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Student journalists – the Walkley Foundation wants YOU!

The Walkley Foundation has lots of great opportunities for you to kick-start your career. Read on for news worth sharing (or keeping to yourself).

2016 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship applications open now

If you’re passionate about broadcast media, the Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship is your chance to get your foot in the door.

The recipient of this scholarship will receive placements at the Nine Network in Sydney and the Walkley Foundation, participate in a TV production course at AFTRS, plus be mentored by the industry’s best.

Previous winners and runners-up have gone on to be employed by the Nine Network. Check if you’re eligible and apply now.

Calling young journalists – get recognised for your work

Could you be the next Sophie McNeil, Latika Bourke or Andrew Quilty? Entries are open now for the 2016 Young Australian Journalist of the Year.

Works can be entered in six categories:

  • Text-based Journalism
  • Radio / Audio Journalism
  • Television / Video Journalism
  • All Media (Community and Regional Journalism)
  • Photography
  • Student Journalist of the Year

Winners in each category receive a trophy and certificate – plus the overall Young Journalist of the Year will receive an exciting overseas adventure.

Get the full details and apply now – entries close Tuesday 26 April.

This is an SSAF funded initiative
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