The course is interested in columnists (counting group columnists and specialists) and reporting cadets or understudies in any medium who need to redesign their specialties composing abilities. We’ll likewise consider expressions bloggers, performers, music, expressions and legacy understudies, music coordinators and music PR specialists.
Application Deadline: twentieth February, 2017
To be taken at (nation): South Africa
About the Award: Facilitated by Business Day jazz reporter Gwen Ansell and grant winning South African author and columnist Percy Mabandu, the Arts Journalism Program – for qualified writers, independent essayists and news coverage understudies – is the longest running student activity for the Cape Town International Jazz Festival. The week-long course is adjusted to the National Journalism Framework (NQF) of national news-casting benchmarks. It has turned out to be one of the nation driving activities in raising expressions reporting norms.
Members will figure out how to apply key news coverage abilities to the particular setting of expressions composing: how to survey; developing pro contacts; making an expressions theme open and fascinating to your perusers – in addition to the setting of South African music.
Qualification: Qualified columnists, independent essayists and news coverage understudies are qualified to apply
Estimation of Program: Each course costs R2 000 for each member including educational cost, administered rehearse and any instructing materials. Applicants from outside Cape Town – or their bosses or foundations – are in charge of the expenses of their own travel/convenience. A set number of grants are accessible for specialists, cadets, understudies and group media laborers situated in South Africa as it were.
Length of Program: The Arts Journalism course will keep running from 25 March 2017 to 1 April 2017 at the Artscape and on area at CTIJF 2017.
The most effective method to Apply:
Just connect the records asked. Records ought to be in Word organize; photos as .jpg or .gif connections
Your CV must incorporate the subtle elements of no less than two present, contactable references, and no less than one connection to a production site, podcast or blog where we can see your work.
Your PHOTOGRAPH ought to be a little, full-shading head and shoulders picture (travel permit sort)
Your MOTIVATION LETTER ought to disclose why you need to go to the course, how you want to profit, and what aptitudes, interests and individual qualities you will bring
Your ESSAY ought to be close to 500 words in length, on the theme of “How does South African jazz connect with other fine arts?”
See additionally points of interest in the application site page
Visit Program Webpage for subtle elements
Grant Provider: Cape Town International Jazz Festival