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.
Open to current college students majoring in a related field who are able to earn academic credit for the internship.
1301 Piedmont Road
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: (304) 345-4115
Number of Interns: 21 to 50
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Unpaid
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors