Welcome to our jobs page!

We are a team of 18-35 year old writers, storytellers, artists, activists, and scholars who focus on the intersections of current events, race, gender, and class.

Periodically, we have writing and social media coordinator positions available on our staff. Our currently available positions are listed below.

We are looking for a Part-Time Social Media Coordinator:

Qualified candidates will have proven experience on a number of social media platforms including but not limited to Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and SnapChat. Previous experience in a social media related role preferred. Residents of Chicagoland area are preferred.

Interested candidates should send their cover letter and resume to info@blackyouthproject.com.

Pitch an original article for the site.

We love to host content from new and emerging millennial voices on pop culture, LGBTQIA+ issues, politics, feminism, and many other topics. Pitches should include an estimated word count and summary about how the piece aligns with BYP’s mission and voice.

All pitches should be sent to info@blackyouthproject.com.

We also accept republished content.

If interested in republishing content you have already written, you should follow a traditional pitching approach and write a brief summary to help us understand how your content aligns with BYP’s voice and mission. Your submission should include a link to the content on a platform you own (or have authority to grant reposting permission for). You should also include an author bio.

All submissions should be sent to info@blackyouthproject.com.

Learn more about submitting to BYP on our official submissions page.