American Society of Magazine Editors

Editorial Internship at World Policy Journal

Application Deadline: Rolling
Anticipated Hours a Week: 25

Internship Qualifications:

Ideal candidate is a college or graduate level student with some editorial experience and a desire to write and edit articles on foreign affairs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Research and gather information for articles, communicate with writers and potential writers
- Assist in PR push for quarterly magazine, including developing projects designed for social media and online use
- Edit article submissions in accordance with AP Style
- Submit online article pitch ideas and write own articles
- Develop multimedia projects like YouTube videos and podcasts
- Aid editors in any other editorial and administrative tasks

COMPENSATION:

While this will be an unpaid position, we are prepared to assist students in obtaining academic credit for the experience.

Areas of Study: Journalism, International Affairs, Politics, Sociology or related field.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants should mail the following information:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Brief analysis of the advertising/marketing potential of WPJ and worldpolicy.org/blog.
  • Time frame of desired internship

Should you be selected for an interview, you will be asked to provide a letter of recommendation.

PLEASE SEND ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS TO:

andelman@worldpolicy.org

Date: 
Tuesday, July 22, 2014