About City & State
City & State New York is the premier media organization dedicated to covering local and state politics and policy. Our in-depth political profiles, election trackers, scoops and analyses are essential to New York’s leaders. We offer round-the-clock coverage through our award-winning commentary, weekly publications, daily newsletters and events.
City & State is seeking a curious, independent and driven editorial intern to join our editorial team. From day one, you’ll take on serious stories about the people who call the shots in New York. Previous interns have interviewed candidates for governor, tracked legislation and held officials accountable. You’ll be part of the team as we cover the end of the 2024 legislative session and the highly anticipated primary elections, and you’ll be an essential voice in editorial discussions and pitch meetings.
In addition to writing for City & State, you will contribute to City & State’s vertical covering the influential nonprofit industry in New York. NYN Media, a sister publication to City & State, is the must-read news source for New York’s nonprofit leaders, providing robust coverage of the sector, opinion pieces, job postings, personnel moves and more through its website and daily NYN Media newsletter.
This is a part time (12-20 hours per week), paid, three-month internship beginning in late May 2024. This internship will be mostly remote, with the option of working at our Manhattan office.
This internship pays $20 per hour.
- Pitch, report and write stories covering New York City and state politics
- Support reporters and editors with research on long-term projects
- Potential to cover in-person events such as press conferences, campaign events and rallies
- Passion for New York politics
- Passion for writing and journalism
- Attention to detail and receptiveness to feedback
- Politics or journalism major is a plus
Please include a resume, cover letter and two writing and/or journalism samples. Applications will be considered in the order they are received. Please apply no later than March 8, 2024.
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