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AnitaBorg Wogrammer Jounalism Fellowship 2020 ( $ 1,500 stipend)

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Deadline: 01 Mar,2020    Next term Starts:: 14 May,2020

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About

As you probably know by now, Wogrammer has been acquired by AnitaB.org. We are proud to continue running our Journalism Fellowship as a new program brought to you by AnitaB.org.

We believe the best way to break stereotypes is through positive storytelling. As a Wogrammer Journalism Fellow, you will be a part of inspiring the next generation of intersectional women, girls, and non-binary individuals to pursue STEM careers by showcasing these underrepresented groups across a variety of industries. This Journalism Fellowship is an opportunity to help change how capable, competent intersectional women and non-binary individuals are discussed in the media, one story at a time.

 

Eligibility and Criteria

  • We’re looking for writers who are passionate about dispelling stereotypes and can commit to producing 12 inspiring stories. Each story profiles a technical individual’s accomplishments, aspirations, and journey.
  • Your stories will be published on the Wogrammer platform comprised of our Medium publication, Wogrammer.org, and then promoted on our social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn) with a possibility of reaching ~4M readers every year. (Whoa!)
  • You will be invited to special events, such as conferences, tech talks, and local meetups.
  • If this sounds like you, please submit your application by March 1st, 2020 at 11PM PST.
  • Eligible to work in the US Passionate about increasing diversity in the tech industry
  • Be At least 18 years old

 

Awards and Benefits

  • You will become a member of the AnitaB.org community, giving you access to a network of like-minded individuals who are committed to inspiring others to pursue careers in tech.
  • A strong writer
  • Open to the collaborative editorial process and constructive feedback
  • Knowledgeable of technical terminology (is considered a plus, but not required)
  • Fellowship term: 3-4 months (or the amount of time it takes to complete 12 stories up to the Wogrammer brand standard)
  • Compensation: $1500 (made in 2 payments during the duration of the fellowship)
  • Fellow will write 12 stories by the end of the fellowship term
  • Stories will be published on Wogrammer’s platform and promoted on various social media properties
  • Work where you feel comfortable (remote accessibility available)

 

How To Apply

To apply please click here