Winter Semester Intern

Date Posted: 12/6/2019

Job Description

KSDK/5 On Your Side a TEGNA-owned NBC affiliate in the St. Louis market, is now accepting applications for two paid internships in our newsroom starting in January, 2020.  The internship will give students a chance to get a jump start on an exciting and fullfilling career in newsgathering for any platform.  


Job Description

KSDK/5 On Your Side is committed to hiring interns from colleges and accredited universities and providing hands-on experience that will be helpful in pursuing a career in our digital world, looking at all aspects of newsgathering.

Internships offer you an opportunity to see if you are interested in pursuing a career in broadcast journalism on air and on line.  

•         This internship will focus on assisting the team with investigations and special projects,  and writing and gathering news for all our platforms.  Additionally, the successful candidates will be able to concentrate on their career goals.  Students will work a maximum of 25 hours a week for a 10-week cycle.

Job Requirements


Must be a self-starter, learn quickly and eagerly

•   Detail oriented work habits a must

•   Some college required.  You must be a current college student

•   Experience with social media preferred

•   Strong organization and time management skills

•    A demonstrated interest in your career preferred​




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

We are not a TV station.

We are an information center that believes in connecting with our communities across all platforms with a passion for advocacy, pride in community service and above all, excellence in journalism.

Day in and day out, EVERYONE at KSDK is committed to inform and protect, to showcase the greatness of St. Louis and celebrate the remarkable people who live here.

Yes, our trophy case has 70 years of journalistic hardware, but that is NOT where we hang our hat. At KSDK, we are here for something bigger than ourselves – the opportunity to serve the greater good of St. Louis. We are part of the community, and they are part of us.

We are 5 On Your Side.

If the above made you feel inspired, excited, empathetic or any emotion that motivates you do to amazing things, apply now!