Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Paid intern @ Ohio journalism organization

The Ohio Newspaper Association, a trade association that represents 250+ newspapers in Ohio, is seeking an intern to help produce its newsletter. The 10-week internship pays $350 per week and is based in Columbus, the state capital.

Applicants must have completed at least the sophomore year at an Ohio college or university with major or study concentration in journalism or mass communication.

By March 31, send resume, writing samples, and cover letter to Frank Deaner, Executive Director, Ohio Newspaper Association, 1335 Dublin Road, Suite 216-B, Columbus, Ohio 43215. Or e-mail materials to: No phone calls.

Location: Columbus, Ohio

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Thursday, September 18, 2008

Join a journalism organization

Membership has its privileges, and being a member of a journalism organization can afford many professional development and networking opportunities. Journalism organizations often have their own job and internship listings -- and some that you won't find on job boards. They also usually offer training and mentorship programs. Finally, organizations frequently sponsor events, which present a great way to find other journalists from similar backgrounds or with similar interests. Below are more than 50 of the many and varied journalism organizations you can join.
  • Alliance for Community Journalism
  • American Society of Newspaper Editors
  • American Amateur Press Association
  • American Copy Editors Society
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • American Press Institute
  • American Society of Business Publication Editors
  • American Society of Journalists and Authors
  • Asian American Journalists Association
  • Associated Collegiate Press
  • Association for Business Communication
  • Association of Electronic Journalists
  • Association of Young Journalists
  • Boston Newspaper Guild
  • Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
  • Center for Integration and Improvement of Journalism
  • Committee of Concerned Journalists
  • Committee to Protect Journalists
  • DowJones Newspaper Fund
  • Eastern Canadian News Photographers Association
  • Foundation for American Communications
  • Institute for Analytic Journalism
  • Institute on Political Journalism
  • International Association for Media & Communication Research
  • International Center for Journalists
  • International Communication Association
  • International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
  • International Federation of Journalists
  • International Press Institute
  • International Freedom of Expression Exchange
  • International Women's Media Foundation
  • Internet Press Guild
  • International Reporters & Editors
  • Journalism Education Association
  • Media Alliance
  • National Public Broadcasting Archives
  • National Association of Black Journalists
  • National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association
  • National Press Club
  • National Scholastic Press Association
  • Newspaper Association of America
  • National Association of Broadcasters
  • National Association of Hispanic Journalists
  • National Conference of Editorial Writers
  • National Federation of Press Women
  • National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting
  • Native American Journalists Association
  • Newspaper Guild of America
  • National Association of Black Journalists
  • Native American Journalists Association
  • National Press Photographers Association
  • Nieman Foundation for Journalism
  • Pacific Northwest Newspaper Association
  • Pew Center for Civic Journalism
  • Project Censored
  • Project for Excellence in Journalism
  • Pulitzer Center
  • Radio and Television News Directors Association and Foundation
  • Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
  • Reporters Without Borders
  • South Asian Journalists Association
  • Society of Environmental Journalists
  • Society of Professional Journalists
  • South Asian Research Centre for Advertisement, Journalism & Cartoons
  • Student Press Law Center
  • Trade, Association and Business Publications International
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