Date Posted: 12/22/2019

Job Description

KVUE-TV in Austin, TX is searching for college students to take part in our Spring 2020 Internship Program. KVUE interns will have the opportunity to work in various aspects of a television newsroom during the 10-week paid internship. Applicants should be well versed in local, national and world events.​


Interns Will Have The Opportunity To Learn
  • To develop story ideas, write, shoot and edit news stories for on-air and online platforms
  • The latest editing and photography tools
  • To develop original content through social listening and independent sources
  • To develop news sources for general assignment and special areas of interest​

Intern will assist in the day-to-day operations of the News Department. Including, but not limited to, working with our digital Department, retrieving court affidavits, assisting with pre-production work for various live remotes, screening and logging interviews.​

Job Requirements

Interns must be currently enrolled in a college or university; our ideal summer intern candidates are students who will be rising Juniors or seniors during their internship summer, or graduate students, with a 3.0 GPA or higher . Must have transportation.

**NOTE: TEGNA does not guarantee full-time, permanent employment upon completion of the internship program.**​


TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit


TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

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About Us

KVUE stands for excellence - in everything we do. Whether it’s producing Austin’s highest rated newscasts, most popular news website, or most-followed social media outlets, KVUE is committed to being a positive contributor within our community, through our service. This goal is part of the foundation on which the station was built, and remains a guiding principle for the staff as we continue to honor this commitment. Our mission to inform and educate with local news and community outreach is accomplished on multiple platforms and extends throughout the year.