Job Application Example for “Post of Newspaper Correspondent” Letter Writing Exercise for Students.

Post of Newspaper Correspondent 





The Editor, 

‘The Hindustan Times, 

New Delhi. 


I wish to apply for the post of Correspondent for your esteemed daily. I have about 15 years of experience as a freelance journalist for various news journals like the ‘Sun’, ‘The week’ and the ‘News Today’. I have also worked for ‘Newstrack’, a video magazine begun by ‘India Today’. I am at home in field reporting having done scoops and investigative reporting for the above-mentioned journals. My coverage of the anti-Mandal riots, won me the coveted Silver Swan Award. I have an M.A. in Political Science from Jabalpur University and a Diploma in Mass Communication & Journalism from the Jamia-Miftia Islamia. 

I am 30 years of age and am in good health. Kindly consider me for the post of Correspondent in your esteemed national daily. 

Thanking you. 

Yours sincerely, 

Jadu Nandan Sahay. 

13, JNU Hostel, 

New Delhi. 



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