Offer: The New York Times presents Student Journalism Institute (US)
Opportunity posted on the International Journalist's Network:
"This program includes reporting, copy editing, photography, Web production, newspaper page design and video journalism and interactive news.
The New York Times Student Journalism Institute offers a training program to members of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) or any student at a historically black college or university. It will be held from May 18 to June 1, 2014, at Dillard University in New Orleans.
In a supportive environment of students and staff who share the same goals, aspiring journalists are given the opportunity to learn to produce material that meets the standards of the most prestigious and demanding news organizations in the nation. Students will cover actual events in the city.
There is no cost to attend the Institute. Students are provided with room and board and all of their costs, including transportation to and from the Institute, are paid by The New York Times Company. A stipend is provided for incidentals.
To apply, a student must submit a completed application form, an essay of up to 500 words on why he or she wants to be a journalist, a letter of recommendation from a professor or an editor, which must be mailed separately, and work samples.
The deadline is Nov. 1.
For more information, click here."