Fall 2020 Virtual Intern, CNN Atlanta News Bureau (Remote; Atlanta, GA)


The Fall 2020 program dates are October 5th through December 4th. The internship will be a full remote/virtual experience. Most internships will provide a company owned laptop for the duration of the internship program. Interns are paid a competitive wage based on team/bureau location and relocation is not provided as the program is fully remote/virtual. Participation in the internship program is reserved for students who are currently enrolled in college or within 6 months post-graduation. Most positions are targeted to upperclassmen and graduate students.   

  • Work alongside correspondents and producers in story research. 
  • Curate social media, develop regional contacts while making calls on breaking news throughout the region.
  • Support field teams with inhouse production.
  • Support field teams with in-house production including pre-interviews and logging. 
  • Work alongside correspondents and producers in story research, pitching and newsgathering.
  • Occasionally write digital wire stories.
  • You will have a front row seat as history unfolds before your eyes.


  • Social media savvy.
  • Professional phone manner.
  • Strong code of ethics.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong desire to work in the field and learn journalism from some of the best in the business. 


For more information and to apply, click here.

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