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Princes Trust, Morgan Stanley Centre,

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124 St Pauls Way

London, E3 4QA

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LONDON VOICES: A JOURNALISM COMPETITION FOR LONDON

YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A £2,000 FIRST PRIZE

Or £750 second prize or £250 third prize

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LLC IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE MEDIA SOCIETY ‘a forum for debate and networking’ HAVE LAUNCHED A JOURNALISM COMPETITION FOR LONDONERS. WIN A £2,000 FIRST PRIZE AND SHOWCASE YOUR TALENT TO SOME OF THE BEST-KNOWN MEDIA EXPERTS IN THE UK.

WHAT'S THE CATCH? THERE IS NONE! WE JUST WANT TO HELP PROMOTE JOURNALISM AND MEDIA TALENT IN THE CITY AND GENERATE FRESH, NEW AND INSPIRATIONAL PERSPECTIVES OF OUR CITY.

LONDON VOICES THEMES

OUR 2016/17 COMPETITION HAS THE FOLLOWING THEMES;



1) Community voices

Community voice: A theme that focuses on a local community e.g. How can communities report and discuss what is going on locally and use blogging to promote and represent a community’s voice.


2) When you’re young

The young generation in London: A theme that focuses on being 'young' in the city e.g. A cross generational experience exploring the differences of being young in the 20th and 21st Century’s.


3) My City of the future

City of the future: A theme that focuses on what London can be like in the future e.g. What City should we build in the future and how can it tackle the issues of an increasing population, new ways of working, transportation and environmental challenges.


4) Social media and democracy A theme that focuses on what is the benefit of social media to society e.g. How is it shaping our world and opinions? Is it a force for good?


YOU CAN USE TRADITIONAL OR DIGITAL MEDIUMS TO ENTER THE COMPETITION i.e. copy/interviews, blogs, video


HOW TO ENTER:

  1. DOWNLOAD A PROJECT BRIEF FROM OUR WEBSITE -> CLICK HERE
  2. DECIDE ON YOUR THEME AND SUBMIT A PROJECT ENTRY NOTIFICATION TO US VIA EMAIL (entry notification must be by December 31st 2016)
  3. YOU WILL THEN BE ASSIGNED A MENTOR/ PROJECT CONTACT
  4. WORK ON YOUR PROJECT AND SUBMIT IT BY JANUARY 31ST 2017
  5. SHORT LISTED ENTRIES WILL BE PUBLISHED ON THE LONDON VOICES WEB PAGE
  6. A WINNERS SHOWCASE EVENT IS TO BE HELD IN MARCH 2017 IN LONDON WHERE THE PRIZE IS TO BE ANNOUNCED

WHO CAN ENTER:

  • YOU MUST BE A UK CITIZEN
  • YOU CAN BE A MEDIA/JOURNALISM STUDENT OR JUST HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE SUBJECT AND THE CITY
  • YOU CANNOT BE A PROFESSIONAL JOURNALIST BUT AN ASPIRING ONE
  • YOU CAN ONLY ENTER ONCE AND NOT UNDER MULTIPLE THEMES OR IDENTITIES
  • YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE TO ATTEND A JUDGES PANEL (Feb 2017) AND THE SHOWCASE EVENT (March 2017)
  • THE WORK MUST BE YOUR OWN, BUT IT CAN BE PART OF A COLLBAORATIVE PARTNERSHIP

SUPPORT AND TRAINING SESSIONS THROUGHOUT LONDON

TO SUPPORT THE LONON VOICES PROJECT WE ARE HOLDING A SERIES OF WORKSHOPS ACROSS THE CITY WITH OUR PARTNERS.

LONDON VOICES 6
Wed 23 November 2016
10:00 – 16:00 GMT

Centrepoint
54 Dean Street
London W1 6AE

LONDON VOICES 7
Sat 28 January 2017
10:00 – 16:00 GMT

Carillion
Croydon Central Library, Katherine Street
London CR9 1ET

LONDON VOICES 8
Mon 13 February 2017
10:00 – 16:00 GMT

Princes Trust
Morgan Stanley Centre, William Cotton Place
124 St Pauls Way, London E3 4QA

LONDON VOICES 9
Wed 22 February 2017
10:00 – 16:00 GMT

Centrepoint
54 Dean Street
London W1 6AE

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