Apply to the 225 Magazine Editorial Internship Program


Get a behind-the-scenes look at how a magazine is created and find out if this is the career for you. Interns will learn to pitch and write stories. The internship offers opportunities to interview inspiring Baton Rougeans and earn bylines covering topics as varied as food, arts, entertainment and style.

Responsibilities include:

  • Pitching stories for our print magazine, weekly e-newsletter and website
  • Writing assigned features and briefs for print and web
  • Securing photos and/or multimedia for articles as required
  • Researching, editing and fact-checking content
  • Archiving editorials for our website

The ideal candidate:

  • Is a college student studying journalism or related field
  • Is eager to learn about Baton Rouge’s restaurant, arts and entertainment scenes  
  • Is familiar with WordPress or eager to learn about it
  • Possesses strong use of AP style
  • Has fluid interviewing and writing skills
  • Is detail oriented
  • Works well in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

This is a paid opportunity, or it can be applied toward college credit. Commitment is targeted at 15-20 hours per week.

To apply:

Please email résumé, cover letter and at least three writing samples to [email protected].

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