The 411

  • If you need help writing grant proposals, applications and op-eds, in this 8-week course you will craft a polished, complete piece.
  • Each module will have a reading portion and a writing portion. We’ll start with your personal biography and establish why you care about this issue.
  • You'll find your crew on the Discourse community who are also passionate about similar issues.
  • Featured writers include Sarah Mirk of Bitch Media, Alexandrina Agloro of the University of Southern California and more.

Badges Available for Writing For Change

You can apply for the following badges in the course, with feedback from Adam Bush of College Unbound.

Our "Street Cred":

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College Unbound 's goal is to support adult learners as college students in a project-based program that is relevant to their lives. Marginalized and underserved student populations earn an accredited degree via civic engagement projects and real-life experience. Students--among them previously incarcerated, single-moms and other marginalized peoples--earn an accredited degree via civic engagement projects and real-life experience.

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P2PU is a university for the web, built by an open community. Instead of lonely, anonymous online courses, our communities sustain interest and engagement because folks build them together. We are open and welcoming in everything we do, and help folks generally feel comfy on the internet. Our core values are openness, community and peer learning, and we've built learning communities with the likes of Creative Commons, Mozilla, NYU and MIT.

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