How to Apply

Applications for the 2020 program are now being accepted.

To qualify as an applicant for this program:

  • Applicant must be committed to pursuing a career in journalism.
  • Applicant must be a college junior, senior, recent graduate or graduate student.  (Sophomores may apply — but first consideration will be given to upper-classmen.)
  • Applicant must be able to attend the seven-day, all-expenses-paid training (May 11-17) in Nashville, Tenn.
  • Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident.
  • In most cases, applicants must have a car for the internship.
  • You must fill out the application completely. Unfinished applications will not be considered.

Applicants will be unable to save or make corrections to the application once it has been submitted. Therefore, it must be completed in one sitting. Please allow up to 30 minutes to complete.

All applicants will be notified via e-mail when their application has been received. All applicants will be notified whether or not they have been selected for the program.