2012 Reporters Institute
When: June 10-13, 2012
Where: The Poynter Institute, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Cost: $300 registration fee plus travel to St. Petersburg.
Application Information: Applications must be submitted by March 15, 2012. All applicants will be notified of their status on March 26.
Questions? Contact Heather Dunn by e-mail or by phone at 317/927-8000 ext. 204.
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Get Ready to Grow
You prepared for four years (or more) and now you're working 40 hours a week (or more) as a professional journalist.
Youve graduated from college and been working professionally for no more than three years, and now youre looking for the keys to a successful, long-term journalism career. You will find a good start at the SPJ Reporters Institute this summer in St. Petersburg, Fla.
The Institute was designed with you in mind, by industry trainers and young journalists who face many of the same challenges you are confronting every day. We want you to successfully face those challenges, and we want to help.
During the June 10-13, 2012 program, we will tackle these topics:
Writing for the Web
Creating Multiplatform Content
Using Census Data
Freedom of Information
And much more!
Its a lot to accomplish in a few short days. It will be intense, and there will be some work involved. But we also promise some fun. And were betting that youll leave with a whole new support network of colleagues around the country who share a passion for journalism and are at similar points in their careers.
The total cost for the program is $300 plus your travel to The Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla.
So share this page with your manager, make the commitment together, and apply now for your spot at The Reporters Institute.