Scripps Howard Internship Program
Application deadline is Friday, September 25th, 2015
First name (As it appears on your passport/official ID)
Last/Surname (As it appears on your passport/official ID)
Alternate Name (Nickname or name you go by)
Date of Birth Month
Home Phone Number
Home Street Address
Home Postal/Zip Code
Professional and Personal Goals
What is your area of expertise? Check as many as apply
Tell us about your responsibilities. Do you supervise others in the newsroom? If so, how many?
Please upload your CV
Education and Employment Experience
Name of University:
Expected Graduation Date (month, year)
Briefly describe your university education, especially journalism or communication courses:
Are you enrolled in college on a part-time or full-time basis?
Please list your current job (if any):
How long have you held your current job?
Please describe your work history, especially any jobs in journalism or communications:
English Language Proficiency
Please list any English courses you have taken and any certificates earned:
How would you rate your English listening skills?
How would you rate your English speaking skills?
How would you rate your English reading skills?
How would you rate your English writing skills?
Please list any other languages you know:
Have you ever participated in an ICFJ program before?
If yes, which program and when?
Do you have a valid passport?
What is your passport number?
Briefly describe any overseas work or travel.
ESSAY- Professional Goals and Interests: On a separate page, explain why you want to participate in this program, what you hope to accomplish and what you plan to do when you finish your degree. The essay should be no longer than 700 words. You may complete your essay and attach the saved file using the options below.
Please attach any relevant articles that may serve as samples of your journalism work. Submit the articles in the language they were published in and also provide English translations.
Agreement to Program Conditions
I, the undersigned, understand and agree to the following conditions of the 2014 Scripps Howard Foundation Semester in Washington
If chosen to be a participant, I will be required to spend 10 to 14 weeks full-time in the United States, participating in all aspects of the internship
Spouses or dependents cannot be accommodated in this program
The organizers will pay for round-trip economy fare to and from the United States; housing; a per diem/meal/living/transportation allowance; and health insurance for the duration of the program. I will assume responsibility for all incidental expenses. (The program cannot cover salary or pay honoraria.)
If chosen, I will be responsible for all passport and visa arrangements, and required fees.
If chosen, I am required to return to my home country after the completion of the program.
Participation in this program is contingent upon my ability to meet all requirements. I certify that all statements in my application are true, to the best of my knowledge. I understand that any participant who violates these rules will be expelled from the program.
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