Sign Up to Become a Local Guide

How cool would it be to show people around your favorite local spots as a side hustle? We're looking for knowledgable locals, just like you! Our local guides enjoy the luxury of working on their own schedule and getting paid what they think they deserve for their time and expertise. If this interests you, please fill out the following to be considered for a guide position with Kolu. Note: At our current stage, we are only operating within the Greater New York City area.


  • 21+ years old

  • Ownership of a smartphone (iOS or Android)

  • New York City area residency of 3 or more years

  • Sociable and open-minded

  • Knowledge of local neighborhoods

  • Minimum availability of 10 hours/month facilitating local tours 


To apply, complete these 2 steps:


1. resume

Please submit your resume below to our Dropbox.

2. Create your account

Please download the Kolu Guide app to create your account.