Kore Press Institute 2021 Fellowships
KPI has two Fellowship positions currently open for the 2021 calendar year. KPI Fellows:
- work remotely approx 6-8 hrs/week or 25-32 hrs/month (KPI is closed in July and for various holidays)
- do specific, project-based work with a beginning, middle and end
- receive a $200/month stipend*
- are part of the dynamic KPI team of staff, Fellows, Board members, Advisors, volunteers, and contractors; and contribute to the overall connective tissue of an equity-centered, diverse KPI ecosystem, mission, and vision.
KPI is an intersectional feminist arts organization dedicated to creating more just and radically connected communities by amplifying women’s voices with literature, publishing, education, and innovative community engagement.
We actively do anti-racist, anti-homo/transphobic award-winning work to help get at root causes of systemic oppression. Kore is one of the country’s feminist presses that has lasted longer than 25 years.
* Stipends normally cover things like gas, parking, lunch, etc, and are offered for remote Fellowship work as well. Stipened Fellows are not hourly employees.
2021 Fellowship positions:
Digital Media Fellow works with KPI’s digital media and related platforms (YouTube) and website, making contributions to archiving processes and various digital systems. The DM Fellow may work on digital communications, handle various media and tools for smooth information flow and storage. Tasks include website work, digital image and document handling, video and audio file management, and possibly media development if skills apply. Knowledge of Google Suites, Slack, Word Press, YouTube and general digital media and platforms is helpful. Meetings, collaborative team work, and good communication skills needed. Tech savvy, rad and organized? We’d LOVE to hear from you!
Publishing Fellow works with the publisher, editors, and marketing to support online and book publishing processes. The PF may do proofreading, copy editing, copy writing, copyright filing, manuscript handling, research, help track projects, author communications, marketing outreach. Knowledge of Google Suites, spreadsheets is helpful. Excellent writing and communication skills needed, love of books, and a desire to learn about indie small press publishing a must. Are you an organized word nerd with a social justice heart? We’d LOVE to hear from you!
Newsletter & Communications Fellow position has been filled.
To apply: please submit a resume, cover letter with three references, and your weekly availability to info@KorePress.Org. Interviews are being scheduled via Zoom, and positions will be filled asap.
Fellowships are ideal for mature students, college or graduate level applicants and other community members interested in a meaningful learning/work experience in an intersectional small, nonprofit (remote) environment with a small but mighty collaborative team. Commitment to intersectional social justice is a must! We’d LOVE to hear from you!