GetSetup Writing Fellowship

Posted On: September 17, 2021


Media Organization: GetSetup

Company Description

GetSetUp is an online community of people who want to learn new skills, connect with others and unlock new life experiences. Our safe, social and interactive learning environment has been specifically designed for older adults. Classes are taught by older adults and kept small to ensure everyone can actively participate. We help older adults stay mentally and physically fit, we create economic opportunities through jobs and re-skilling, and we create a community where people find meaning and purpose by helping each other and forming new connections. Founded in 2019, GetSetUp is headquartered in San Francisco.

Job Description

We are so proud to announce our first round of our Writing Fellowship! GetSetup is looking for passionate writers to help us highlight inspiring stories of older adults across multiple countries pre and during the pandemic.

Are you a student with a knack for storytelling? Looking for professional development and work experience? Do you have ~6-8 hours per week available? If so, would love to hear from you.

What we are looking for:
- Curious, independent thinker with a mission for GSU's mission
- Proficient writing and storytelling skills
- Able to produce ~12 stories over 3-4 month period
- Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program

What is in it for you:
- Exposure to a 2M+ and growing global audience
- Professional development and mentoring
- Experience working in a truly multicultural (across 5 continents) team
- $1200 stipend

To Apply

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