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Summer Internships: The Vineyard Gazette Media Group is now accepting applications from college students for full-time, paid summer internships in news and marketing/business. Interns must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends. Positions begin in mid-May and run through the end of August. Because of the difficult housing situation on Martha’s Vineyard, only applicants with secure summer housing on the Island can be considered. Applicants must also have use of a car and a valid driver’s license. Details of the available internships and application deadlines are below:

News Reporting Intern

News intern covers community news and features for the Vineyard Gazette and, including weekend arts and cultural events, and assists with a wide variety of newsroom tasks from copy desk work to helping with the press run. Some journalism or other non-academic writing experience at the college level is required. Strong writing skills are essential, and experience working with digital media including social media, video and photography is strongly preferred. Ideal candidate will be motivated to learn, highly organized and able to work on deadline in a fast-paced, but casual newsroom environment. Please email resume, letter of interest and maximum of three writing samples to Bill Eville, managing editor, Deadline for applications is March 15, 2019.

Marketing/Business Intern

Intern will be exposed to the business side of publishing by assisting with a range of activities, including marketing, promotion, event planning, sales and distribution. The ideal candidate is a jack-of-all-trades – confident, detail oriented and able to represent the Vineyard Gazette Media Group in interactions with the public. Excellent writing and organizational skills are required. We are looking for a self-starter who is energetic, hardworking and eager to learn. Please email a letter of interest, resume and non-academic writing sample to Sarah Gifford, business manager, Deadline for applications is March 15, 2019.