Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Katie Mansfield Intern Info


  • Enrolled in a Bachelor's/Masters program at an accredited college or university.
  • 18 years or older and current sophomore standing or above
  • Able to receive academic credit from their college or university prior to starting assignment
  • Commit to a minimum of 3 days per week either on a part-time or full-time basis
MSNBC looks for students who are committed to a career in media/broadcasting through experiences in their major studies, college clubs/organizations, prior media based internships or prior media work experience. Grade point average, community service, and leadership experience are also an important part of the total assessment of student applicants.

All Internships are located at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, NY unless otherwise stated.

How to apply

  • Internship for The Today Show is through MSNBC. You must submit your resume and cover letter at Once you are at the site, click on internships and then choose NY or LA area.
Internships available

  • Newsroom Internship
  • Primetime Intern
  • Archives/Acquisitions Intern
  • Strategic Operations Internship
  • On-Air Graphics Internship
  • NBC Satellite Operations Internship
  • Technical Operations Internship
  • Others available in other fields


Online info
  • Go to
  • Click on careers
  • That will bring you to the KBCI TV sites
  • Choose News Internship

Date Available: 8/1/2009
Application Deadline: Open until filled


The KBCI CBS Channel 2 News Internship Program is an educational program designed for students interested in pursuing a career in Journalism, Broadcasting or Communication. The Internship is designed to give college students a broad look at working in a television newsroom.

Departments: News



*In your application please indicate the department you desire to serve as an intern. Each student is selected and assigned at the discretion of the News Director. The number of positions varies per department.

Internship Location: Boise, ID

(*Interns are responsible for housing and expenses.)

Full-time and Part-time opportunities are available.

Minimum requirement: 3 days/week, 5 hours/day, schedules will be fixed, but flexible.


As an Intern, you will receive a hands-on education by being a member of the KBCI-TV Newsroom team, responsible for a variety of tasks in the News department. This position requires schedule flexibility, as well as a person who can adapt to changes quickly. Interns will be assigned to a variety of different assignments, based on that day’s needs.


As a News Intern you will be exposed to a variety of tasks in the Newsroom. You will get full exposure to the day-to-day activities of a busy News department. Internship duties can include logging tapes, coordinating scripts, researching, assisting during shoots, selecting footage, answering viewer mail, and clerical duties.


As a Sports Intern you will be assisting the Sports department in gathering and researching of sports related information/stats, logging tape, coordinating scripts, and assisting with remote sporting event shoots. This internship will provide a general overview of the daily activities of a Sports News department.


As a Web Intern you will exposed to day-to-day News requirements with regards to the KBCI-TV website. You will assist in researching and writing stories for publication on the KBCI-TV website, gain knowledge of AP style, learn basics of website content management and publication, learn how to capture and digitize images and videos for web publication, assist with gathering other content and materials for publication on the KBCI-TV website.


Students who are currently attending an accredited college and have achieved junior or senior status are eligible. A variety of majors qualify including Journalism, Broadcasting, Communication, Public Relations, and more. Participants must have an interest in a News career, good computer skills, excellent written and verbal communication abilities, and knowledge of current events. A 3.0 GPA or above is recommended.

Other Information

This is an unpaid internship. Students are required to provide official documentation on school letterhead confirming that they will receive credit for the internship. This documentation must be on file prior to start date.

How to Apply

Application Instructions:
To apply, please submit a cover letter explaining your interest in the Internship including department, your availability, a resume, and two letters of recommendation (one from a teacher/professor, one from a member of the business community).

Attn: Human Resource Department

News Internship

KBCI Channel 2

140 N. 16th Street

Boise, ID 83702

Fax (208)472-2212

*No phone calls please.

Application Status:
Due to the high volume of applicants, the office cannot respond to application status inquiries. The office reviews all submitted applications and contacts selected candidates for a phone interview.

Beartooth NBC-Helena

Although internships are available at Beartooth NBC, there is no information available online about this internship. You must call Beartooth NBC at 406-457-1212 and either talk to Don Dunwell, Director of the News Department, or send him an email at containing your cover letter and resume, along with what you are interning for. is the website for this news station.

Emily Adamson Internship Research

Seattle Mariners


o Must be enrolled in an accredited 4 year university leading to a BA/advanced degree.

o Provide proof of college credit

o Priority given to students who attend college in NW region or have attended high school in Washington.

How to Apply:

o Send Resume to

o Human Resources Manager

PO Box 4100

Seattle, WA 98194


o None listed at this time

Contact Person:

o Jeremy Weir – HR

Online Info:




o Must be a college Junior, Senior, or Grad Student.

o Have strong academic record

How to Apply:

o Create a candidate profile and submit cover letter and resume online



o Spring 2010 – Deadline December 11, 2009

o Summer 2010 – Deadline March 12, 2010

o Fall 2010 – Deadline July 31, 2010

Online Info:


FSN Northwest


o Active student who has completed minimum of 2 years towards BA

o Relevant course work to the internship.

How to Apply:

o Online Application



o No specific deadlines. Work with availability of candidates.

Contact Person:

o Jill Wiggins