Applications Due: 15.4 2019. The aim of the internship scheme is to find and train future Economist journalists who will write about foreign affairs for the magazine. Candidates should have a boundless curiosity about the world and the ability to write about it concisely, wittily and with analytical rigour. Previous experience is not necessary.
The internship will be London-based and will pay £2,000 per month. Anyone is welcome to apply, regardless of ethnic origin, gender, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age.
Applicants should send an original unpublished article of up to 600 words suitable for publication in The Economist’s foreign pages, a CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.