The Brooklyn Reader
New York, NY, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago


Are you an aspiring Brooklyn-based writer/reporter interest in serving your community? Looking for a way to make an impact during the most pivotal times in our modern history? Are you interested in building your clips file with real, on-the-ground stories and emerging news in New York City?

Then, you want this internship!

BK Reader (, an online daily, community news platform covering the neighborhoods of Central and East Brooklyn, is seeking 2 writing interns to report on the Covid-19 crisis.

Primary Responsibilities

Social media marketing, outreach, reporting
Desk-top reporting

8 weeks, beginning April 13 - May 5

15-20 hours/week

Work from home

Desktop reporting/No outside assignments (during the time of the virus)

Weekly Zoom Meetings

Monthly stipend

Requirements include:

Must be a resident of New York City, preferably Brooklyn.
Must have a journalism degree or be a journalism student
Please send resume and 4 most RECENT writing samples
Build your work experience in the fastest-growing area of media publishing covering the fast-growing city in the country-- BROOKLYN!

Please note: College credit is offered. Some of the interns may be retained for paid freelance assignments following the internship's conclusion.

Job Type: Internship

Job Type: Internship

Salary: $500.00 /month

Internship, reporter, writer