The Washingtonian magazine covers everything in Washington from schools and education to arts and entertainment, as well as travel, restaurants, health and medicine, real estate, people and, of course, what’s hot in Washington. Each month, The Washingtonian is read by over 400,000 people. An online version can be found at www. washingtonian.com and includes excerpts from the magazine as well as special online features.
Editorial interns fact check, research and get some writing assignments. Advertising interns, act as sales support to the real estate and travel departments, contacting advertisers, drafting marketing materials and letters and updating advertising files. Art interns scan photos, help design ads and promotional pieces and call for stock photos. Some interns may be given layout assignments. Regardless of department, all interns meet with the heads of each department to learn about the various roles at the magazine.
Summer positions are open to all college students and graduates; fall and spring positions are open only to graduates. Editorial interns must have good reporting, writing and research skills. Advertising and art applicants must be current students or graduates of an arts program.
1828 L Street NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
Number of Interns: Less than 10
Compensation/Benefits: Paid, Unpaid, Varies
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates