Summer Internship Program
Applications are invited for Future Startup’s 2016 summer internships. The program is designed to provide work experience for promising journalists/writers/students or would-be journalists, who will spend six months at Future Startup writing about e-commerce and health.
The 24 weeks long internship enables young people to think critically, become change-makers and helps them in building valuable connections with entrepreneurs, startups, doers, designers and makers of all kind.
The internship program assists the participants to become capable of creating powerful digital content and develop communication skill while preparing them for the most exciting career options.
This is an incredible learning opportunity for journalists/students who are interested in business and new media journalism. The program is designed to train passionate people in business and digital media journalism. All interns receive a certificate of work experience after the successful completion of their internship. Rigorous training and feedback are provided to help them improve. If you perform exceptionally well, you might just be considered for a higher position at Future Startup.
This year, we are offering two positions to apply to:
The intern will cover fast growing ecommerce industry in Bangladesh i.e. daily happenings, industry news, inside stories and changes etc. In short, you will be responsible for helping to find, investigate, prepare and report interesting and exclusive stories on ecommerce industry, ecommerce startups and entrepreneurs in Bangladesh.
The intern will cover health issues with a special focus on their application for entrepreneurs and professionals and makers. You will write health tips, interview experts on healthy living, and meet CEOs and entrepreneurs to talk about their understanding of health as a person and for their organization.
How to Apply
Passionate applicants are asked to send updated CV along with an original article of no more than 500 words suitable for publication in the eCommerce or health section, as described above. Applications should be sent to [email protected] by May 15th. For more information, please email [email protected]
Ruhul Kader is a technology business and technology policy analyst based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is also the co-founder and CEO of Future Startup and author of Rethinking Failure: A short guide to living an entrepreneurial life. He writes about internet business, strategy, technology, technology policy, and society. He can be reached at [email protected]