How to Enter
The 2019 Brian White Scholarship is now closed. Applications for next year's scholarship will open in March 2020.
Entries are submitted online. You will be required to submit:
- A one-page document stating why you think you should be chosen as the recipient of the scholarship
- A short one-page resume
- Two radio news bulletins written from supplied stories. One should be aimed at an FM audience and the other at an AM audience. Download the stories here
- A one minute MP3 audio of one of your written bulletins showcasing your news reading ability (please state which of the bulletins you are reading at the start of your audio)
- Complete the online entry form.
Hints and Tips for Preparing your Entry
- Address all criteria on the entry form
- All supporting material is strictly limited to one page
- Check and double check your entry before submission
- Demonstrate versatility, innovation and creativity
- Ensure that you write for your audience
- Your bulletins should be concise but also include enough detail
- Demonstrate potential for a career in radio journalism, with an emphasis on accuracy, fairness and broadcast skills.