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Betty F. Jaynes Internship Program

Application Process

Applications for the Betty F. Jaynes Internship Program, Class of 2019, are now open. This is a six-month paid internship, which begins Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, and ends on Friday, April 26, 2019. The WBCA is seeking four interns for the following positions:

An applicant is required to submit a cover letter, resume with three references, two (2) press releases, published articles or other journalistic writing samples that you have authored, two (2) samples or hyperlinks to examples of your graphic design work and a one-page writing sample answering one (1) of the following questions:

  1. If you had six months with no obligations or financial constraints, what would you do with the time?
  2. If you could be a super hero, what would you want your superpowers to be and why?
  3. If you had to be shipwrecked on a deserted island, but all your human needs--such as food and water--taken care of, what two items would you want to have with you and why?

Please email all application materials as one (1) attachment in an email to An applicant must specify which internship position they are applying for in the email. Please no phone calls.

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