5280 Summer Editorial Internship - paid

Posted On: October 8, 2015

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: 5280 magazine

Company Description

Our mission as Denver’s monthly city magazine is to serve as the premier guide to the arts, entertainment, dining, news, and newsmakers in the Mile High City while providing a forum for stories that celebrate life in the West and look deeply at who we are as a region. The combination of sophisticated design, distinctive voice, and commitment to in-depth, high-quality journalism has made the magazine required reading in one of America’s most vibrant and fastest-growing cities.

Job Description

5280 offers editorial internship positions in the summer, fall, and spring. Internships are hands-on and involve a variety of responsibilities as well as the opportunity to regularly interact with the editorial staff.

Primary duties include fact-checking stories, contributing research to larger stories and feature packages, and writing shorter stories for the front-of-the-book and dining sections. Interns also enter descriptions for the calendar and dining listings sections, and write for 5280.com.

To Apply

Email a cover letter, resumé, and three to five published clips to editinternships@5280.com. Please address how your life experiences have informed the way you approach journalism in your cover letter.