Applications for the 2020 Brian White Scholarship have now closed.
How to Enter
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.