Looking for an Internship at New York Public Radio?

NYPR internships are designed to be a learning experience for sharp, enthusiastic self-starters, with or without radio skills. Our interns do meaningful work across a variety of shows and departments, are an integral part of the team, and assist with all aspects of work. Over the course of the internship term, interns can learn a variety of skills, including reporting, editing, production, field recording, digital audio editing, taping, Pro Tools, mixing promos, planning live events, research, and more. 

Internship Calendar

The following dates are subject to change:

Fall '22 - Spring '23 Session Dates

The internship starts on September 12, 2022
The internship ends on May 5, 2023

Applications for our fall '22 - spring '23 session are closed.

Please come back when our summer internship applications are open on or around March/April 2023.

Who Should Apply For Our Remote Internships?

Any student (undergraduate or graduate) or person who has graduated no more than 12 months prior to the start of the internship period to which they are applying.

In order to be eligible, you must be authorized to work in the United States and must be working from one of the following locations while working for NYPR: CA, CO, CT, GA, IL, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OR, PA, RI, VA, WI, Washington DC. 

Internship Details

  • Interns selected for the Fall/Spring sessions are expected to work part-time (15 hours per week)
  • Summer interns are expected to work full time (35 hours per week)
  • All NYPR interns are paid $17.50 per hour 
  • Interns may also receive academic credit as part of our program
  • NYPR does not offer transportation or housing assistance.   

How to Apply

Click on the view all internships button below and apply for up to three internships you're interested in, following the instructions for each listing.

For all internships include a current resume and a brief cover letter, describing the skills you believe you will contribute to the position you’re interested in and the experience you hope to gain.

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After You Apply

If NYPR is interested in interviewing you for an internship, we will contact you to set up a time for you to meet with us.

Location: Internship positions are offered at our New York office. 

Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

New York Public Radio is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We continuously strive to place our employees at the center of our thinking and elevate inclusive practices to develop and support a more engaged and productive workforce. Our journalism and operations in the service of that journalism benefit from a broad range of perspectives, from all backgrounds, at all levels of the organization. Diversity is essential to honest, authentic, accurate storytelling and reportage; creating an institution in which all voices are encouraged, valued, and heard.

New York Public Radio is an Equal Opportunity Employer

New York Public Radio is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving the goal of equal employment opportunity for all. Applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions without regard to mental or physical disability, race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship status, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, employment status or any protected federal, state or local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.