Cork-based students, we are hosting an information session for prospective applicants to the 2019 Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme at 2pm on Wednesday, 13th March in Áras na Mac Léinn, Student Centre, Main Campus, UCC, College Road, Cork. The information session will be attended by a member of the Student Scheme judging panel and former RTÉ […]
Third-level students interested in reporting on development issues for a national media outlet are invited to attend a workshop for prospective applicants to the 2018 Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme on Tuesday, 6th March at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, 80 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2. The workshop will commence at […]
Sally Hayden was a winner of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme in 2013, and since then has gone on to secure work with some of the most highly regarded media outlets in the world, including CNN International; Financial Times; VICE News; the Sunday Times and The Irish Times.
PRESS NOTICE Monday, 4th February 2013 The closing date for the 2012/13 Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme is Friday, 15th February. The Scheme is open to any full / part-time third-level students over the age of eighteen. The Simon Cumbers Media Fund was established in 2005 by Irish Aid in memory of Irish journalist […]