New York Times Thomas Morgan Visual Journalism Internship in Photography in New York, New York

Job Description

The Thomas Morgan Visual Journalism intern in photography works with Times photographers and editors, shooting assignments for every section of the report. The goal is to give the interns a taste of news, feature and sports photography, as well as the opportunity to learn lighting techniques from professionals. Working closely with Times editors, interns are also expected to initiate enterprise projects apart from daily assignments.

Morgan interns get assignments for publication in various sections of The Times, receiving credit lines where applicable.

Applicants should submit a resume and portfolio reflecting a cross-section of their best work: portraits, features, sports and hard news. Interns are chosen for design, graphics and photography, and must be juniors or seniors with news experience.

Thomas Morgan at http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/27/nyregion/27morgan.html , who died in December 2007, was a reporter, editor and manager at The Times. He was a past president of the National Association of Black Journalists, and received lifetime achievement awards from NABJ and the University of Missouri, his alma mater. His honors include a Nieman Fellowship at Harvard University in 1990 and induction into the hall of fame of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association in 2005.

In recognition of Morgan’s alma mater, students from the University of Missouri at Columbia will be given preference for one of the internships each year.

The New York Times Newsroom Summer Internship Details

  • The New York Times offers 10-week summer internships to undergraduate and graduate college students who have decided on careers in journalism.

  • The program will begin on Monday, June 4, 2018 with three days of orientation in New York City.

  • Some internships are limited to seniors or graduate students; others also accept juniors.

  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

  • The salary for all internships is about $1,000 a week.

  • For those who want it, housing in New York is available in the dormitories of New York University at rates ranging from about $350 to $450 per week, depending on type of accommodation.

The deadline to submit an application for the 2018 summer internship program is 11:59 p.m. New York time on Oct. 31, 2017.

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