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Work With Us

We are always looking for experienced freelance reporters and op-ed contributors to work with – learn more in our FAQ page. Currently, we are seeking candidates for the following opportunities:

Indigenous Foodways Reporting Fellowship

September 2022: Civil Eats is seeking an experienced journalist to become our next Indigenous Foodways Fellow, contributing monthly features and occasional opinion pieces to our Indigenous Foodways coverage. This year-long, part-time contracted position will include reporting in-depth on issues of food sovereignty, food security, and food and cultural traditions across North America. We’re looking for an experienced reporter with an interest in and history of food and agriculture reporting to join our virtual team and build on our long history of reporting on these topics.

The fellow will work closely with the Civil Eats editorial team, including taking part in occasional editorial meetings. The fellowship includes a $20,000 stipend, and Native writers are encouraged to apply.

Please email a resume and cover letter to We’ll begin reviewing applications on September 28th.