Journalism Summer School for Youth in Tallinn 2024

Journalism Summer School for Youth in Tallinn 2024: June 3-7

We are happy to announce that the Journalism Summer School for Youth 2024 will take place in Tallinn, Estonia for the eight time – on June 3-7. The project is organised by the Centre for Media Studies at Stockholm School of Economics in Riga in partnership with Estonian Public Broadcasting (ERR) Russian-language channels RusERR news portal, ETV+ and Radio 4.

Apply here – until May 27: https://forms.gle/y925j1w16NyJcCdU7

The programme will be led by well-known professional journalists and media experts. The project is supported by the Swedish Embassy in Estonia. 

The scholarship programme ensures free participation, meals and networking opportunities for all the participants throughout the week. During the project, participants will meet previous years’ alumni who will share their experience of working in media. 

After the Summer School all the participants will have an opportunity to publish their works on a special platform at rus.err.ee. In autumn the follow-up training will take place. Later in autumn, the best young authors will receive prizes and letters of recommendation. 

For additional information: please, contact the Programme Coordinator Julia Rodina (julia.rodina@sseriga.edu)

Scholarship

The scholarship programme ensures free participation, meals and networking opportunities for all the participants throughout the week.

Aim

The aim of the Summer School is to educate and inspire future Russian-speaking journalists in Estonia from Tallinn and Lasnamäe area in particular. After the Summer School all the participant will have an opportunity to publish their works on a special platform at RusERR. In autumn, the best authors will receive prizes, letters of recommendation and an opportunity to become interns at DV.

Place

The training will take place in Tallinn.

Participants

25 Russian-speaking young people from Tallinn with the interest in journalism.

Age

14 – 17 y.o.

Language

Training will be in Russian language.

Results

The results will be announced by May 31, 2024. The organizers will personally contact those applicants, who will be chosen to participate.

NB! If for the reasons and circumstances beyond the control of the organizers any changes in the programme will occur, the organizers will contact and inform the participants.