The Arctic Youth Media School in Murmansk: Call for applications!
On October 14-18, the Arctic Youth Media School – a joint project of the Gorchakov Fund and Association “Russian-Baltic Media Center” will take place in Murmansk.
The International Youth Media School is a successful project of the Gorchakov Fund and its partners, which brings together journalists from different countries. This time the organizers invite you to the Arctic – a region, which attracts more and more global interest every day.
The agenda includes:
introduction to Russian and foreign strategies of the Artic development;
opportunity to become part of the special “Arctic” journalist community;
lectures by expert in foreign affairs, international law, energy and transport security from the Arctic countries;
skill-building sessions for professional development and discussions about characteristics of modern media environment with editors-in-chief of printed media, television and radio, SMM-experts and bloggers.
The participants will be charged with an individual task of developing their own media materials on the topic of the media school under the guidance of experts-advisors. The best materials will be published in the federal media of Russia.
Who can become a participant?
Students from the faculties of journalism, bloggers, editors-in-chief of mass media and online portals (18-30 years old) interested in the problem of the Arctic region.
A list of the participants will be made based on results of the application contest.
Terms of participation:
The organizers will pay for:
a flight from Moscow to Murmansk and back;
accommodation, meals and a sightseeing program in the Murmansk region.
Travel expenses to Moscow and back will be paid by the participants themselves.
How to apply?
Deadline to submit applications – September 6, 2019 at 11:59 pm Moscow time. The winners will be announced on September 9.
All applicants will be notified by email.
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