RVANews is looking for an editorial intern!!!
RVANews is a Richmond-based online magazine that’s quickly becoming the city’s source for news, entertainment, sports, and events. We provide a one-stop online resource where Richmonders can stay up-to-date with what’s going on in their hometown.
As the editorial intern, you will become an important part of the RVANews staff, working with our team to brainstorm and develop content for our website. You will be expected to not only produce feature stories but also assist with the daily development and implementation of our regular content.
You will be held to the standards of style, accuracy, fairness, and deadlines maintained by RVANews and will be responsible for completing necessary research, making contacts, and establishing sources during the internship period.
• 15 hours per week (majority in-office hours)
• Multiple stories (about 750 words total) per week
• One long-form feature article (greater than 2500 words) per semester
This position will be based out of our office located on the1500 block of W. Main Street. Some local travel will be required for research and interviews. You must be able to provide your own transportation.
The position is unpaid. However, it is eligible for class credit if approved by VCU.
To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter, two writing samples, and a list of three potential stories pertaining to the Richmond-area that you’d be interested in covering firstname.lastname@example.org with “Editorial Intern” in the subject line.