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Spring 2018: Virginia Business Magazine - Journalism Intern (Deadline Dec. 15)

Dec 6, 2017

Posted in: Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships

Virginia Business is the only publication dedicated to covering economic activity in every sector and every region of the state. Since its creation in 1986, the magazine attracted loyal readers and established a reputation as a “must read” for anybody who wants to stay abreast of economic events in the commonwealth. The publication has received 17 national journalism awards since 2010.


General job duties of journalism intern:


  • Copy edit articles 
  • Produce content for the web, print magazine and supplemental publications
  • Build editorial database for “Legal Elite” project
  • Assist with digital/social media marketing 




• Upper-level journalism student OR non-journalism major that has been published in a news oulet
• Strong writing skills
• Interest in business issues
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel
• Knowledge of AP Style
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Ability to work independently and in a group


Additional information:

This is an unpaid internship that is offered for academic credit. Must be available to work at least 10 hours per week. Interested applicants should email a cover letter explaining why they're interested in the internship and outlining the semester and hours needed; resume; two references and two writing samples to:


Veronica Garabelli
Special Projects Editor
Virginia Business

Virginia Business is located in the Shockoe Slip Historic District in downtown Richmond, 1207 E. Main St., #100.