Paste Magazine offers remote internships in our editorial departments. Internships are part-time and offered year-round to both current students and recent graduates. A one-time $800 stipend will be provided to all interns at the completion of their internship.
Editorial Interns are primarily responsible for assisting Paste’s staff with the day-to-day tasks of running the website. These include writing news, pitching features and collaborating on lists, as well as occasional administrative tasks or help with social media accounts. Basic HTML skills are a plus but not required. Please include any specific sections you are interested in applying for in your cover letter (Music, Movies, TV, Games, Comedy).
All interns work closely with members of their respective departments and are encouraged to participate in creative collaboration with members of the staff via email, Slack and weekly video calls throughout their time at Paste.
How to Apply
Applications for internships are taken on a rolling basis. Spring internships run January through May. Summer internships run May through August. Fall internships run August through December.
More questions? Read our [FAQs].
Deadline for Summer 2021 internships (May through August, or as school schedule allows) is Friday, April 9. Emailed applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on the day of the deadline. No application materials will be accepted for a given term after that term’s deadline has passed. However, you are welcome to apply for any upcoming terms.
All applicants should submit a resume (please note GPA) in addition to a cover letter (addressed to Paste editor-in-chief Josh Jackson) listing previous relevant experience and addressing the following questions:
What sections of Paste are you most interested in covering? (please include this in the email subject line)What are your career goals?Why do you want to intern with Paste?What do you hope to get out of your internship experience?
Applicants: Include three examples of your writing, preferably published clips.
Note: Clips should be attached as .doc, .rtf or .pdf file types. Images should be attached as .jpg or .gif file types. Links to clips are accepted.
Application materials may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org