WRITE TO LEAD INTERNSHIP
What is it?
A paid internship where high school girls in Newark, NJ collaborate with professional authors and illustrators to design books and programs for our Girls Club. They work in teams to create a book marketing strategy and plan an engaging community book launch. In publishing their books, they not only empower themselves emotionally and financially, but they add diverse representation to the publishing world.
How much are interns paid?
Interns are paid $8.60 per hour and have access to multiple scholarships and awards during the internship.
When is the internship?
Write to Lead interns work sixteen (16) hours per week for six (6) weeks during the summer. The internship begins in July and concludes in August, meeting from 9 AM until 1 PM, Monday through Thursday.
How can I apply?
Applications for our summer 2019 internship will open in February 2019. Please click here to join our email list and stay up-to-date on our programs, scholarships, and other exciting info. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.
Where are we located?
During the summer, we will be located at the Dr. Marion A. Bolden Student Center: 230 Broadway, Newark, NJ 07104.