NAJA-NBC Summer Fellowship Program applications open through Feb. 24, 2017

Posted by Rebecca Landsberry on 12/14/2016

The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) is accepting applications for the NAJA-NBC Summer Fellowship Program through Feb. 24, 2017. NBCUniversal will offer four students the opportunity to become NBC Fellows and join one of the following NBC programs or platforms for summer 2017 as interns: 

  • America’s #1 morning news program, The Today Show
  • The top-ranked evening program, Nightly News with Lester Holt  
  • Dateline
  • CNBC

Four students will be paid hourly for 10 weeks and must live in New York City during the 2017 summer. NBCUniversal will provide a $2,000 housing stipend available for candidates who reside outside a 50 mi. radius from NBC Tri-State Area offices.

  • Applicants must have a serious interest in pursuing a career in broadcast journalism.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled sophomores or above and on track to receive a bachelor’s degree or advanced degree from a college or university (limited to the United States).
  • Recent graduates will not be considered.
  • Production experience is preferred, but not required.
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
  • Only U.S. citizens or permanent residents may apply.
  • NBC News Group will determine which student will be placed within each of the shows, but students can inform the NBC News Group of their preferences.
  • A current NAJA Student Membership is required.

The deadline to submit an application is February 24, 2017.

Apply online using the application below: