Job Opportunity: The Calgary Chamber of Voluntary Organizations

Monday, 09 January 2017 12:28

Showcase your writing talents and be published in a local magazine! The Calgary Chamber of Voluntary Organizations is looking for a third or fourth-year journalism student to write an 800-word magazine article for an upcoming publication that features stories of innovation in Calgary’s nonprofit sector. The student writer will conduct one interview as part of an information gathering phase prior to writing the article. Two opportunities are available; one article will feature the story of a charity that uses humour to address a men’s health issue with a specific focus on the 18-35 demographic. The second article explores an innovative housing model for local seniors that allows them to stay in their homes and communities longer. Each student writer will be paid $400 for their finished article.


Interested students are asked to contact Melody at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  and include a writing sample with your expression of interest. Please also indicate in your message which of the two articles you are most interested in writing.


The Globe & Mail 2017 Summer Program

Wednesday, 19 October 2016 14:11

The Globe and Mail is looking to hire reporters, editors, visual specialists and designers for the summer of 2017. These are fully paid jobs and not internships. We are seeking freelance writers and editors, experienced journalists from other organizations, recent graduates or students in their graduating year.
Click here for more information, including application instructions.
Deadline to apply is October 28, 2016.


Montreal Gazette summer 2017 internships

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 10:22

The Montreal Gazette's search for 2017 summer interns has begun.

More info here


Emerging Indigenous Reporter Internship

Wednesday, 18 May 2016 10:36

Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) is coordinating a paid internship opportunity at the Toronto Star for an emerging Indigenous reporter through its Indigenous Reporters Program.

Internship Opportunity: 1 position at the Toronto Star

Location: Toronto Star Offices, Toronto ON

Deadline to apply: Friday, May 20, 2016 at 11:59PM EST

Start Date: June 20th, 2016

Duration: 12 weeks

Read more: Emerging Indigenous Reporter Internship

Calgary Journal Summer Positions - Deadline April 1

Friday, 11 March 2016 10:53


The Calgary Journal

Multi-platform journalist (3 positions)

Job Description

Working as part of the Calgary Journal editorial board, over a 16-week period three multi-platform journalists will be immersed in the editorial development, production and leadership activities associated with the daily digital publication and bi-monthly print publication. The successful candidates will work in a cross-platform team environment that utilizes a horizontal management structure where individuals will be expected to share responsibilities in equitable and innovative ways.


In this collaborative environment, you will be responsible for every facet of our online and print publishing environment. You must have proven ability to manage conflict, listen to others and accommodate their ideas, provide and take direction. Lone wolves need not apply.

Read more: Calgary Journal Summer Positions - Deadline April 1


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