Global and International Media Image




Internships -- News-EditorialMagazines Image

home > internships > news-editorial

Below is a list of international internships in news-editorial available through, and sponsored by, a number of different organizations. The list is NOT an exhaustive one. Rather, it provides a sampling of potential internships in various areas throughout the globe outside of the United States. The internship listings are organized first according to region. Countries are listed alphabetically within each region. Every effort is made to regularly update the links below. However, if you should find a link that does not work, please contact us. Also, please note: when you click on a link, a new browser window will open. This will enable you to easily go between our pages and any pages you click on.

General (The Overseas Press Club)
The Overseas Press Club sponsors two student internships per academic semester - one in the autumn from September to December, one in the spring from January through April and another during the summer months, May through August.
http://www.opcofamerica.org/internships/

AFRICA

Africa Image
Ghana (global crossroad)

Global Crossroad offers internships in Ghana in any area in collaboration with our local partners. Areas of Ghana internship include (but are not limited to): Teaching; Developmental Studies; Journalism; Ghana language; Report Writing.
http://www.globalcrossroad.com/ghana/internship.php

South Africa (global crossroad)
In our internship in South Africa program, we manage internship projects in many areas in collaboration with our local partners. Areas of South Africa internship include (but are not limited to): Teaching; Developmental Studies; Journalism; South African Language; Report Writing.
http://www.globalcrossroad.com/southafrica/internship.php

Togo (global crossroad)
Global Crossroad offers internships in Togo in collaboration with local partners, schools, colleges, and health centers. Areas of internship Togo include (but are not limited to): Teaching; Developmental Studies; Journalism; Togo language; Report Writing.
http://www.globalcrossroad.com/togo/internshiptogo.php

ASIA

Asia Image
China
Hong Kong (Syracuse University)

The internship experience allows for in-depth and practical understanding of how business and government function in Hong Kong. Placements are available in international and non-governmental organizations, businesses, banking firms, and the communications industry. Previous placements have included NBC Asia, Star TV, AT&T, the U.S. Consulate of Hong Kong, Merrill Lynch, Amnesty International, SL+A Architecture Firm, and Calvin Klein Asia. Students also worked with Hong Kong legislators, consulting and law firms, and trade magazine publishers.
http://suabroad.syr.edu/programs/hongkong/internships.asp

China (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Mongolia (I-to-i.com)
You can join the editorial team at one of two English-language newspapers in Ulaan Baatar or become a member of an international news agency. Volunteers fluent in English are needed to help the full-time staff of journalists, administrators and designers. Keep busy with the crucial editing and proofreading of stories that cover the economy, politics, culture and sports. There may even be opportunities to get involved with feature-writing or photojournalism, and the experience will look great on your résumé.
http://www.i-to-i.com/ProjectBooking.aspx?mid=537&tabindex=2&tabid=
134&subtabindex=0&subtabid=218&ci=en-us&pmt=0&prj=5&dst=17&pkg=1&stg=2

Nepal (Experiential Learning Experiences)
ELI bases its journalism programs in Kathmandu in any of a variety of English language newspapers. Because English is widely spoken by the educated, these papers have a large circulation. Your native English skills will be appreciated by those you work with. You may find yourself out in the field reporting, or perhaps working at the editor's desk. If you have graphics expertise, you may be able to incorporate this into your duties as well.
http://www.eliabroad.com/int/NEPAL/journalism.html

Russia (State University of New York at Brockport)
Internships available in Journalism, Communications, and other fields. Open to upper level juniors and seniors with a 2.75 and higher GPA.
http://www.studyabroad.com/suny/brockport

Saudi Arabia (International Islamic News Agency)
Gain journalism experience in a different cultural environment. Intern's responsibilities depend upon the office's needs at the time.
http://www.islamicnews.org/index.shtml

AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

Australia & New Zealand Image
Australia (Global Experiences)

Together with our affiliates, Global Experiences is Australia's largest independent internship provider. With over 1000 companies in our database, many of which are multinational, and locations throughout all of Australia, we are sure to find a placement perfect for you. Whether you are interested in just the internship placement or everything from your accommodation, airport pickup and even your social activities, we will organize everything for you.
http://www.globalexperiences.com/internships/australia/

