“We want to make Evony as historically accurate as possible! As such, we would like to make triple sure that all of our content is top quality.
We are looking for qualified, intelligent individuals to assist us with this process of contributing vast amounts of historical research for the next instalment of Evony.
What will I be required to do?
You would be given access to documents that contains information relating to historical people and places, the very text that will be present in the next big release of Evony.
You would be required to put in about 5 hours a week of work and this would include contributing vast amounts of historical information on figures and places as well as proof reading the work you put in.
Do I get paid for this?
No. But we’ll be compensating your volunteer time with 10 Evony Cents per historical figure/city you contribute and is approved. The more information you help write, the more credits you are eligible to receive!
Am I eligible to apply?
You must meet the following criteria to apply:
- Must be 18 or over
- Must be able to sign an NDA
- Must be able to contribute 5+ hours per week
- Must be able to install Skype (a free IM client for communication with your project manager)
You must also meet one or more of the following:
- Must have had experience working in an historical related job field (e.g.: researcher, history teacher)
- Must have had experience working in an historical related institution (e.g.: school, museum)
- Must have an historical related university degree or diploma
- Must have owned or contributed to a historical related project
If you feel you are eligible to apply, please continue to read below.
How to apply
Please fill out the following application and return it to Ken Peterson, the project manager for Historical Research at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date of birth:
Country of residence:
Do you hold any historical related degrees/diplomas:
Which point of section B of the application form (above) applies to you:
Are you able to contribute over 5 hours a week to this project:
Please tell us in less than 100 words why you think you should be selected to participate:
Successful and unsuccessful applicants will be notified by e-mail and successful volunteers will be picked at our discretion. You will be working with highly confidential material and therefore would be required to scan or photograph, sign and send us a confidentiality agreement. You will be sent further instructions via e-mail if accepted.”