APPLICATION FORM

The West Virginia Legislature's
JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

2013 Legislative Session




I. Contact Information

First Name
Middle Initial
Last Name

Campus Address

Room/Apartment#

Building/Street Address

Institution

City

Zip
WV,

Campus Telephone Number

Home Address

Street

City

State Zip

Home Telephone Number

II. Resumé

A. Educational Information

Class Rank:

Undergraduate University/College

GPA(to date)
Graduate University/College (if applicable)

GPA

Academic awards, achievements, or special recognition and studies (List... use two returns between items. You may copy and paste from a word processor document.)

B. Employment Information

Work experience, paid and unpaid.(List... use two returns between jobs. You may copy and paste from a word processor document.)




III. Essay

A. Write a brief statement on why the applicant believes he or she is qualified and why he or she wishes to participate in the legislative process. (Use two returns between paragraphs. You may copy and paste from a word processor document.)




IV. References

Applicants must submit:

A. Two (2) letters of reference from college or university faculty who are aware of the applicant's academic performance. (strengths and weaknesses in professional and personal skills assist the selection committee)

B. One (1) letter of character reference from outside the academic setting. (non relative)




V. Writing Samples

Applicants must submit samples of their writing skills (no more than three).




VI. Transcripts

Applicants must submit sealed copies of graduate and/or undergraduate academic transcipts with official stamps or signatures across the back flap.

Letters of reference, writing samples, and transcripts must be received before an applicant can be considered.

When the above form is complete, press submit and print out the resulting page. Mail that page, writing samples, letters of reference and transcripts by October 30, 2009 to:
  • Drew Ross
  • MB27, Bldg 1
  • 1900 Kanawha Blvd. E
  • Charleston, WV 25305