The Society of Professional Journalists annually awards two Pulliam/Kilgore Freedom of Information Internships. One intern works in the offices of the Society's First Amendment legal counsel in Washington, D.C. The other intern works at the Society's National Headquarters in Indianapolis.
The interns research and write about freedom of information issues while assisting the Societys Freedom of Information Committee and First Amendment legal counsel in preparing SPJs annual Freedom of Information Report. Other responsibilities may include working on the SPJ website and assisting with SPJ programs and initiatives.
Interns receive a stipend of $400 per week and work during a mutually agreeable 10-week period during the summer. Recipients are notified in late February and should arrange to start their internships in late May or early June.
Applications must be postmarked by January 22, 2014. Get all the details, including how to apply, inside.
SPJs The Society of Professional Journalists, the largest and most broad-based membership association for journalists in the nation, is seeking a candidate to fill its yearlong Communications Postgraduate Internship for writing, marketing, social media and public relations efforts.