This was in the classifieds section of this week’s Eugene Weekly
—and I just might apply…
WE WANT MINORITY WRITERS:
The Academy for Alternative Journalism, supported by alternative papers like this one, seeks experienced minority journalists and students (college seniors and up) for a paid summer writing program at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, Chicago. The eight-week program (June 23 – August 15, 2003) aims to recruit talented minority writers into the alternative press and train them in magazine-style feature writing. Ten participants will be chosen and paid $3,000 plus housing and travel allowances. For information visit the Web site at http://www.medill.northwestern.edu/aajor
write for an application: Academy for Alternative Journalism, Northwestern
University, Medill School of Journalism, 1845 Sheridan Road Evanston,
IL 60208. firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline February 7, 2003.