Summer Internship: Apply within by March 15

The Record North Shore is seeking a college undergraduate with a passion for mission-based, community-first journalism for a paid summer internship. In the 10- to 12-week program, the intern will work closely with The Record’s editorial team to produce meaningful community news for the northern suburbs of Chicago.

The position is a hybrid of remote and in-person work, depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic, that includes everything from interviews and photography to research and social media, all supported by The Record’s award-winning editors.

• Hours (part-time): 20-30 hours per week (hours will vary)
• Duration: 10-12 weeks (End May-early August)
• Pay: $15/hour

The Record is a nonprofit, nonpartisan hyperlocal newsroom that publishes responsible journalism through its daily website, and weekly podcasts and newsletters. 

To apply, please fill out the form below.

With questions or comments, or if there is an issue with the form below, please email and include your resume and any writing samples and tell us why responsible local news matters (no more than 250 words).


    joe coughlin
    Joe Coughlin

    Joe Coughlin is a co-founder and the editor in chief of The Record. He leads investigative reporting and reports on anything else needed. Joe has been recognized for his investigative reporting and sports reporting, feature writing and photojournalism. Follow Joe on Twitter @joec2319