Media industry professionals, bursary recipients and their tutors met on Thursday to celebrate the success of the Journalism Diversity Fund. More than 60 guests attended the annual lunch, which this year was hosted by the Daily Mail at Associated Newspapers’ offices in Kensington, London.
Five aspiring journalists have been awarded bursaries by the Journalism Diversity Fund following interviews with a panel of media professionals.
Two former Journalism Diversity Fund recipients have achieved their National Certificate Examination (NCE).
The shortlist for the second round of Journalism Diversity Fund bursaries has now been announced.
A former Journalism Diversity Fund recipient has been appointed as an editorial assistant to Sky Sports News.
The Journalism Diversity Fund is expanding into broadcast media with support from Sky.
The careers of seven trainee journalists are off to a flying start after receiving bursaries from the Journalism Diversity Fund.
A Cabinet Office report published yesterday has highlighted concerns about the lack of social mobility in the professions with journalism one of the industries focused on.
The first round of bursaries for 2012 is now closed and the Journalism Diversity Fund is delighted to have received a record number of applications.