Frequently Asked Questions

  • There are 5 main components of the NJC application.

    • Application (which can be completed online here)
    • Cover Letter
    • Resume
    • 2-3 Writing Samples (of 5 pages or less; news clips preferred)
    • An official college transcript is required upon acceptance into the program.

    IMPORTANT: Applications will NOT be reviewed until all supplemental materials are received, and candidates will not be accepted into the program with any outstanding materials.These materials can be emailed or mailed to the NJC office.

    Email to: njc@yaf.org

    OR
    Mail to: National Journalism Center
    RE: Internship Application
    11480 Commerce Park Dr
    Suite 600
    Reston, VA 20191