NewTV offers interns unique opportunities to learn hands-on skills that will give them a competitive edge in college and in their careers.
Many former NewTV interns have become successful in their chosen fields, including broadcast journalism, television production and public relations. Click here to see what some of our former interns are doing now.
Newton News Internship
When applying for jobs at major television stations, the first thing news directors will ask for is your demo reel. A Newton News internship provides you the opportunity to have hands-on experience and create a professional demo reel. You’ll be shooting, writing, editing and maybe even hosting for an award-winning weekly newscast. This is a great way to get your foot in the door and be competitive in the industry.
Original Programming Internship
NewTV's Emmy® award-winning Original Programming department is seeking college level students and recent graduates to help in the development and production of its current and upcoming shows. Interns must posses basic knowledge of video production, be comfortable working on a Mac, and be highly motivated to work in the television and film industries. Some shoots may require late night or weekend work. Applicants who can commit to working a minimum of 10 hours per week and who have their own transportation are strongly desired.
Government Channel Internship
If you’re a political enthusiast who is interested in television production, then this is the internship for you! Interning at NewTV's Government Channel will give you the opportunity to learn all aspects of video production, including single and multi-camera field and studio production, editing, lighting, composition and more. You’ll be covering local municipal meetings, events and studio programs. Through this experience, you’ll gain invaluable knowledge of your local government through interaction with elected officials and city departments.
Education Channel Internship
The Education Channel internship facilitates middle and high school student projects, providing a platform for creative expression. Interns will acquire skills in all areas of media production in the field and studio, covering school events and sports and producing educational-themed programming. Internships are available for high school and college students looking to gain hands-on experience and also work on an independent project that will showcase their skills. Credit and non-credit internships are available on a year-round rolling enrollment basis.
Community Channel Internship
NewTV’s Community Channel is seeking high school and college level students to assist with the demands of an active community media center. Under the supervision of the Director of Member Services, interns will work directly with our members, so a friendly and professional attitude is imperative. Proficiency with Mac computers, video production, and non-linear editing is also recommended, as interns will be asked to create various types of short videos and assist during workshops. Training is available. Weekday, nighttime availability is required.
Graphic Design Internship
NewTV’s Marketing department has internship opportunities for talented and highly-motivated graphic design majors. Gain valuable experience designing brochures, logos, invitations, ads and other print collateral for our events. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite on Mac is required and experience with After Effects and Cinema 4D is a plus.
Production Services Internship
Do you dream of owning your own production company? Start by learning the basics and intern in our newly created Production Services department. You will go through all aspects of the production and creative process. Hire crew and talent, shoot and edit. Ideal candidates should have knowledge of video cameras and Adobe Creative suite. After Effects experience and sound mixing a plus! Work directly with the Director of Production Services to help build this fast-growing department.