Future News 2015 Competition

Genre : Calls for papers
Principal country concerned : Column : Media
Release/publication date : November 2015
Published on : 11/06/2015
Source : http://www.britishcouncil.mw/futurenews 11 June 2015

Do you want to be the next star television interviewer? Do you have your eye on being a big-name columnist or a hot-shot reporter? Does journalism excite you? Aged 18-25? Then have we got news for you!

Enter our competition for a chance to win a fully-funded place at an international conference for aspiring young journalists in the Scottish Parliament building in Edinburgh, Scotland's historic capital City.

The theme of this year's conference is the Business of News.

All you have to do is show us your writing skills…..

Future NEWS, a three-day event on 4-6 September 2015, will bring together more than 100 young people from across the world who will:

· learn key multi-media reporting and editing skills from established and emerging media and journalism professionals
· network with the best from the world of media and journalism, and with other aspiring journalists
· report using the Future NEWS multi-media real-time editorial system
· build up your writing and multi-media portfolio to support your CV.
Your fully-funded place includes accommodation, travel to and from Scotland and subsistence.

FOR MORE INFO VISIT OUR WEBSITE : http://www.britishcouncil.mw/futurenews


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  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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