Posted: January 31, 2023
What: Student Intern for WKRG-TV News 5
Where: WKRG-TV News Station – Mobile, AL
Office Location: 555 Broadcast Dr., Mobile, AL 36606
The program is a great fit for students who aspire to careers in News/Journalism (multi-media journalists, producers, videographers, reporters, anchors, etc.), Weather (on-camera Meteorologists, weather producers), and Production (newscast and live program directors, audio operators, graphics creators & operators, video editors, etc.), and other disciplines. It might also be a good fit for students who aspire to careers which interact with editorial professionals or careers in content marketing, public relations, marketing, and promotions.
Students majoring in fields of study including Journalism, Broadcasting, Digital Content, Meteorology/Atmospheric Sciences, English, Creative Writing, Literature, Pre-Law, Political Science, and Criminal Justice are encouraged to apply.
Monday, January 30, 2023 – Application Period Opens
Thursday, May 11, 2023 – Application Period Closes on or, per rolling acceptance, before this date
May 2023 – Group Internship Orientation Session (via Video Conference Call on a Day/Time TBD)
How to Apply:
Go to the Nexstar Careers portal and apply for Summer 2023 Unpaid News Internship [REQ-22963] no later than 5 p.m. CST, Thursday, May 11, 2023. We recommend you apply as soon as possible.
After submitting your application online, please email a copy of your resume to WKRG News Director Gene Kirkconnell. The body of that email should include a short note explaining why you are interested in participating in Summer 2023 internship program. Also, in that email, offer up several timeslots which are convenient for you to participate in a video conference to interview for the position.