Thank you for considering this opportunity. We look forward to publishing your story via consciousmagazine.co or in Conscious Print. 
Please review the following guidelines carefully below as this leads to better chances of being published (Yes!).

Please note that we are only accepting original content according to the categories listed below. We're not looking for promoted events or specific brands. All stories submitted must be able to bring awareness to a cause, educate our readers on local to global issues, inform about initiatives, respond to relevant headlines, or provide how tos, tips, list ideas and advice for our readers. Our readers are millennials, social entrepreneurs, leaders, nonprofit founders, and the like. 

Become a Contributing Writer

We look forward to reading your submission! Upon submission approval, you will be invited to join Conscious Magazine as a regular contributor and join our Private Writers Group where we share stories that you may like to consider covering beyond your first submission. Stay Tuned!

About Us
Conscious is a lifestyle media company with daily updated web content, biannual print/digital magazine, and mobile app. Conscious Magazine is read by men and women throughout the world and holds an influential voice within the social good community. Conscious covers stories about social innovation and community, people and organizations making a difference locally and globally, conscious culture, and how-to’s for social entrepreneurship and nonprofit work, and more.

People say we are "changing the world" but really we are "changing the conversation," and we invite you to join us. We share stories of people who work boldly above and beyond their everyday responsibilities to inspire others. We talk about local and global problems and their solutions. 

What is our Vision?
We are looking to build a community of writers to lead the conversation when it comes to the latest in conscious culture - share about the big ideas, the problems, the solutions, and engage our readers with educational awareness of where our world is today by highlighting nonprofit work, innovative ideas, and more.

What are we looking for?
Real stories with real impact.
Submitted stories may be used for Conscious Web and Print Stories. 
See example ideas by clicking through the categories below

Web Calendar
Each month we are looking for specific topics to align with special dates and holidays. See our Web Calendar here for inspiration. Please note that stories submitted for special dates, need to be submitted 2 - 4 weeks in advance to allot for preparation time. Thank you!

Writing Guidelines
- Be clear and detailed with the message you are sending (leads to better chances for being published)
- Write with a creative, educational, and conversational style
- 300 - 500 Words (Web)
- Include links when mentioning websites

Frequently Asked Questions
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Agreement
By submitting this form, you acknowledge that your article is original and is for consideration only. You give Conscious Magazine permission to publish your article on www.consciousmagazine.co or in Conscious Print and share through social media.






Help talk about what's the latest in culture. Share about the big ideas, the problems, and the solutions. Engage our readers with educational awareness of where our world is today by highlighting nonprofit work, innovative ideas, and more.  Present the issues and the solutions and the names and organizations making a difference. Various topics include but not limited to:

- The Water Crisis
- Human Trafficking
- Poverty
- Education
- Hunger
- Health 
We believe stories are powerful and drive change. Therefore, we feature the empowering individuals behind many social businesses and organizations. Tell their stories. 

Topics:
- NonProfit Founders
- Social Innovators
- Social Business Owners (all industries - fashion, food, art, film, etc).
- Local Heroes

We are ready to go local. We're looking for inspiring stories from your community whether that be in the arts, fashion, culinary, business, entertainment, etc.

"Conscious Culture City Guides"
Give our readers the chance to explore the conscious culture of your favorite city. We're looking for places to go, shop, and eat, and even things to do that represent conscious culture - museums, galleries, and more. This is a great way to spotlight some of the local small businesses in your town. It's about building community.

We're looking for experts to help our readers become more successful in the world of social business and nonprofit work. We're also looking for "lists" to strike up a conversation.
Some examples are:

- Best NonProfit Marketing and Fundraising Tools
- Social Business Planning
- Best ways to come up with innovative ideas
- Starting an Eco-Fashion Business
- How to change the conversation with your blog
- Tips on helping businesses and nonprofits tell their story effectively
- Talk about securing VC funding or how to run a successful crowdfunding campaign
- How to start your dream
- Barriers to entry
- Best Social Business Practices
- Tips on using social media to fundraise
There are many designers around the world using their fashion to make a difference. We want to hear more of those stories. Write a story on a brand by highlighting their fashion collection, as well as, their impact story. Introduce us to new conscious fashion brands!

The brands we deem ”conscious,” meaning they embody one or more of the following:
  • Made in the USA
  • Fair Trade
  • Eco Friendly
  • Making Charitable Contributions
  • Buy 1 Give 1
  • Made Locally by Artisans
  • Delivers an empowering message
There are many designers around the world using their fashion to make a difference. We want to hear more of those stories. Write a story on a brand by highlighting their fashion collection, as well as, their impact story. Introduce us to new conscious fashion brands!

The brands we deem ”conscious,” meaning they embody one or more of the following:
  • Made in the USA
  • Fair Trade
  • Eco Friendly
  • Making Charitable Contributions
  • Buy 1 Give 1
  • Made Locally by Artisans
  • Delivers an empowering message
In the world of social entrepreneurship and nonprofit building, the journey could be challenging. Help encourage our millennial readers on how to prepare emotionally as they build their dreams. 
Some examples are: 

- What it takes to build a dream
- How to deal when all of your hard work seems to go nowhere
- Tips for getting through the journey
- Dealing with business / nonprofit obstacles and failures
- How to communicate a vision to friends and family

Your story is inspiring. If you have a life-changing experience that drove you to make a difference, then share with us.