Cleveland Jewish News seeks paid interns

Posted: 10/1/2019
Description of Position:

Cleveland Jewish News seeks paid interns
The award-winning Cleveland Jewish News is accepting applications for internships.

One paid internship will be for 20 hours per week for 10 weeks and will be available starting in November.

Two 10-week paid summer internships will be available starting in May/June 2020.

Interns will gain on-the-ground journalism experience in the fast-paced, professional newsroom environment of the CJN, which has been named the best community weekly in Ohio in 2015, 2016, 2018 and 2019. In 2019, the CJN captured 50 awards. Interns will be involved in all facets of the newsgathering process including but not limited to assisting reporters with research, verification, securing and speaking with sources, proofreading, copy editing, etc. Editorial interns will have an opportunity to pitch and write stories for all CJN platforms and publications, including all digital, social and magazine properties.

The CJN also publishes the Columbus Jewish News (which launched in August 2018) and five magazines and produces community events. Interns will be involved with all of these products.

At the conclusion of the internship, it is expected that the intern will have a robust portfolio of published and accomplished work.

Applicants should submit a resume and three writing samples to and include “Internship” in the subject line.

For questions, contact Managing Editor Bob Jacob at

The Cleveland Jewish Publication Company is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Information:

Contact: Bob Jacob, Managing Editor