2017 Sojourn Steward    

Fri Mar 31, 2017

2017 Sojourn Steward
A scholarship opportunity to attend the entire Schuylkill River Sojourn
2017 Sojourn Steward 2
Overview: The Schuylkill Action Network (SAN) is providing one full scholarship ($620 value) for the 19th annual Schuylkill River Sojourn from June 3-9, 2017. The SAN is seeking an enthusiastic individual with paddling, photography, and social media experience. The Sojourn Steward will photograph wildlife he/she sees during the Sojourn and will conduct water quality testing twice a day. The Steward will help tell the story of the water quality along the Schuylkill River, connecting to the Sojourn's theme "I Protect the Schuylkill."

Sojourn Steward Expectations:
  • Participate in the entire Schuylkill River Sojourn (Sat, June 3 – Fri, June 9, 2017).
  • Take photos of wildlife spotted along the trip.
  • Conduct water quality sampling twice a day (during lunch and evening kayak take-out locations).
  • Post social media updates to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram during lunch and evening.
  • Write daily short blogs (2-3 paragraphs) each evening.
  • Present at the end of Sojourn about your experience. 
To apply for this opportunity, fill out the online
Sojourn Steward application by April 28th! 

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