Local News

Internships

We are currently offering Hermosa Beach Journalism Internships. Are you interested in working as a journalist, visual journalist or graphic designer in Hermosa Beach? We offer 10 weeks of intensive, hands-on experience. We place interns to cover Hermosa Beach News, Hermosa Beach Activities, Hermosa Beach Attractions, Hermosa Beach Dining, Hermosa Beach Entertainment, Hermosa Beach Local Happenings, Hermosa Beach Shopping, or Hermosa Beach Calendar section.

These are non-paid Hermosa Beach Journalism internships.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be actively working toward an undergraduate or graduate degree and must be eligible to work in the U.S. Graduates may qualify if you've finished school within six months of the start of the internship. Applicants must have a valid driver's license and access to a car in good working condition. Internships are for students who have not worked professionally as staff journalists. Little training is offered, so previous internship experience is preferred.

 

Hermosa Beach Localista Magazine Website Internships

TO APPLY: Please submit a brief cover letter and/or a one-page autobiography; a resume; links to any online work; and a list of three references. Web internships do not require a car.

DEADLINE: Varies.

EMAIL APPLICATION TO: [email protected]

Internships: Reporting, Graphics, Design

TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter; a resume; a one-page personal essay; up to 12 work samples; and a list of three references. If you have a personal website that showcases your work, you can include that information in your packet. Also, if you have a specific department you're interested in, you can mention that in your cover letter.

DEADLINE: Varies.

MAIL TO:
Director of Hermosa Beach Newsroom Development
409 N Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 777 Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Or email to [email protected]

Graphic Design Internship - Magazine Design and Layout

To ensure a successful expansion, Hermosa Beach Localista Magazine is looking for a Graphic Design Intern to assist with the following. The design and layout of one issue of Hermosa Beach Localista Magazine from cover to finish and work with pre-written articles and graphics in Adobe InDesign. Must have graphic design experience and be experienced in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop. Intern will receive college credit and will gain practical experience in the creation of a printed magazine.

TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter; a resume; a sample of a multi-page magazine or newspaper layout.

DEADLINE: Varies.

MAIL TO:
Director of Hermosa Beach Newsroom Development
409 N Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 777
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Or email to [email protected]

Visual Journalism Internship

TO APPLY: Please submit a brief cover letter; a one-page autobiography; a resume; a portfolio with a minimum of 20 single images and three complete photo stories or multimedia presentations; and a list of three references.

DEADLINE: Varies.

MAIL TO:
Director of Hermosa Beach Newsroom Development
409 N Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 777
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Or email to [email protected]