With the summer internship recruiting season underway, here is a list of promising options for English majors looking for an internship this summer. Summer opportunities for English majors are available in the fields of journalism, education, publishing, and many more!
1. Center for Talented Youth–Johns Hopkins University
We seek enthusiastic writing instructors and teaching assistants to work in our summer programs for gifted elementary, middle, and high school students. CTY offers intense, 3-week academic programs for highly talented students from across the country and around the world.
We have residential sites located in California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island. We have day sites for commuters located in the Baltimore, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, and San Diego areas.
Instructors start at $2,100 to $3,000 per 3-week session. Teaching assistants start at $1,100 per 3-week session.
2. Journalism Internships
Online database of internships available at newspapers, magazines, and media organizations across the country.
3. Literary magazine internships:
4. Publishing Houses:
5. Literary Agencies