Australia (Boston University)
The Sydney Internship Program offers a semester of study and work in beautiful, cosmopolitan Sydney, Australia, one of the hubs of the Pacific Rim. This program combines a professional internship with coursework on Australia’s dynamic history, contemporary culture, and place in the modern world, including its literature, film, mass media, politics, economy and art.
http://web.bu.edu/abroad/programs/australia/
sydney/sydney_int/index.html

Australia (State University of New York at Brockport)
Internships available in Journalism, Communications, and other fields. Open to upper level juniors and seniors with a 2.75 and higher GPA.
http://www.studyabroad.com/suny/brockport

Australia
Melbourne
Educational Programmes Abroad (EPA)
Internships available in Government, Advocacy Organizations, Media, Journalism, Publishing, Advertising, and Public Relations. Open to juniors, seniors, and graduates with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Not all types of internships available at all program sites.
http://www.epa-internships.org

New Zealand
Auckland

The Auckland Programs offer students the opportunity to study and work in Auckland, New Zealand, the gateway to the South Pacific . . . Internship areas include advertising and public relations, arts and arts administration, hospitality administration, journalism, politics and marketing. Other internship areas are under development.
http://web.bu.edu/abroad/programs/new_zealand/auckland
/auckland_progs/index.html

EUROPE

Europe Image
The Study-Intern Program was conceived for the many people who are passionate about European culture and wish to improve their Spanish or French while making social and professional contacts for the future in Spain or Belgium. It is an economic solution for those who wish to combine exposure to people, life and pleasure with something more practical.
http://www.bestprograms.org/internships.php

Belgium (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Czech Republic (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

France (Alma College)
Paris

Students take one month of intensive foreign language before the internship begins and two elective classes that supplement the internship. Open to juniors and seniors with a minumum GPA of 3.0.
http://www.alma.edu/academics/international/

France (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Germany
Berlin/Bonn
Educational Programmes Abroad (EPA)
Internships available in Government, Advocacy Organizations, Media, Journalism, Publishing, Advertising, and Public Relations. Open to juniors, seniors, and graduates with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Not all types of internships available at all program sites.
http://www.epa-internships.org

Germany (State University of New York at Brockport)
Internships available in Journalism, Communications, and other fields. Open to upper level juniors and seniors with a 2.75 and higher GPA.
http://www.studyabroad.com/suny/brockport

Germany (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Germany
Studienforum Berlin e. V
Berlin

The Studienforum Berlin's Internship program is open to undergraduate and graduate students in all fields of study. Preference is given to students who have taken at least one year of conversational German. In order to do an international internship, make clear what the purpose of the internship is and how it contributes to your field of study.
Contact Gisela Jacobsen: hdajacobsen@studienforum-berlin.de

Great Britain (Boston University)
London

Study Britain's news media in the context of the political, cultural, and social life of the United Kingdom by participating in the daily life of a newspaper, magazine, publishing house, or a broadcast news organization. Past internship placements have included CNN, BBC, Good Food Magazine, Simon & Schuster, and The Sunday Times.
http://web.bu.edu/abroad/programs/england/london/
london_int/aca.html#jou

Great Britain (Temple University)
London

Professional experiences in a British setting in Journalism, Radio, TV, Film, Theature, Advertising, Broadcasting, Film and Media Arts.
http://www.temple.edu/sct/studentaffairs/study_abroad/index.html

Great Britain
London

Educational Programmes Abroad (EPA)
Internships available in Government, Advocacy Organizations, Media, Journalism, Publishing, Advertising, and Public Relations. Open to juniors, seniors, and graduates with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Not all types of internships available at all program sites.
http://www.epa-internships.org

Great Britain (Alma College)
London

Students take one month of intensive foreign language before the internship begins and two elective classes that supplement the internship. Open to juniors and seniors with a minumum GPA of 3.0.
http://www.alma.edu/academics/international/

Great Britain (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Great Britain (Syracuse University)
London

For 25 years Syracuse University's London Center has integrated academic, professional, and field experiences that take full advantage of the city's diverse resources. Now students in all disciplines may enroll in a professional, high-level internship in their career field and complete a full semester's coursework toward their professional or liberal arts degrees.
http://suabroad.syr.edu/programs/london/internships.asp

