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Internship

Sports News Intern, Fall 2024

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Glendale

AI generated summary

  • You need sports journalism experience, Microsoft Office skills, and be a Junior/Senior undergrad or recent grad in relevant field. Must be enrolled in college or recent grad to qualify.
  • You will assist in preparing daily sports shows, interview coaches and players, research news topics, observe segment production, and watch live broadcasts both in-studio and on location at sports venues.

Off-cycle Internship

Media & JournalismGlendale

Description

  • Do you love getting a closer look at what goes on in the world of sports news? Join our team to experience being a part of the local sports production involved with the Eyewitness News Sports Department. From basketball to baseball, and hockey to golf, SoFi Stadium to the Rose Bowl, we cover the top stories in Los Angeles and beyond!
  • The approximate dates of this internship are September 2024 through early January 2025

Requirements

  • Experience (academic, employment, or extracurricular) within sports and/or sports journalism or media
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Working toward a degree in broadcast journalism, communications, television production or related field
  • Previous coursework in producing, writing, or editing
  • Previous experience (academic or internship) in journalism (print and/or broadcast); television, news and new media production; and/or television news script writing
  • Education:
  • Undergraduate students in their Junior or Senior year or recently graduated within the past 6 months preferred
  • Eligibility Requirements & Internship Information:
  • Candidates for this opportunity MUST meet all of the below requirements:
  • Be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months at time of application posting OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have not completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.
  • Possess unrestricted work authorization

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism

Responsibilities

  • Attend production meetings and be involved in the preparation of daily sports shows, segments and special programming like “Slam Dunk” and “Sunday Night Sports”
  • Interview coaches, players, transcribe the interviews, and log and observe sports telecasts
  • Research and contribute to sports news topics (including online/social media news research)
  • Observe how sports segments are written, edited, and delivered on-air
  • Observe production in the newsroom, in-studio, and in the field at locations like Dodger Stadium and the Crypto.com Arena

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Glendale