EARMILK is looking for interns to assist in our news desk who have demonstrated a knack for the basics of online news gathering and wants to start digging deeper and writing longer.

The main responsibilities of the news intern include scouring the deep web for breaking music industry news, knowledgeable in utilizing various social media platforms, writing one weekly news story (400 words) as well as a goal of one full-length news feature per month (1,000 words) during the duration of the internship. Other duties include fact checking and web publishing. We offer the chance to regularly pitch contributed blog posts and will aid the editorial staff in news/feature story assignments. There will be opportunities to work on long-form cover stories for those prepared to do so. Interns will work directly with EARMILK’s world class reporters to complete the required tasks and reporting duties.We offer college credit only for our internships.

Duties:

This is a part-time position requiring at least 10 hours of work per week (varies depending on college requirements)
Monitoring social media and other news outlets for breaking stories and immediately alerting staff mentor.
Assisting the social media team with creating posts and sharing news.
Proof read, edit, review, create, monitor, write and type content following AP style to ensure it is ready for publication.
Applicants can work remotely.
Will be given the opportunity to produce some original content.
Will pitch articles and will receive a byline if the article is published.
Other job related duties as assigned.

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* 1. Full Name

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* 2. Contact Details

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* 3. Writing Experience

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* 4. Which category below includes your age?

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* 5. What was your favorite album or single of last year and why?

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* 6. Briefly discuss your favorite album growing up (extra points for honesty).

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* 7. What websites and social media platforms do you utilize when searching for new music? (provide a link to your own social media channels)

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* 8. Please provide up to 5 examples of your previous work

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* 9. What days and hours during the week will you be available to oversee the news desk?

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* 10. How long have you been following EARMILK?

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* 11. Copy and paste resume.

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* 12. Will you be able to receive college credit for this unpaid internship?

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