When is it?
When is the deadline?
It is on 19th October
Am I eligible?
Students aged 14-19 years old and living in the UK are welcome to apply.
During this free two-week virtual work experience programme, you’ll take an in-depth look at print, broadcast and photojournalism as well as a variety of roles within the industry. You’ll meet professionals working in many of these areas and roles in webinars, which will give you a chance to ask them your questions. Finally, you’ll complete work and assignments to get an understanding of what life in the journalism industry is like.
The virtual work experience programme involves around 10 hours of activity. You can complete the work over 2 weeks meaning you can fit it around your schedule, whether that be school or college. There are live workshops, but don’t worry if you’re unable to attend – you can watch recordings on-demand.
Live workshops with employers
You’ll meet professionals in live workshops and be able to ask them questions.
Work and assignments
You’ll complete activities and work assignments to develop skills and knowledge.
Fits into your schedule
Complete all work and assignments at times that are suitable to you.