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Best Version Media is an international media company headquartered in Brookfield, WI. We publish over 850 monthly magazines with locally-oriented news stories and distribute over 30 million copies between the United States and Canada. We serve residents, homeowners associations, villages and local businesses across North America.
This fall, we will be introducing a brand new internship program for our national website – BVMsports.com (launching this summer). BVM Sports is a media entity dedicated to providing local, national and international sports coverage. Setting BVM Sports apart from any other sports outlet is our professional reporting of hyperlocal athletes, coaches and teams on a national scale. Never been done before, the BVM Sports website delivers all-encompassing coverage of sports at every level — pee wee to pro — conveniently in one place.
BVM Sports is seeking students for the 2020-2021 academic school year to become Sports Writing Interns. We are looking for talented student journalists interested in expanding their portfolio with real world media experience while being provided professional-level training, one-on-one mentorship with professional writers and story critique from professional editors. Each week our interns will be given the opportunity to pursue different types of sports stories and offered advising and oversight to help them become the best version of themselves as sports writers.
Attached is a copy of our media kit covering the BVM Sports Writing Internship Program. Our interns will also have the possibility to cover large sporting events as credentialed media members as well as enter to win Best Version Media’s student sports writing awards.
Application deadlines for 2020-2021:
Fall 2020 – Must apply by Aug. 1, 2020
Spring 2021 – Must apply by Dec. 5, 2020
Summer 2021 – Must apply by April 19, 2021
To apply visit: https://bvmsports.com/sports-writing-internship/
Best Version Media (BVM) brings neighbors together by providing a superior quality and a professional publication that reflects the integrity, pride and prestige of the local communities we serve. We are one of the fastest growing media companies in North America. BVM leads the industry by providing the highest quality magazine in the mico-targeted markets we proudly serve. We provide a world-class training program specific to our industry. Our Publishers and Account Executives experience a high level of autonomy with unlimited support and opportunities; allowing them to become the best versions of themselves. Mission: Our mission is to provide residents and community leaders an exciting, warm and effective means to communicate with one another. We create an exceptional environment and opportunity where an individual Publisher can excel to his or her fullest potential. BVM offers professional development initiatives that not only further the Publisher’s financial opportunity, but also have a strong focus on personal development programs that build character and virtue. Summer 2020 Best Version Media is introducing our brand new website: bvmsports.com. BVM Sports is a media entity dedicated to providing local, national and international sports coverage. Setting BVM Sports apart from any other sports outlet is our professional reporting of hyperlocal athletes, coaches and teams on a national scale. Never been done before, the BVM Sports website delivers all-encompassing coverage of sports at every level — pee wee to pro — conveniently in one place. From scores and news to profiles and human interest stories, BVM Sports will be your home for all things sports. BVM Sports: One place. All sports.