Great Britain (Huron University)
London

Most internships are in an area of academic interest, which affords the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of business issues. Internships available in Journalism, Broadcast Media, and more.
http://www.huron.ac.uk/

Great Britain
Edinburgh

Educational Programmes Abroad (EPA)
Internships available in Government, Advocacy Organizations, Media, Journalism, Publishing, Advertising, and Public Relations. Open to juniors, seniors, and graduates with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Not all types of internships available at all program sites.
http://www.epa-internships.org

Great Britain (State University of New York at Brockport)
Internships available in Journalism, Communications, and other fields. Open to upper level juniors and seniors with a 2.75 and higher GPA.
http://www.studyabroad.com/suny/brockport

Ireland (American College Dublin)
Dublin

Internship opportunities at American College Dublin are intended for highly motivated, serious students who are prepared to devote considerable time to their placement, willing to take on responsibility, and eager to learn more about their field of study. The program combines the internship experience with academic coursework and is designed to be flexible and tailored to individual students’ needs.
http://acdireland.edu/internships/index.cfm?id=18

Ireland (State University of New York at Brockport)
Internships available in Journalism, Communications, and other fields. Open to upper level juniors and seniors with a 2.75 and higher GPA.
http://www.studyabroad.com/suny/brockport

Italy (Global Experiences)
Global Experiences is pleased to announce its 2004-2005 program opportunities in beautiful and historic Italy. Learn Italian and gain practical work experience in the heart of Italian culture and business while benefiting from a uniquely rewarding personal and professional experience.
http://www.globalexperiences.com/internships/italy/

Russia (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Spain (Boston University)
Madrid

The Madrid Internship Program offers intermediate and advanced speakers (Levels II and III) the opportunity to combine a four-credit internship with three other courses to complete the semester. Internship placements are available in a variety of fields.
http://web.bu.edu/abroad/programs/spain/madrid/
madrid_ay/index.html

Spain (Alma College)
Madrid

Students take one month of intensive foreign language before the internship begins and two elective classes that supplement the internship. Open to juniors and seniors with a minumum GPA of 3.0.
http://www.alma.edu/academics/international/

Spain
Madrid
Educational Programmes Abroad (EPA)
Internships available in Government, Advocacy Organizations, Media, Journalism, Publishing, Advertising, and Public Relations. Open to juniors, seniors, and graduates with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Not all types of internships available at all program sites.
http://www.epa-internships.org

Spain
Madrid (Syracuse University)

Internships in Madrid are offered in virtually every field- from business to social services to communications. Students take from 1-3 credits, depending on their schedules. Some placements require proficiency in Spanish.
http://suabroad.syr.edu/programs/madrid/internships.asp

Spain
Madrid
Cultural Experiences Abroad (CEA)

Internships in Madrid are available in major industries, including marketing, journalism, advertising hand publications, and non-governmental organizations. Internship placement is contingent upon the participant's level of proficiency in Spanish, academic background, and relevant work experience.
http://www.GoWithCEA.com/r/DII02.intern.asp

Spain (bestprograms.org)
The Study-Intern Program was conceived for the many people who are passionate about European culture and wish to improve their Spanish or French while making social and professional contacts for the future in Spain or Belgium. It is an economic solution for those who wish to combine exposure to people, life and pleasure with something more practical.
http://www.bestprograms.org/internships.php

Switzerland (Syracuse University)
This program places graduate students in international relations, and related fields in internships with international organizations in Geneva. The first several days of the nine-week program are devoted to an intensive introductory course on international organizations and an orientation to Geneva. For the next eight weeks will work in an international organization. Geneva is home to the International Labor Organization (ILO), World Health Organization (WHO), the World Trade Organization (WTO) and many non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that focus on international problems. Interns usually perform tasks such as library research, editing, translating, writing reports, designing newsletters, and computer programming. Sometime, interns are invited to attend conferences outside of Switzerland.
http://suabroad.syr.edu/programs/summer/internships.asp?where=switz

Wales
Swansea
Interstudy
Internship positions have been secured in Journalism, Government and Legislature, Media, Advertising, Fashion, and the Music Industry. Students should be aware that the internships are competitive and that they should be able to demonstrate relevant skills and knowledge in the field in which they hope to secure an internship.
http://www.interstudy.org

