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About Seattle Times, The

Owned and operated by the Seattle Times Company, The Seattle Times is the largest daily newspaper in Washington State and the largest Sunday circulation newspaper in the Northwest. The newspaper was founded in 1896 and is respected for both its comprehensive local coverage and its national and international reporting. The Times has won seven Pulitzer Prizes and other awards for photojournalism and design.

Interns get a hands-on learning experience designed to train future journalists. They work in the reporting, copy editing, photography, graphics and multimedia departments and focus on personal career development and print journalism. Interns are assigned to work with a staff member who guides them in a variety of projects.


Open to college sophomores, juniors and seniors and graduate journalism students or students who have a demonstrated commitment to print journalism. A previous internship at a daily newspaper is a plus. Some positions require interns to have a car and their own equipment.

Seattle Times, The

Newsroom Hiring Coordinator
Seattle Times, The
The Seattle Times
P.O. Box 70
Seattle, WA 98111
Phone: (206) 464-2414


Number of Interns: Less than 10
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: N/A
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students


Seattle, WA