Future News Worldwide 2018 applications open

Future News Worldwide 2018 applications open
8 January 2018 - 28 FEBRUARY 2018

Applications are open for Future News Worldwide 2018 , a prestigious international conference for the next generation of journalists run by the British Council in partnership with some of the world's leading media organisations.

100 fully-funded places are available for the brightest young student bloggers, vloggers, photojournalists and reporters from across the globe to take part in the two day event at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh in July 2018.

With contributions from leading media organisations such as CNN, Reuters, Google News Lab, Facebook and UK Schools of Journalism, the conference is a once-in-a lifetime opportunity for the next generation of top journalists to hone their skills and make global connections.

The opportunity is available to undergraduate and postgraduate students from any country who will be aged 18-25 years old on 1 July 2018. Applicants should be able to speak English at an advanced level and need to demonstrate that they are passionate about following a career in journalism.

Deadline: 28 February 2018

For details about the conference and how to apply, please visit our official page.