MONGABAY 2024 Student and Graduate Internship Program. For the MONGABAY Internship Program, which will run from January 1 to June 30, 2024, applications from splendid and driven individuals are presently being acknowledged. The internship allows the understudies the opportunity to propel their composing professions and sharpen their craft. This internship is, to some degree, a subsidized program. The assistants will actually want to improve their composing skills and have their news pieces highlighted on the notable Mongabay site, which receives a huge number of perusers overall every month.
Program Category: Internship; Program Site: Online Time frame: six months
Slots Available: Multiple
Basic requirements: Graduates and students
Any nationality is acceptable.
Applicants must fulfill the following requirements in order to be eligible for consideration in the MONGABAY Internship Program:
- Exceptional ability to communicate
- Intensely interested in environmental issues
- Positive outlook
- Coachable and receptive to new ideas.
- High standards for both personally and professionally
- Skills for resolving issues
The interns will be expected to fulfill foreordained time constraints while working on the web from home or whatever other area suits them best. The understudy can work an adaptable timetable; however, for the total of a half year, they should place in a normal of ten hours every week. Interns should be versatile and make arrangements for the likelihood that half a month would expect definitely less work than others—approximately 15 hours. Four of the pieces the interns submit will be paid for; the other two are remembered for the main learning stage. The evaluation of these articles will be discussed with the internship editors when the opportunity arrives.
- Experience with publication in a reputable news source
- Studying Mongabay’s journalism initiatives and procedures
- Joining a group of skilled and enthusiastic authors
- Mentoring and assistance:
- Staff Q&A and a meet-and-greet training session through Skype
- Collaborating with many editors and getting direction and criticism
- Enhancing writing abilities enhancing interviewing abilities
- Constructing a resume with personal recommendations and reference letters from Mongabay
Procedures for Applications
Step-by-step instructions to apply: Closely involved individuals can click this link to present an internet-based application for the Mongabay internship. All applications must be sent in English. The accompanying reports should be presented by candidates (it is profoundly prompted that you have these prepared prior to beginning the application cycle):
Letter of cover
Explain your interest in Mongabay and the ideals and abilities you can bring to the platform.
Questions about motivation (found on the application form)
Send in a sample of your writing from a blog post or journal entry (a maximum of 600 words).
Alternately, you can select one of the next three articles to finish a writing sample.
Beyond the statistics: Conflict between humans and lions (Panthera leo) in and around Ethiopia’s Gambella National Park
Thismia kelabitiana (Thismiaceae) in central Togo: insights into changes in the West African forest-savanna mosaic and a new, rare fairy lantern from Borneo that may be endangered by commercial logging
Optional: send in one more sample of your own writing (no more than 600 words).
Deadline to Apply: November 28, 2023