SOUTH & CENTRAL AMERICA

S. & Cen. America Image

Argentina (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Bolivia (Ameri Span)
La Paz

A variety of organizations in La Paz that are involved with various aspects of media. Included areas are: historical photography research, multimedia production and web design. Volunteers are needed to work as editors, researchers, photographers, producers, camera technicians, web designers, programmers, and more.
http://www.amerispan.com/volunteer_intern/Bolivia/Sucre/243

Bolivia (Alma College)
Sucm

Students take one month of intensive foreign language before the internship begins and two elective classes that supplement the internship. Open to juniors and seniors with a minumum GPA of 3.0.
http://www.alma.edu/academics/international/

Chile (adelanteabroad.com)
Vina del Mar / Valparaiso

Work in the fields of marketing, communications and public relationships for different companies and organizations. They will be in charge of editing texts,interviewing people, etc. They can also participate in the creation and development of brochures and institutional promotion, and assisting in creative projects.
ttp://www.adelanteabroad.com/Chile/chile_intern2.cfm

Chile (American University)
Gain a perspecitve of work, ethics, and professional experience in a different cultural setting. Minimum of a second semester sophomore with a 2.75 or better GPA. Students going to Spanish-speaking areas must be proficient in Spanish.
http://www.worldcapitals.american.edu/public/index.cfm

Chile (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee)
London

Enrich and intensify your experience by becoming directly involved in the local community. Internships available in Journalism or Information Technology.
Contact: overseas@umn.edu

Costa Rica (Institute for Central American Studies)
San Jose
Mesoamerica is published monthly with the goal of promotion of international understanding of the realities of Central America. The internship program gives valuable practical experience in the areas of journalism and Latin-American Studies as well as the opportunity to live in a cross-cultural situation.
Contact Linda J. Holland at mesoamer@racsa.co.cr

Ecuador (Experiential Learning International)
Quito

The newspaper " LA HORA", in Quito, has given our participants many opportunities to learn and get hands on experience. The participants learn how to write an article and, depending on their level of Spanish, they may contribute articles, or they may go out in the field to research specific topics or even go to sessions of congress.
http://www.eliabroad.com/int/ecuador/page1media.html

Ecudaor (Alma College)
Quito

Students take one month of intensive foreign language before the internship begins and two elective classes that supplement the internship. Open to juniors and seniors with a minumum GPA of 3.0.
http://www.alma.edu/academics/international/

Mexico (adelanteabroad.com)
Oaxaca

A sample of past and existing work assignments in this sector are: Spanish language newspaper for Oaxacans abroad. All internships must be confirmed in advance as space depends on availability and intern's experience and interests. Other internship areas may likely be available on request.
Mexico (intern.abroad.com)
Cuernavaca
1. Opportunity to learn applicable aspects of writing and journalism through a local newspaper. Write feature articles, press releases and opinion; research related articles through internet.
2. Formulate/develop various articles & materials for wide range of target populations & topics.
3. Interface with newspaper and other media colleges in the State of Morelos (TV, radio, etc.)
4. Data entry for 2 departments (Editor and Director) and other assigned office coordination responsibilities.
http://www.internabroad.com/listingsp3.cfm/listing/16018

Mexico (State University of New York at Brockport)
Internships available in Journalism, Communications, and other fields. Open to upper level juniors and seniors with a 2.75 and higher GPA.
http://www.studyabroad.com/suny/brockport

Mexico (internabroad.com)
Will assist Director in the organizing and implementation of his daily work and projects that relate to the safe house program within the scope of the needs of the organization. This person will facilitate correspondence, fundraising, online research, and reports as needed. Assignments, based on individual skill sets of the volunteer, may include work in accounting, agency collaboration, awareness campaigns, casting documentaries, communications, employee relations, forecast planning, fundraising, graphics, investing, operations control, organizing, policy development, property acquisition, public relations, reporting, staffing, training, web page development, and work related to providing humanitarian services.
http://www.internabroad.com/listingsp3.cfm/listing/19215

Peru (Alma College)
Cuzco

Students take one month of intensive foreign language before the internship begins and two elective classes that supplement the internship. Open to juniors and seniors with a minumum GPA of 3.0.
http://www.alma.edu/academics/international/