Program Length: 5 months
• Age 14-19 (grades 9-12, or a gap year before college)
Spring Session: End of December
Fall Session: End of July
Highlight: Are you an avid reader and a passionate learner? Do you have an open mind and a deep respect for all people? If so, you might be the perfect fit for the BreakBread Literary Apprenticeship! As a Literary Apprentice with BreakBread, you’ll become an essential part of their team, actively involved in every step of producing BreakBread Magazine. Selecting works for publication, identifying new talent, encouraging submissions, and participating in peer feedback workshops to enhance your own writing skills are just a few of the responsibilities you will have as a Literary Apprentice throughout this opportunity. Your experience with BreakBread will be hands-on and eye-opening. You’ll gain invaluable insights into the world of magazine publishing, setting you up for success in college, the workforce, and beyond. Not only that, you will collaborate closely with their editorial staff, which comprises published and working writers. Although this opportunity is not paid, if you are eligible there is the opportunity to earn school credit through their Common Core-aligned program. BreakBread Literary Magazine thrives because of young creatives like you. Your input and dedication as a Literary Apprentice allows you to work side by side with their editorial team, gaining real-world experience and helping amplify the voices of the youth. Don’t miss this chance to be part of a community that’s passionate about creativity, inclusion, and change. Ready to make a meaningful impact? Apply now and become a BreakBread Literary Apprentice. There are two sessions for this opportunity, in the Spring and the Fall. The Spring application is open through December and the Fall application is open through July. More information can be found on their website under the FAQ’s. If you have any questions about this opportunity, email HELP@BREAKBREADPROJECT.ORG. Your journey to self-expression and community connection starts here!