The world is never in short supply of great stories however there are times where Asian American stories aren’t told and lack the representation it deserves . What we need right now more than ever are champions for these stories. When you write for Chicago Asian Network, we want you to be an advocate of bridging the community, fostering growth and collaboration, sharing wins in our community that normally don't get highlighted on mainstream media, making you a pioneer in journalism and representation.
We’re seeking writers of all backgrounds that allow us to stay true to our tagline “Connect with all Asian Communities”. So if your article provides genuinely useful and interesting information to the Asian American community, it is more likely to be published. Your article could be based on an event, a cause, a company, a person, a fundraiser, or a subject. We only accept original content.While we can’t detail our selection process, our editors will evaluate each article based on these 3 questions:
Your work will appear alongside other movers and shakers in the Community. Our readers, which are made up of both community and thought leaders, community organizations, and Asian Americans in various industries, will be enjoying your articles. While we cannot offer compensation to contributing writers, you will have your own author page to build your reputation and portfolio as a journalist. All of your articles will be promoted enthusiastically on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more. You will also have the opportunity to interview both established and up-and-coming Asian Americans to expand your network.
Chicago Asian Network reaches 30K readers a month through its website and other affiliated channels. 53% male and 47% female. Our top audience traits are Asian American professionals, community organizations, entrepreneurs, connectors & influencers.
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Fill out the form below and get the process started. Chicago Asian Network does not accept pitches, only complete drafts. Please no pitches, abstracts, outlines, or press releases.