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Company: Smithsonian Magazine
Smithsonian Magazine Internship Opportunity
District of Columbia
Job Status:  Temporary
Ad Expires: 
March 31, 2013
Job ID: 1245135


Two six-month, full-time, paid writing internships are available at Smithsonian magazine in Washington, D.C., beginning July 2013. The editorial internship involves writing, blogging and producing multimedia for the magazine's Web site and writing for the print magazine's "Smithsonian" department. The digital internship involves writing, blogging, producing multimedia for the magazine’s Web site, assisting in managing’s social media presence and other research and reporting tasks.

Candidates for both internships should have a proven aptitude for writing and web journalism skills. A recent undergraduate or graduate degree is a must.

 To apply for both internships, please submit a résumé, contact information for 3 references, 3 clips, and a cover letter that includes a pitch for a story for our website or print magazine. Applications can be submitted via our online form found at

Or mailed in hard copy to: 

Joseph Stromberg

Attn: Intern Application

Smithsonian Magazine

Capital Gallery, Suite 6001

MRC 513, PO Box 37012

Washington, DC 20013-7012


If sending by FedEx, UPS or other courier, please send to:

Joseph Stromberg

Smithsonian Magazine

Capital Gallery

600 Maryland Avenue SW, Suite 6001

Washington, DC 20024


The application deadline is April 1, 2013.

Internship selection is contingent on the successful completion of a pre-appointment background check.


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