Date Posted July 21, 2021
Industry Other
Specialty Editorial
Job Status Intern
Salary Negotiable


City & State Overview 

City & State’s in-depth, nonpartisan coverage is geared toward New York political insiders and enthusiasts with a focus on commentary and analysis. We offer round-the-clock political coverage through our weekly magazine, website, daily email newsletters, events and more.

Internship Summary

City & State is seeking two editorial interns who are self-starters, are passionate about local politics and are seeking politics journalism and/or magazine writing experience. Interns participate in pitch meetings, collaborate with reporters and editors and work on independent writing projects. The start date for this internship is September 1, 2021 and will run for a total of 12 weeks ending November 24, 2021. This is a paid, part-time internship (10-16 hours/week) and will be a hybrid of remote and in-person work in our lower Manhattan office. 

The application deadline for this internship is July 30, 2021

Internship Responsibilities

To apply

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples by July 30, 2021. The cover letter should discuss why you’re interested in an internship at City & State, what you would like to learn from us and what unique perspectives you would bring to the internship.

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