LA Times offers paid internships for undergraduate and graduate students. Interns will be placed in Metro/Local, Arts and Entertainment, Sports, Business, Editorial Pages, Foreign/National, Features (Fashion, Food, Travel, Home Design, Mind & Body) and in their Sacramento and Washington, D.C., bureaus. To apply to the D.C. bureau, go to 2020 L.A. Times (Washington, D.C.) Summer Reporting Internship.
Deadline to apply is November 1, 2019. Applicants will need to submit a cover letter; resume with three references; one-page personal essay; and up to 10 work samples. There is no prompt for the essay.
Internships run from June to August on a rolling basis.