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Fall 2017: Diamonds in the Rough - Writing Intern - Story & Creative Development

Aug 25, 2017

Posted in: Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships

Diamonds in the Rough is currently looking for an interested junior or senior who is open minded, creative and willing to contribute to our company’s growth and upcoming graphic novel/comic book for teenagers. We are based here in the Richmond area. Our company mission solely focuses on training, awareness, and prevention on the topic of domestic sex trafficking. We are a new company and in order to continue growth, we would like to ensure all of our presentation materials and resources are professional.

This is a great opportunity for English majors and/or writing students to merge academic skills with business to help gear them for the real world. Intern will be collaborating closely with President of Company on all project related material.

Preferred Fields of Study Include: Liberal Arts: English, Creative Writing, and Journalism

The responsibilities of your role will include, but is not limited to the following:
Creative Research
Content Writing and Content Editing
Writing and Visualizing Ideas
Marry Style and Function

Qualifications, Skills, and Requirements:
Working knowledge and understanding of technical writing and editing
Experience writing both short and long-form narrative
Excellent General Computer skills and Writing skills
Experience with Document Building and Basic Page-Layout Skills
Be a self-starter; able to work independently and meet deadlines
Access to your own computer and High Speed Internet


  • Receive School Credit

  • Build your resume with professional experience

  • Working with a grass-roots based consultancy firm committed to social activism

**This is an unpaid internship**

When applying, we request a resume, a written sample piece, and confirmation of the schools requirements. We are flexible and willing to work around student schedules.

Interested students can send an interest letter to this email address: