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CBS Intern Fellowship

CBS is seeking an interns who are outstanding aspiring journalists who bring a variety of backgrounds

to news production and news coverage. The CBS News Fellowship is designed to attract candidates from a broad

range of racial, ethnic, economic, age and geographical diversity, as well as candidates with disabilities.

Responsibilities:

- Learn fundamental newsgathering skills

- Find, confirm and report news stories

- Log tapes

- Coordinate script

- Research stories

- Conduct preliminary interviews

- Assist during shoots and select footage

- Perform light clerical duties and assist staff members (duties vary in each department)

Requirements:

- Students who are currently attending an ACEJMC accredited journalism or communication program

- Junior or senior status

- Students majoring in journalism, broadcasting or communications preferred (other majors will considered)

- Participants must have good computer skills

- Excellent written & verbal

communication abilities

- Knowledge of current events

- A 3.0 GPA or above is recommended

If interested, send the application, resume, transcript, an essay about why you should be chosen as a CBS News Fellow. Also include 3 newsworthy story pitches, 2 recommendation letters and a letter from your university confirming that you are a student working

toward a degree and support your

participation in a paid internship at CBS News by Feb. 21.

Send all materials to:

Benjamin A. Davis

Assistant Professor, Digital Journalism

328 Manzanita Hall

California State University Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330


For additional info contact Benjamin A. Davis at 818.677.2016

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Posted by Catherine Muscaro on 01.28.2019 @ 00:00:00