An internship with Utah Valley Business News lasts for a period of 6 weeks. All interns are required to write a minimum of 3 times a week for the duration of their internship.
The internship is unpaid and no school credit is provided. However, interns are provided with their own byline and a place on the Masthead.
Example Press Pass issued by Utah Valley Business News
In addition, interns are given the opportunity to have their work published online and will be issued with a free 12 month press pass to assist them in their journalistic intern role and beyond.
As the internship is based online; there is no need to worry about the morning commute! However, one must have access to a computer and reliable internet connection to be able to do the work.
What are we looking for?
Utah Valley Business News is an organization very much focused on serving the community. We have no age limit for our interns and we encourage applications from mature students and are also very keen for persons who are housebound through illness or disability to apply to gain valuable home-based work experience.
Internship applicants must have;
A strong grasp of the English language (including spelling and grammar)
Basic word processing skills
Competent internet navigation skills
Access to a computer and a reliable internet connection
And the ability to;
Organize administrative projects
Demonstrate effective written communication skills
Meet deadlines and maintain a flexible schedule
Please remember, all work submitted to us should always be informative, original and relevant to business news from across Utah State.
To be considered for an internship, please write a 400 to 500 word article related to Utah Business News and submit by using the below form together with demonstration of your article research.