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Newsroom Internships at the Chicago Sun-Times

Sun-Times newsroom March 27, 2018. | Rich Hein/Sun-Times

The Chicago Sun-Times newsroom in the West Loop. | Rich Hein/Sun-Times

The Chicago Sun-Times offers a paid, full-time summer minority (person of color) reporting internship to a college student or recent college graduate.

Additionally, the Sun-Times offers unpaid newsroom internships for the spring and fall semesters, and during the summer break on the following desks: news, photos, audience/social media, sports and CST Wire/Homicide Watch.


*Applicants must be at least a college sophomore or graduate student.

*For the unpaid internship positions, applicants must provide a letter showing he/she is working for college credit.

*Applicants must have had at least one internship in a newsroom other than their college newspaper.


January 15 – Summer

April 15 – Fall

August 15 – Spring


*Submit a resume and cover letter

*Provide at least five sample of your work

*In the subject line, be specific about which internship and session you’re applying for

*Email all materials to internships@suntimes.com

No phone calls.

POSTED: 3/18/19