Internships – Writers Wanted

Earn college credit for writing about pop culture.

Monkeys Fighting Robots is looking for passionate writers to drive the site’s coverage of pop culture. Writers will be responsible for a particular pop culture niche, providing opinion and news, and building a reader community using their multimedia storytelling skills. The best candidate has solid writing skills, understands pop culture, has a desire to be first, and is engaged on social media. Targeted areas of expertise include movies, television, comic books, music, craft beer and technology.

Required skills/experience:
Clean, clear, creative, persuasive writing.
Technically versatile and savvy enough to create content for different formats, devices and media, including video.
Strong familiarity with top sources for pop culture news.
Ability to produce 3-5 weekly blog posts on a topic with varying lengths and content styles.
Enthusiastic commitment to staying on top of the world of pop culture.
The ability to communicate with fans through social media.
An understanding of SEO (or willing to learn).
Must live in your parent’s basement (Just kidding!).

Work requirements:
Available to provide steady stream of content 3-5 articles days per week.
Always looking for breaking news in the world of pop culture.
Comfortable working remotely, staying in touch via e-mail, chat, text and phone.

Pay is based on web traffic.
If your article goes viral, you will be rewarded.

Start date/Application deadline:
Fall, Spring, and Summer internships available.
Apply now. We will contact qualified applicants.
Send your resume to

Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.