Sports journalism masterclasses

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Our sports journalism masterclasses are delivered by News Associates and the team at Sportsbeat, the UK’s leading sports content agency.

The workshops are based around live sporting events and are ideal for anyone who is looking for a full-time career in sports journalism.

London and Manchester dates:

  • Wimbledon Tennis: Tuesday 4 July, 6:00-9:00pm
  • Athletics: Tuesday 8 August, 7:00-10:00pm

Space is limited, so email ldyer@newsassociates.co.uk now to reserve a place – you will receive confirmation of your place and timetable of the day by email.  You can also visit http://newsassociates.co.uk/free-workshop/

Free News Journalism workshops

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Aspiring reporters interested in a career in newspapers, magazines, online or broadcast can enrol for a free journalism workshop staged at the newsroom of national press agency News Associates.

This practical session will get you working on your own stories and there will be a chance to meet News Associates tutors, reporters and editors. Each attendee will get individual feedback and time will also be set aside for career advice.

Space is limited, so email ldyer@newsassociates.co.uk now to reserve a place – you will receive confirmation of your place and timetable of the day by email or visit www.newsassociates.co.uk.

Postgrad in TV, film or games…

but will need some funding?  Investigate the BAFTA scholarship programme which brightidea_1212is open to British Citizens.  What’s on offer?

  • up to £12,000 towards your course fees
  • mentoring support from a BAFTA member
  • free access to BAFTA events around the UK

Find out more at http://guru.bafta.org/opportunities/scholarships

Dedicated to documentaries?

Open City Documentary Festival showcases the best in contemporary non-fiction film-camera lensmaking – shorts and feature length documentary films from anywhere in the world.

Submissions are now open for the seventh edition of Open City Documentary Festival.  If you submit your film by Monday 19 December 2016 you can take advantage of the early bird rate.
Deadlines:
13 April 2017=Regular Deadline
8 May 2017=Late Deadline