Fulfill a Graduation Requirement and Gain Valuable Experience | Join Capital News Service

Do you want to fulfill a graduation requirement while gaining valuable real-world journalism experience?  Spend a semester in one of our four Capital News Service bureaus - Annapolis, Washington, College Park Studio C (Online Hub) or College Park Studio B (Broadcast).

We have new, flexible options for student participation to make CNS work with your busy schedule – and a variety of jobs to fit your career goals. If you want to be a multimedia reporter (text, audio, video), a Web producer, a social media producer, or a broadcast/multimedia reporter we want to hear from you!

Benefits to Students Who Join Capital News Service

Questions and How to Join Us

If you are interested in joining Capital News Service, please fill out this brief online form (Link).  The form will ask you to upload a current resume, provide examples of recent journalistic work and answer a few questions about your career goals and skills.     

Before you fill out the form, you may review the general overview of the program, information about the four bureaus, the role of students in each bureau, information about the bureau directors, our list of clients and partners, information on where our alumni land jobs and internships, and what CNS alumni say about the value of the program.     

Additionally, the four bureau directors are happy to answer your questions about the program in person, by phone or by email or arrange a tour of any of the four bureaus.