Jobs and Internships

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Winter-Spring 2020 Editorial Internships

Apply via Submittable. Here's what you will need to do.

Editorial interns assist with research, fact-checking, social media, data entry and library services for both the print magazine and the daily website.

Interns are encouraged to contribute editorially, writing book briefs and articles as assigned, and participating in generating story ideas, as well as pursuing their own projects under the guidance of Prospect staff.

We encourage interns to fully integrate themselves into the Prospect’s editorial operations while taking full advantage of the public events only available in Washington, D.C.

Juniors, seniors, grad students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply. Full and part time internships available; stipend is $70 per day.

Your TAP Internship application includes...

  • Your résumé.
  • Three writing samples.
  • Consider clips or posts, academic papers and unpublished pieces. 
  • And, a letter about yourself that also answers these questions:
  • What magazines, newspapers and websites do you read regularly?
  • Who are your intellectual and political heroes?
  • Where do you see yourself in five years and why?

Submit your application by Saturday, February 1, 2020.