As an associate member you can be engaged to write pieces for CWA Canada/CMG publications and websites. These paid freelancing opportunities also offer an opportunity to learn some basic freelance skills, such as how to invoice and what it means to work with a fair contract.
Check out some of the great freelance pieces written by CWA Canada associate members:
Unpaid internships: a boon or a bane? - by Preeteesh Peetabh Singh