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Staff Writer

As a Staff Writer, you will work as part of Dear Asian Youth Literature to cover a broad range of genres and topics, from current events to creative non-fiction and poetry.

Staff Writers have the following responsibilities:

Author content to be published on Dear Asian Youth's website and @dearasianyouthliterature
Collaborate with editors to produce quality articles that ethically tell the narratives and stories of various communities
Pitch content to be covered by the Literature Team
Cover topics such as global events, culture, empower stories, etc.
Contribute 2-3 pieces each month
Time commitment: 3-4 hours/week + quarterly meetings

Qualities We Look For

Soft Skills: Creativity, strong work ethic, dedication to DAY’s mission, excellent time management, strong communication and teamwork abilities

Hard Skills: Strong writing skills (previous experience in journalism or news is strongly preferred)


Editor-in-Chief, Lucia Wang (

Applications are due by

June 29, 2024

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