AEJ Belgium encourages all young journalists to apply for Youth4Regions, a programme from the European Commission that tries to help journalism students and young journalists to discover what the EU is doing in their region.

What do they offer?

  • Training on journalism and EU regional policy
  • The chance to receive mentorship from established journalists from your country
  • Working side by side with renowned journalists during the EU Regions’ Week
  • Visits of EU affairs media headquarters and EU institutions
  • The unique opportunity to take part as a journalist in European Commission press trips to the Member States
  • Accommodation and travel expenses covered by the European Commission

What do they ask for?

  • Interest in what EU regional policy is doing in your region
  • Background in journalism (studies or experience)
  • EU or neighbouring country citizen aged from 18 to 30 years old
  • Availability during 6 – 11 October

Application form

The application period is open until 15 July 2019 at 17:00 (CET). Apply now!

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