The Blacklight is looking for experienced freelance investigative journalists. Our focus is the impact of COVID-19 on Black and brown communities, especially in NYC.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
The Blacklight is the Amsterdam News’ investigative unit. It is dedicated to exposing wrongdoing and uncovering the truth wherever it may be, with focus on stories that impact communities of color in the New York region and beyond.
WHAT TO INCLUDE IN SUBMISSION
Write a short introduction about yourself
Include a paragraph highlighting your writing experience, relevant credentials and publication credits
Attach links to your strongest work or portfolio, and online profile.
- $2 per word
- Fact Checks
1-2 days of research
Medium length Articles
$1 a word
Research 2-5 days
Long form Articles
$2 a word or flat commission fee
5+ days of research
For more information, visit their website.
Email all questions and submissions to: firstname.lastname@example.org