Cleveland Magazine is looking for editorial interns for fall 2011. The
deadline for applying is July 15. (We have already chosen our summer
The internships are unpaid. (We reimburse for parking or a bus pass.) The
internships range from 16 to 32 hours a week.
Duties include fact-checking, researching, writing and some clerical work
for Cleveland Magazine, its sister publication Inside Business, and other
publications. Our interns are highly valued and are integrated into the
editorial team. They are entrusted with serious responsibilities and given
plenty of opportunity for professional development.
We¹re looking for bright student journalists or recent grads with experience
at their college newspapers or magazines. The ideal candidates also have a
flair for magazine-style feature writing and knowledge of Cleveland.
Multimedia experience is helpful. Candidates must live or go to college in
the Cleveland area (Akron, Kent, and Oberlin included). Minority candidates
are encouraged to apply.
To apply, send a cover letter explaining what you could bring to the job, a
resume, references, the date you would be able to start, and 4-5 published
samples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org or: Erick Trickey;
Senior Editor; Cleveland Magazine; 1422 Euclid Avenue Suite 730; Cleveland,
We are looking for one intern to be our social media intern. That intern
will take on writing and fact-checking duties like the other interns, but
also spend part of their time coming up with innovative ways to use social
media to attract attention to our print content, further engage our readers
and attract new audiences. If you¹re interested, explain in your cover
letter what experience you have using social media to promote your own
journalism or the work of others. Also send links to examples.
Cleveland Magazine takes on editorial department interns three times a year:
for fall and winter/spring semesters and for summer.