Fields: racial justice, writing, publishing, humanities, social justice, Ijeoma Oluo
Deadline: June 25, 2018
Details and Requirements:
Ijeoma Oluo is a Seattle-based writer, speaker, and Internet Yeller. She’s wrote the New York Times Best-Seller, So You Want to Talk about Race. Oluo’s work focuses primarily on issues of race and identity, feminism, social and mental health, social justice, the arts, and personal essay read more on her website.
This internship focuses on providing opportunities for aspiring writers from marginalized/underrepresented populations, who are new to writing or publishing and would otherwise not likely have access to the inside workings of the industry. You do not have to live in the Seattle area to apply for this internship, but you will need to be able to consistently reach Oluo during waking hours.
This is an opportunity to get access to some real, everyday writing work, real mentorship – and a gratuity for your work!
Internships last about a year, give or take a few months. $15/hour, ~5 hours/week.