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  • Associated Press: News throughout the state, region, country and world.
    • Juniors and seniors only for paid, 12-week internships in various cities.
    • Deadline is early January; applicants must send a 300-word autobiographical essay, resume, cover letter, three to five work samples and two recommendation letters.
  • Bristol Press: Newspaper/website covering Bristol news and sports.
  • Connecticut Post: Newspaper/website with main offices in Bridgeport that covers 20 municipalities in Fairfield County and the surrounding area. No internships available at this time.
  • Cottages & Gardens Magazine: This Norwalk-based publication focuses on design and architecture.
  • Danbury News-TimesNewspaper/website covering Danbury and surrounding areas. No internships available at this time.
  • The Day of New LondonNewspaper/website covering New London and southeastern Connecticut news.
    • Internships offered in news, arts & entertainment, social media, photography and videography. Rolling deadline for applications (earlier is best).
    • Contact: Managing Editor Tim Cotter, tcotter@theday.com
    • Send clips and resume
  • Greenwich TimeNewspaper/website that covers Greenwich news and sports. No internships available at this time.
  • Hartford Courant: The largest daily newspaper/website in the state covers news from throughout Connecticut, with main offices in Hartford. Applicants for this site should have prior work experience.
  • Journal Inquirer: Based in Manchester, this newspaper/website covers 17 towns and the state Capitol in Hartford.
    • Rolling deadline for internships in news and lifestyle sections.
    • Contact: Managing Editor Chris Powell, cpowell@journalinquirer.com
    • Send clips and resume
  • Meriden Record-Journal: This newspaper and website Meriden, Wallingford, Cheshire, Southington, Berlin, North Haven, Durham, Middlefield, Plainfield and the state Capitol. 
    • Spring deadline: Jan. 15. Fall: Sept. 1. Summer: May 15.
    • Contact: Senior Vice President & Editor Ralph Tomaselli, rtomaselli@record-journal.com
  • Middletown Press: No internships available at this time.
  • New Britain Herald:
  • New Haven Register: No internships available at this time.
  • Norwalk Hour: No internships available at this time.
  • Norwich BulletinNewspaper covers Norwich and surrounding areas in the southeastern portion of the state. Its Norwich Magazine is published monthly.

    • Internships in news, sports, features, opinion, copy desk, multimedia and online as well as at Norwich Magazine are available in the fall, spring and summer semesters. Rolling deadline for applications (earlier is best).
    • Students must be juniors or seniors, majoring in journalism or a related field, have experience with news or magazine writing, and have a vehicle (mileage is reimbursed for work-related travel).
    • Contact: Executive Editor Jim Konrad, jkonrad@norwichbulletin.com
    • Send a resume, cover letter, five to six relevant work samples, and a letter from internship coordinator/department head saying you are qualified for the internship.
  • Republican-American: Newspaper/website covers the state Capitol and 32 communities in Waterbury and Litchfield counties. 
    • Paid summer internships only; offered in news, general assignment or photo — no sports. All involve multimedia.
    • Contact the newspaper between December and February for the following summer.
    • Contact: News Managing Editor Anne Karolyi, akarolyi@rep-am.com
  • Stamford AdvocatePublication that covers Stamford news and sports. No internships available at this time.
  • Torrington Register CitizenNewspaper that covers Torrington and surrounding towns. No internships available at this time.
  • Town Times: Covers Watertown, Thomaston and surrounding communities.
    • Summer internships only. Deadline: March 31.
    • Contact: Operations Director Kurt Mazurosky, kmazurosky@ctvoices.com
  • Voices: Covers Woodbury, Southbury, Oxford, Newtown and area towns.
    • Summer internships only. Deadline: March 31.
    • Contact: Operations Director Kurt Mazurosky, kmazurosky@ctvoices.com

ONLINE

  • CTMirror2015 (PDF): A website that reports on politics and public policy at the state Capitol in Hartford. Deadline: summer internships rolling deadline; early October for spring
  • CTNewsJunkie.com: A website that covers politics and public policy at the state Capitol in Hartford.
    • Spring internships only. Deadline: Jan. 15.
    • Contact: Editor-in-Chief Christine Stuart, ctnewsjunkie@gmail.com
    • Write “INTERNSHIP” in the subject line
  • Meriden Record Journal: Deadline: October for a spring internship.
  • The Hartford Guardian: Deadline: Rolling.

TV

CPTV/WNPR Deadline: Varies; openings in fall, spring and summer semesters. applications open April 3 for the summer 2017 session. Click here for details.

WTNH Channel 8 New Haven. Deadline: 6/30 for fall semester; 10/30 for spring semester; 3/30 for summer internships

WFSB Channel 3 Rocky Hill. Deadline: 8/1 for fall semester; 11/15 for spring semester; 4/15 for summer internships

NBC Connecticut West Hartford. Deadline: 11/15 for spring; varies. Visit its website for details.

NBCUniversal Deadline: Varies; openings in fall, spring and summer semesters

NEWS 12 CT Norwalk. Deadline: 8/15 for fall semester; 11/15 for spring semester; 3/15 for summer internships

MASSACHUSETTS

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Boston Globe: Applications for paid summer internships are now open here. Usually closes Nov. 1.

Christian Science Monitor Deadline: 7/15 for fall semester; 10/15 for spring semester; 1/1 for summer internships

(Springfield) Republican Deadline: 11/1 for spring semester; at least a month before other semesters begin

ONLINE

WCVB.com Deadline: May 15 for fall; Nov. 15 for spring; March 15 for summer

RADIO

WBUR Radio Boston Deadline: Apply after 6/1 for a fall internship; after 10/15 for spring semester; after 3/1 for summer internship

WBZ Newsradio Boston (PDF) Deadline: Begins accepting applications 7/1 for fall semester; deadline is 12/15 for spring semester; 3/15 for summer internship

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New England Cable News Network

FOX 25 Boston

Channel 7 Boston Deadline: 9/15 for fall internship; 1/15 for spring semester; 4/15 for summer internship

NEW HAMPSHIRE

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WMUR Manchester, NH 

NEW YORK

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Poughkeepsie Journal Deadline: 8/10 for fall semester, 1/3 for spring semester; 5/1 for summer internship

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NEWS 12 Brooklyn Internship Deadline: 8/15 for fall semester; 11/15 for spring semester; 3/5 for summer internship

NEWS 12 New Jersey Internship Deadline: 8/15 for fall semester; 11/15 for spring semester; 3/5 for summer internship

RHODE ISLAND

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WPRI Providence Deadline: 6/30 for fall semester; 10/30 for spring semester; 3/30 for summer internships

VERMONT

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Vermont Public Radio

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WCAX TV (Burlington, VT) Deadline: 7/1 for fall semester; 11/1 for spring semester; 3/1 for summer