About WCHS-TV

WCHS-TV has brought news and entertainment to 500,000 households and over a million viewers since 1954. The ABC affiliate is part of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., which owns or operates more than 60 television stations in 40 markets. The Charleston-Huntington television market where WCHS operates is considered the second-largest geographical market east of the Mississippi River, and is ranked No. 65 in size in the United States.

Interns at WCHS-TV gather news, conduct interviews, research, take in feeds, make calls and more. Interns also assist editors, reporters and camera operators. Top interns may have the opportunity to go out on a shoot with the news crew.

Eligibility

Open to current college students majoring in a related field who are able to earn academic credit for the internship.

WCHS-TV

  • WCHS-TV
  • 1301 Piedmont Road
  • Charleston, WV 25301
  • Phone: (304) 345-4115

Stats

  • Number of Interns: 21 to 50
  • Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Unpaid
  • Duration: N/A
  • Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors

Locations

  • Charleston, WV