Since the Writing Wrongs program is in September, we are proceeding with preparations as usual. Students and advisors who are interested should apply. We will continue to monitor updates from the CDC and the PA Department of Health, and any changes to our 2020 program will be conveyed to applicants.
We are looking for college students who have skills in:
Students will interview and photograph people who want to share their experiences and create a print book with the stories of challenges faced by African-Americans in our communities. They will also digitally record interviewees and staff members to create videos that will go on our website.
The program will be in Bethlehem, PA on Labor Day weekend:
Friday, September 4 (5 p.m.)
to Monday, September 7, 2020
More details to come.
WANT TO PARTICIPATE?
Students should first read the minimum requirements. If they meet these, they can submit the initial application anytime before May 1. They will then receive an email with information about what to include in their Official Application Packet that must be submitted by June 1. Email communication is extremely important prior, during, and after the selection process.
HAVE QUESTIONS? VISIT THE Student FAQ.
Are you an African-American who wants to share your story? Sign ups coming shortly.