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Digital News Internship at Walt Disney Television

Digital News Internship at Walt Disney Television

Country: USA
City: Chicago
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A subsidiary of Walt Disney Television, ABC7 Chicago announces the application for Digital News Internship. Walt Disney Television (WDTV) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing, and innovative distribution, WDTV offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world.

Moreover, ABC7 leads the market in local news coverage with daily newscasts. It has been in a number one position in local news since March 1986. Further, through its internship program, ABC7 Chicago aims to enrich and provide practical experience for the student pursuing a career in the business of broadcasting. You will have the opportunity to observe and participate in the operation of a major-market television station. Furthermore, the internship at Walt Disney Television is paid and comes with remuneration.

Responsibilities of the Digital News Intern

As a Digital News Intern, you will have a responsibility to become a Predator, one who can produce, write and edit videos daily. Moreover, the intern will receive experience and learning of a producer, a writer, and an editor. Further, you will assist with social media and on occasion partner with our Digital Reporter to produce daily stories.

Basic Qualifications required for Digital News Internship

  • Digital writing skills
  • Video producing skills
  • Able to edit in Adobe Premiere
  • Also, an Independent worker

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Junior or Senior-level standing; or attending Graduate school; or a recent graduate applying within 6 months of graduation date.
  • Previous internship in a professional newsroom/local news affiliate.
  • Working toward a degree in broadcast journalism, communications or television production.
  • Video shooting and editing skills
  • Writing skills – AP style

Eligibility for the Digital News Internship

Digital News Internship program by Walt Disney Television requires the interns to meet the eligibility criteria including:

  • All students must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Further, the students must be at least 18 years old
  • You must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months.
  • Moreover, the students must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship
  • Also, the students must provide a consistent, reliable work schedule during the session

How To Apply

To apply for the Digital News Internship at Walt Disney Television, the intern will require to submit their recent CV as well as a covering letter. Also, they must meet the eligibility requirement set for the internship position. Moreover, the interns should produce proof of current engagement in a university.

The application process includes the interns to apply online with all the required documents.


Type of Opportunity Internships
Deadline16 June,2019
Open toAll Nationalities
OrganizerWalt Disney Television and ABC7



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