Internships

Pittsburgh Magazine offers part-time internships for editorial, marketing and photography. To be considered, applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university.

Feel free to review the position descriptions here.

Internships are unpaid. Interns must receive college credit for the experience, and they are acknowledged in the magazine’s masthead.

Our editorial interns have gone on to intern at numerous local and national outlets, including WESA, Pittsburgh City Paper, KDKA, Carnegie Mellon University, Sampsonia Way Magazine, Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, PublicSource, Pitt Med Magazine, CBS Evening News, The New York Times, Harvey Klinger, Great Lakes Publishing, Publishing Solutions Group, National Book Foundation, Conde Nast Traveller, Game Informer Magazine, Martha Stewart Weddings and Chronicle of Higher Education.

They have gone on to work at local and national outlets including the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, UPMC, Times West Virginian, Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle, The Northside Chronicle, Bustle, ModCloth, Scholastic, Men’s Health, Minneapolis Star Tribune, CNBC and National Geographic.

Internship Deadlines

  • Summer 2019: Feb. 4, 2019
  • Fall 2019: June 21, 2019
  • Spring 2020: Nov. 1, 2019

Applying

  • For the editorial and photography internships: Please send a resume, cover letter and any relevant clips to Associate Editor Lauren Davidson: ldavidson@pittsburghmagazine.com. Please note applicants should have newswriting/photography experience from a college journalism class, or, ideally, published clips.
  • For the marketing internship: Please send a resume and cover letter to Events Coordinator Caite Miller: cmiller@pittsburghmagazine.com