Photojournalist Intern

Posted: 7/17/2017 | Expires: 8/16/2017

Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Function: Production
Specialty: Creative, Photo
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Job Title
Photojournalist Intern

Job Description

3TV & CBS 5

The James Alan Cox Foundation for Student Photojournalists

Photojournalist Internship Program

If you're a current junior or senior in college, intern in sunny Phoenix, Arizona at the local 3TV and CBS 5 news stations. 3TV/CBS 5 and The James Alan Cox Foundation for Student Photojournalists are committed to developing photojournalism interns from colleges and accredited universities.

All of our interns receive the benefit of being assigned a mentor. The mentor will provide a platform to develop skills and experience. Our mentors will provide a learning partnership with our interns, and teach them all there is to know about the fascinating world of television and development of photojournalism (video) skills. Program will include traditional television news photojournalism, editing, sports - and more! This is a paid position (15 hours per week maximum schedule) and the student must be pre-approved for college credit. The Fall 2017 internship will run 15 weeks; August 28 through December 8, 2017.

To be considered for the internship, please submit the following when applying to requisition JR03631 through Deadline to submit is August 4, 2017. EOE.
1. Attach a cover letter explaining why you would like to be selected for this internship.
2. Résumé of your current college and other related experience
3. Academic and/or professional references
4. A video sample of your recent journalism work
(Please limit to a total of 5 minutes and attach a web link.)

Our internship criteria require the selected student to be in their current junior or senior year in college during the term of the internship, have completed a journalism writing course and be interested in becoming a news (video) photojournalist. Prior experience with live video shooting and editing preferred.

The internship is located at 5555 N. 7th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85013. For more information about the stations, please visit

For more information about the James Alan Cox Foundation for Student Photojournalists, please visit


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