Schedule

We are looking for people from diverse backgrounds to train as journalists. Bursaries are on offer for those with the potential to succeed in one of the most exciting and rewarding careers around.

Please note that bursaries must be awarded prior to the course commencing.

2018 applications are now closed. The shortlist for the final round in 2018 will be announced on Thursday, 21 November and shortlisted applicants will be invited to an interview on Friday, 7 December. Bursaries will be awarded on Wednesday, 12 December.

The schedule for courses beginning in the academic year 2019-20 is as follows;

First group of bursaries

Wednesday, 3 April 2019
5pm
Deadline for applications
Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Shortlist of applicants announced
Friday, 26 April 2019
Interview and selection day in London
Wednesday, 1 May 2019
Successful recipients notified

Second group of bursaries

Wednesday, 3 July 2019
5pm
Deadline for applications
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Shortlist of applicants announced
Friday, 26 July 2019
Interview and selection day in London
Wednesday, 31 July 2019
Successful recipients notified

Third group of bursaries

Wednesday, 7 August 2019
5pm
Deadline for applications
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
Shortlist of applicants announced
Thursday, 29 August 2019
Interview and selection day in London
Wednesday, 4 September 2019
Successful recipients notified

Fourth group of bursaries

Wednesday, 6 November 2019
5pm
Deadline for applications
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Shortlist of applicants announced
Friday, 6 December 2019
Interview and selection day in London
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Successful recipients notified