Only A Game Internship
[NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE SUMMER 2014]
Overview: Sports-minded writer needed for WBUR and NPR’s Only A Game. Heard on more than 200 stations nationwide, the show covers everything from mainstream sports to skillet tossing.
Responsibilities: The intern is responsible for writing copy, choosing photos, and creating photo galleries for OAG’s website. Duties include “webifying” radio scripts and writing copy based on radio interviews. Occasional research and transcription duties will be assigned as needed.
Skills: Candidates should be fast, accurate, and conversational writers. Familiarity with the AP Stylebook is essential. An interest in sports is a plus. A technical background is not required. Please include 1-2 short journalistic writing samples with your application.
Time commitment: One available internship, 9-12 hours per week, including 5-6 hours each Friday afternoon and 2-3 hours on Wednesday and Thursday.