Posted On: August 5, 2011
Media Organization: CBS News
CBS News is the news and information arm of CBS Corporation, dedicated to providing the best in journalism under standards it pioneered at the dawn of radio and television and continues to set in today's digital age. Headquartered in New York, CBS News includes bureaus across the globe and influential, critically acclaimed programs that provide newsmaking features and interviews, investigative reports, analysis and breaking news 24 hours a day, seven days a week, utilizing a multi-platform model for news distribution across television, radio, the internet and hand-held devices.
The CBS News Internship Program is an educational program designed for students interested in pursuing a career in journalism, broadcasting or communication.
Assignments vary day-to-day. Interns can expect to log tapes, coordinate script, research stories, conduct preliminary interviews, assist during shoots, select footage, perform light clerical duties and assist staff members.
Fill out an application form and send in your resume and a letter of recommendation. Here’s a link where students can download an application and learn more about the program: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2004/04/26/broadcasts/main613839.shtml