Washington post-summer Internships in USA


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 9564

Opportunity Description

The Post was established in 1877 by Meyer-Graham and up to now won more than 60 Pulitzer Prizes, from 2014 provides summer intern classes for eligible applicants. The full-time intern position is available for global applicants for the 2020 summer.

See the details of Washington Post Internship below:


Deadline: 9 October 2019

Program date: summer 2020

Result announcement date: 29 November 2019

Location: USA

Salary amount: 750 Dollars per week


  • Candidates must be a college junior or be graduated in a degree
  • Professional work experience in media as an employee or internship.
  • Candidates must have a driver’s license
  • Be proficient in English
  • Candidates must be creative and must have investigative skills.
  • Foreign Citizens can apply. but need to provide necessary documents to obtain the Work Visa
  • Applicants must be proficient in Photoshop CS. Photo management software and Mac and PC platforms.
  • Must be proficient in all aspects of digital video/audio and editing software including Final Cut Pro or Adobe premiere.
  • Have the ability to write smart headlines and blurbs.
  • Must be proficient HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Photoshop, and InDesign.
  • Have the skills of either Adobe Audition or Pro Tools

Internship responsibility:

  • Report and articles writing
  • Edit the copies (interns must be able to edit the news clearly, concisely, energetically and creatively)
  • Photographing
  • Shoot and video editing
  • Graphic designing on multiple platforms
  • Writing headlines that are tailored for print and digital audiences
  • Web updating and mobile sites with fresh content and making sure article pages have critical web elements.
  • Digital and news designing
  • Graphics Reporters and Developers (visual stories and present data on the web must be provided by the applicants)
  • Social media producers (the useful conversation on the Washington Post website and social media platforms including newsletters must be provided by the applicants).
  • Audio Producers (record, write and edit audio stories for long-form and short-term podcasts)


Required documents:

  • Resume
  • Samples of your work
  • Autobiographical essay
  • Portfolio of your work
  • Include three links to audio clips

Note: all documents must be in English

How to apply:

  • Interested applicants can fill the application form
  • Apply NOW 
  • Applicants will be informed of the selection committee’s decision

Contact address newsinterns@washpost.com

For more info about the internship, please check the Washington Post summer internship website 

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