Internships

The Ohio Center for Investigative Journalism, dba Eye on Ohio, is an independent, non-profit news organization based in Columbus Ohio. Our mission includes educating the next generation of journalists. We offer one-semester internship opportunities for students at colleges and universities in Ohio.

Qualifications:

  • Current journalism student (Must be getting credit for this internship, as it is unpaid.)
  • Freelance or school newspaper experience
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Foreign language or data skills a plus.

Duties:

  • Finding, developing, and writing high-impact stories in the public interest.
  • Researching current news topics.
  • Some copyediting.
  • Daily check-ins by phone or email, weekly face-to-face meetings. (This is a remote position.)

With your application, please submit:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • 2 or 3 good clips
  • List of 2 references

Please send materials to Lucia Walinchus, Lucia[with the “at” symbol in between, but obviously I’d like to not get spammed here ]EyeOnOhio.com with “Internship Applicant” in the subject line.