Paid Summer Internship at Washington Post

Paid Summer Internship at Washington Post

Deadline: October 16, 2015

The Washington Post is offering paid summer internships for reporters; photographers and videographers; copy editors and multiplatform producers; news and digital designers; graphics reporters and developers; and social media producers. The interns report and write articles, edit copy, take photographs, shoot and edit video, create graphics and design on multiple platforms. We treat them as staff members during their employment.


The internship is paid.


  • Applicants must be a college junior, senior or graduate student enrolled in a degree program on October 16, 2015.
  • They must have had at least one professional news media job or internship.

Application Process

  • Complete the online application and attach all relevant materials, including résumé, work samples and autobiographical essay.
  • Once your application is submitted, you will receive a notification that it has been received. All applicants will be notified of the selection committee’s decisions by Nov 20.
  • Read FAQ.

For more information, contact: Tracy Grant, Deputy Managing Editor at [email protected] or visit Washington Post Summer Internships.