We have current openings for high school students who are interested in building leadership, media, writing and communication skills as teen magazine reporters, in our teen media academy or in our teen leadership institute.
TEEN LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
Discover your leadership talents through our semester-long leadership institute. The Teen Leadership Institute is currently accepting applications from high school girls in grades 9-12 interested in developing their leadership potential. A select group of teen girls will be chosen to participate in our leadership program to learn how they can become a strong voice for their community. The program features bi-weekly workshops to help teens learn about civic engagement, develop leadership techniques, explore social justice topics, connect with community leaders, attend field trips and organize volunteer projects. The membership fee for the semester-long program is $20. The institute will kick-off with a conference on January 25th at the Jose Cisneros Public Library from 10:00am to 4:00pm followed by bi-weekly workshops. The deadline to apply is January 18th. The leadership institute is organized by Latinitas, a nonprofit dedicated to the advancement and empowerment of Latina youth. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 915.219.8554. APPLY NOW – http://laslatinitas.com/teen-leadership-institute
Writers & Multimedia Interns Wanted
(80 Hour Minimum)
10935 Ben Crenshaw #207, El Paso, TX 79935
Girls in Grades 8-12
Latinitas Magazine is currently accepting applications for high school multimedia interns. Latinitas is the first digital magazine by and for U.S. Latina youth. The award-winning digital magazine is published monthly on-line with articles about culture, entertainment, profiles and youth issues. From quinces to dating, advice to fashion and wellness to culture, Latinas focuses on topics related to being a Latina teen today. High school girls interested in developing their writing and multimedia skills and getting published in LatinitasMagazine.com are invited to apply by submitting their resume to email@example.com.
YOUTH EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD
Application deadline: January 2013
Dream of getting published? Latinitas is seeking motivated and talented young Latinas, ages 13-25, across the nation who want to get published, make an impact, and want have their voice heard. Our Latina “word weavers” will get the experience they need as our future leaders of America by becoming involved with the Youth Editorial Advisory Board (YEAB). Are you a Latina living abroad? Not a problem! We want to hear YOUR voice as a Latina. Don’t be shy and apply! Young Latinas who are self-motivated and want to develop their writing and multimedia skills are invited to apply. Journalist and blogging skills will be put to test. This is a perfect opportunity for applicants who dream of a career in media and journalism and who want to make a difference while getting published at www.LatinitasMagazine.org. Youth writers are selected through an online application process. We look for quality over quantity, so let your natural talent shine.
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CHICAS ADVANCING IN MEDIA PROJECT
(EL PASO, TX) Teen girls interested in learning how to express themselves creatively through photography, creative writing, art, audio production and film are invited to join Chicas Advancing in Media Project. This multimedia training program is for high school girls with a focus on creative multimedia expression. Girls will learn about self-expression through writing, photography, filmmaking, audio production, blogging and more. Our team will complete service projects to make an impact using media. Our team members will also write articles and create multimedia projects for publication in LatinitasMagazine.org. For more information, contact Latinitas Magazine at 915.219.8554, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.LatinitasMagazine.org.
TEEN MEDIA ACADEMY
10935 Ben Crenshaw #207, EL PASO, TX 79935
RESERVE YOUR SPOT NOW
Calling all aspiring female journalists. Latinitas is hosting a week-long camps for high school girls with intensive instruction from media producers and university professionals. During the camp, you will complete an article, photo essay, audio segment and a video broadcast. As part of the camp, your work will be published on LatinitasMagazine.org. The academy fee is #20 and covers supplies and equipment. A limited number of scholarships are available. Pre-registration is required. To RSVP, call 915.219.8554 or email email@example.com.