Lift Requirements

N/A


Fund for Oregon Rural Journalism - Regional
Website:
https://www.forjournalism.org
Internship Title
Journalism Intern
AreaIndustry
RegionalMedia/Television/Video Production
Minimum AgeHourly Rate
16$15.00
Interns NeededRequires Cover Letter
6No
Interview RequiredApplication Deadline
Yes02-24-23
Start DateEnd Date
2023-03-01TBD
Hours/WeekGeneral Computer Knowledge
10Yes
Drug ScreeningBackground Check
NoNo

Description
  • Learn while you earn, and be part of the founding student group for the first region-wide digital news publication. 
  • Future Journalists of America is an innovative two-year program that embeds high school students in newsrooms where they will learn media literacy and journalism skills, report community news and become adept at modern techniques to operate a sustainable digital publication.
  • Each session at the newspaper will consist of short lessons, hands-on training, and news publication production.
Educational Aspect
  • This opportunity will be taught by professional reporters, editors, broadcasters, and University of Oregon professors.
  • Students will learn journalism ethics, the relevance of reality-based reporting, and the journalism craft - from basic skills to solutions journalism.
  • Lessons on running a digital publication will focus on marketing, audience engagement, and data science.
  • While the students are learning about journalism, they will also be applying their knowledge by producing a district-wide digital publication facilitated by the non-profit.
  • Pre-session videos and activities will be assigned each week. 
Further Requirements

N/A

Lift Requirements

N/A


Area Coordinators - Please contact the Coordinator in your area

Bend Internship Manager
Larry Holeman
larry@edcoinfo.com>
541-815-5005
Jefferson County Internship Coordinator
Debbie Taylor
debbie@edcoinfo.com>
(541) 408-1308
Redmond Internship Coordinator
Bre Wilkins
bre@edcoinfo.com>
541-480-7046

* Some minimum age requirements are mandated by age and work restrictions mandated by BOLI (Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries).