Apply for the Pulliam Journalism Fellowship – Indianapolis Star
Pulliam Journalism Fellowship
Join us for the summer of 2017. The Indianapolis Star and The Arizona Republic, Gannett Co. newspapers, are seeking college students and new graduates with a talent for reporting, news design and graphics, or photojournalism for an exciting and demanding journalism fellowship program.
Why should I apply for this journalism program?
You’ll be a member of our newsroom, work hard and gain valuable journalism experience. You get paid, too. Our Pulliam Fellows earn $650/week for the 10-week program. You’ll also get to participate in writing workshops and learn over lunch from some of the best minds in journalism.
Am I qualified for this journalism program?
College juniors, seniors and graduate students enrolled in a journalism or related degree program as of Nov. 1, 2016, are eligible. Previous newspaper journalism internships and/or experience as a journalist on a college newspaper are preferred. You need to be committed to a career in news journalism. You must have reliable transportation and arrange for your own housing. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity among its journalism fellows.
What’s the deadline for this journalism application?
All application materials must be postmarked by Nov. 1, 2016. (We may accept some journalism candidates after the deadline.)
When should I be there?
June 5, 2017 – Aug. 11, 2017
How do I apply?
Download the journalism applicationÂ and send it anytime between now and Nov. 1, 2016.
Russell B. Pulliam
Pulliam Fellowship Director
The Indianapolis Star
130 S. Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46225
Send your completed journalism application materials to the above address. These materials comprise the following:
1. A completed application form. Download the formÂ hereÂ .
2. Samples of your best published writings, at least half of which were written under deadline.
3. A transcript of your college credits (or have your school send it).
4. A recent photograph of yourself.
5. Three letters of recommendation from people who know the most about you and your work, such as editors, supervisors, teachers and colleagues.
Please e-mail Russ Pulliam in Indianapolis atÂ email@example.comÂ Â or call (317) 444-6001, orÂ Stuart Warner in Phoenix atÂ firstname.lastname@example.orgÂ Â or call (602) 444-8640 if you have any questions or would likeÂ more information.