Application Deadline: February 22, 2013
In addition to freelance positions, The GATE, an independent online entertainment magazine in Toronto, is seeking up-and-coming writers for an 8-week internship. The internship includes a small stipend.
About the work:
The selected applicant will work 20 hours per week writing news copy and short reviews, with opportunities for longer feature articles throughout the internship. Hours are very flexible, and the successful applicant will attend a variety of events; including press conferences, film screenings, and concerts.
About The GATE:
Founded by W. Andrew Powell in 2000, this year marks The GATE’s 13th anniversary covering music, film, television, gaming, and local events. In that time, The GATE has enjoyed contributions from a number of journalists and authors, with coverage of numerous major festivals and events, including the Toronto International Film Festival, the Juno Awards, Canadian Music Week, North by Northeast, Sundance, E3, and CES, just to name a few.
How to apply:
Send 2-3 writing samples, along with your résumé, and 1-3 pitches for article ideas (features or reviews). [Applications no longer being accepted.]
Please, no calls or follow-up emails.
The GATE appreciates all applications submitted, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.