CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Science Journalism Workshop for Public High School Journalists and School Paper Advisers

| Posted by UP Media and Public Relations Office

 

REMINDERS:
• The workshop is limited to applicants from public secondary schools in the National Capital Region (NCR)
• Slots are limited to one (1) science campus journalist and (1) adviser per school. We will only accept two (2) publications per city/municipality on a first come, first served basis
• The training will be for both science campus journalists and campus paper advisers. Advisers are required to accompany the students on the actual workshop
• Deadline for applications is on 21 June 2019

This project organized by Communicating Science and Technology Research and Development at the University of the Philippines (CoST UP), aims to promote science journalism and help enhance the science and technology writing skills of campus journalists. The one-day training will include lectures on the fundamentals of Science Journalism, critical issues, data visualization, and actual engagement with UP scientists and innovators. Workshop fellows will receive training kits, food, and certificates.

Applicant Qualifications: 
1. Must be enrolled (A.Y. 2019-2020)  in a public secondary school in NCR
2. Must be a current science news editor/reporter or editor-in-chief of their school publication
3. Must be endorsed and accompanied by their respective school paper adviser on the actual workshop

Submit your applications at http://bit.ly/UPSciJournTraining. Only applications submitted on the portal will be processed.

Should you have inquiries, please email [email protected] or [email protected].

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