Internships/Programs

Linda Yu, ABC 7 and Jeffrey Granstand

 

2014 LINDA YU BROADCAST SCHOLARSHIP

WHO: College students and recent graduates.

WHERE: ABC 7 Chicago

WHEN: 10 to 12 weeks in summer 2014.

WHY: A scholarship of $2,500 and a summer internship is given in honor of AAJA-Chicago Chapter co-founder and WLS ABC7 Anchor Linda Yu for her dedication in giving a voice to Asian Americans.

TO APPLY: Complete the online application at http://www.jotformpro.com/AAJACHICAGO/2014_Broadcast or submit:

  • Resume
  • Names of at least two professional and one school reference (with titles, phone numbers and email addresses).
  • A cover letter describing why you want to be an intern at ABC 7 and how the opportunity would help you achieve your long term career goals.
  • Five to seven work samples that represent your best work and show your range of experience. Professional clips preferred over classroom work. Samples, they should be website links, like YouTube, Tumblr or Soundcloud, etc. We accept MP3 files or DVDs.

SEND: Susanna Song, CBS 2 Broadcast Center, 22 West Washington, Chicago, IL 60602

DEADLINE: Applications must be postmarked by Dec. 15, 2015

You must be a current member of AAJA to apply. Membership is open to anyone. Join at ww.aaja.org.

 

2014 David Ibata Print Scholarship

WHO: College students and recent graduates.

WHERE: Crain’s Chicago Business

WHEN: 10 to 12 weeks in summer 2014.

WHY: A scholarship of $2,500 and a summer internship is given in honor of AAJA-Chicago founder David Ibata for his dedication in giving a voice to Asian Americans. This is a full-time internship without benefits. Crain’s will offer a $2,500 match.

TO APPLY: Fill out the online application here:  http://www.jotform.us/AAJACHICAGO/PrintIntern2014 or send your resume, cover letter, five to seven clips and a 400-word essay about the best/worst story you’ve ever written.

SEND: Lorene Yue, Crain’s Chicago Business, 150 N. Michigan Ave., 16th floor, Chicago, IL 60601

DEADLINE: PASSED

You must be a current member of AAJA to apply. Membership is open to anyone. Join at www.aaja.org.

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