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At The Seattle Times, you’ll find work that matters and makes a difference to our community. Join our award-winning team.

NEWSROOM INTERNSHIPS

Learn from the best in our internship and residency program.

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THE SEATTLE TIMES IS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK

meet-peopleEmployees of The Seattle Times take pride in being a part of a locally owned business that has a direct impact on our community. We offer a rewarding, high‑performance workplace that lives and breathes deeply held values of quality independent journalism.

Our privately held, family-owned company offers its employees outstanding benefits, including medical and dental plans, a 401(k) savings plan with matching contributions, dependent care reimbursement, subsidized transportation options, generous vacation plans and an engaging wellness program.

AND SO IS SEATTLE

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NEWSROOM SUMMER INTERNSHIPS

The Seattle Times offers paid summer internships to outstanding students pursuing a career in journalism. For 10 weeks, interns work on varied assignments and attend weekly training sessions with members of a Pulitzer Prize-winning staff. Interns receive a skill-development plan and work with a staff mentor to achieve it.

QUALIFICATIONS

Internships are open to sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students attending a four-year college or university. Applicants must have a demonstrated commitment to print and online journalism. At least one previous internship at a daily news organization is preferred, and multimedia experience is a plus.

HOW TO APPLY

We post available internships on our employment website on Oct. 1 for the following summer. The application deadline is Nov. 15.