TRT World Fellowship Program 2019 for Young Talent Worldwide (Fully-funded to Istanbul, Turkey)

TRT World Fellowship Program 2019 for Young Talent Worldwide (Fully-funded to Istanbul, Turkey)

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Applications for the TRT World Fellowship Program 2019 are now open. TRT World Fellowship is an exciting initiative in Istanbul for young talent from around the world to get a unique hands-on experience in the field of change-inspiring journalism.

The purpose of the Fellowship Program is to engage people who want to get to know the perspective of TRT World and TRT Arabi, keep up with the most up-to-date changes in the media industry and improve their understanding of Turkish culture. Fellows will spend two months (June 17th-August 10th) with the TRT World and TRT Arabi Teams, bringing a distinctive voice to the global News landscape.

Programme Content

  • Journalism Training: During the fellowship programme, you will work full time in TRT World while taking your experience to the next level through a demanding schedule of training which provides a 360-degree view of the modern media industry with professionals from a variety of backgrounds including journalists, editors, PR professionals, producers, reporters and videographers. 
  • Master Classes: You will be engaged in weekly seminars, workshops and master classes emphasizing on journalism skills, cinematography, editing skills, documentary making, humanitarian programmes, Turkish culture and politics.
  • Site Visits: The participants of the fellowship programme will also be provided site visits of institutions and news agencies. By joining trips to key Turkish cultural, political, media organisations and think-tanks, you’ll be able to understand cultural and historical background of Turkey.

Benefits

  • Invaluable hands-on experience in News, Programmes, Digital and Vision departments
  • Work with experienced traditional broadcast and digital journalists
  • Get Digital know how and take part in debate forums and round table discussion groups
  • Learn how it all works from the field to the newsroom
  • Targeting Proficient English speakers (Level C1 & C2) who are recent graduates and those in their third or fourth year of tertiary studies

Eligibility

  • Proficient English language speaker (TRT World)
  • Proficient Arabic and English speaker (TRT Arabi)
  • A recent graduate from university from related majors
  • Interested in international journalism
  • Commitment to engagement in the related fields
  • Critical, strategic thinking, intellectual, and analytical skills
  • Fellows show interest in the Turkish culture and history
  • Interest in migration, security, international relations, and media.

Application

All CV’s must be in English and in PDF format, Cv’s in other languages will not be taken into consideration!

Click here to apply.

For more information, visit TRT World Fellowship.

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