Washington Week Fellowship

Employer
WETA
Location
Arlington, Virginia
Salary
Stipend
Posted
Apr 21, 2017
Closes
May 08, 2017
Specialty
News & Journalism
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

Do you have a passion for journalism, new media and public television?  The Washington Week Fellowship for emerging journalists is a six-month, paid position where you can gain hands-on, real-world experience working on "Washington Week," the longest running news analysis program on PBS.  The program is seeking news junkies who are creative and have strong attention to detail. Journalism and political science graduates are preferred but not required.

Funding for this program is provided by the Newman's Own Foundation. This is a full-time position, not to exceed 6 months, with a fellowship stipend of three thousand dollars ($3,000) per month (less applicable taxes and withholdings).

For consideration, please include a cover letter, resume, contact information for three professional references, and a sample of your work (writing, video production, or web-content). For a full job description or to apply through our online application please click here. Application deadline is Monday, May 8, 2017 (11:59 pm EST). In-person or Skype interviews will be conducted the week of May 22nd with a final interview round to be held the week of May 29th. Notifications will be made the week of June 5th.

To confirm that a WETA or PBS NewsHour job posting is under recruitment, please visit our websites for our current job postings list: www.weta.org and www.pbsnewshour.org.

 

WETA is an equal employment opportunity employer.  WETA does not discriminate against employees or applications on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.