A brand new volunteer position at Digitally Lit, Literacy Champs are book smart, media-savvy youth from across Atlantic Canada tasked with sharing their honest opinion of the Atlantic Canadian books they read with peers. To learn more about who qualifies and how to apply to be a Literacy Champ with us, kindly click here.
As a Literacy Champ with Digitally Lit: Atlantic Canadian Youth Read, you’ll be tasked with reading and sharing your honest opinion on books made right here in Atlantic Canada. The deal is simple: we’ll provide you with the book free of charge (we’ll even mail it to you!) and all you have to do is read and provide us with a review to share on social media and the Book Review section of the website. We ask only that you comply with Advertising Standards Canada restrictions and share that you got a #freebook or you were #sponsoredbyDigitallyLit or something of this nature.
You must be between 13 and 25 years of age (proof of age required)
You must have resided somewhere within Atlantic Canada over the past five years.
You must restrict your choice of book to one or more of the following publishers: Acorn Press, Bouton D’or Acadie, Breakwater Books, Goose Lane Editions, Nimbus Publishing.
Limit of 5 books per Literacy Champ.
Sounds like something you’d be into? Think you’d make a great Literacy Champ for Digitally Lit? Send along a cover letter (no less than 500 and no more than 1000 words) explaining why to email@example.com!
Certain non-fiction titles will be required to fit the Canada Council for the Arts non-literary fiction category. Please discuss with Digitally Lit mentors on a case-by-case basis.
We can’t wait to hear from you…
If this sounds like you, Digitally Lit is currently recruiting Literacy Champions between 13 and 25 years of age who reside in Atlantic Canada.