Journalism Intern


Journalism Intern

Are you an eager and dedicated journalism student who’s passionate about news? Do you know how to write interesting, engaging stories under tight deadlines -- without sacrificing accuracy? Can you take a story that’s been covered by other media outlets and make it your own?

If so, this internship is for you!

As a journalism intern for Render Media, you will research and write articles for, the company’s flagship news site boasting 32 million unique monthly visitors.

We're looking for interns to cover politics, world, health, religion, society and social/viral stories.

This paid internship will last approximately three months. Students can earn college credit, and there is an opportunity for advancement to freelance upon completion of the internship.


  • Research stories
  • Write strong, original copy
  • Craft punchy headlines
  • Adhere to Render and AP style guidelines

Job Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in college (strongly preferred)
  • Successful completion of at least one journalism course
  • Knowledge of AP style
  • Outstanding research skills
  • Exceptional writing skills and strong journalistic integrity
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Independent, dependable, efficient, flexible and friendly


  • Fast-paced startup environment, where everyone's contribution is recognized
  • Great experience with proven, successful entrepreneurs
  • Supportive, understanding editorial staff
  • Regular feedback on your work
  • Telecommute
  • Learn about various media-related topics via an intern training program
  • Opportunity to join the editorial team as a freelance writer upon successful completion of the internship

To Apply, Please Send

  • Your resume
  • Three writing samples
  • A cover letter explaining why you're a good fit
  • Three story ideas that match our style and content