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  • This is a drop down menu. Project dates are included.
  • If you have already graduated, please say when you did. EX: Graduated May 2017. If you are more than six month post-graduation, you are not eligible for this program.
  • Please tell us how you learned about #nextgenradio. Be specific. Ex: Twitter, Instagram, Friend, Professor, etc.
  • Before applying, make sure you can be available for the full week of the project and you meet these eligibility requirements: 1) Our project with Capital Public Radio is for currently enrolled or no more than six months post graduation. It is for students at community colleges, four year state or private schools. 2) If you are more than six months beyond graduation, you are NOT eligible. 3) "Northern California and Southern Oregon" is a little artificial, but we will select students from colleges only within that geographic area. Please follow @nextgenradio on Twitter and Instagram. If you have a question, do not hesitate to use the "contact" form on this site to ask it. Please make sure you understand all of this before applying. Type "yes" once you have read and understood this note.
  • If you don't have a Linkedin profile, you will need to build one. Tip: Your Linkedin account is part of our decision making process so don't skimp on it.
  • Please tell us about your journalism and/or media related experiences. Explain how participating in this project will help you and why we should choose you? We suggest you compose this in "Word" and then copy and paste it.
  • Please provide a bio. First or third person, we don't care.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: mp3, wav, aac, wmv, aiff.
    This should be audio. It can be a traditionally reported story, a non-narrated piece, excerpt from a podcast or an excerpt from a spoken word performance. File limit: 12MB
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
    This one should be something written. Note: If you are having trouble with the Word extension .docx, save your document as a .pdf and upload. File Limit 5MB
  • Accepted file types: jpg, pdf, mp4, mov, png, gif.
    This work should be something visual. Still or broadcast video, you choose. IMPORTANT: You will need to shrink your files down to a max size of 12MB. You won't be able to complete the form otherwise.
  • Please list the name, email and phone number of two references. One should know your journalism/media work really well. The other can be more of a personal reference