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 […]
Three students have received funding under the Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme. The Scheme is designed to give students a greater understanding of development issues. It is open to all full- and part-time third-level students over the age of 18, who are enrolled in a third-level education institution in Ireland. As part of their […]
Are you thinking of applying to the 2015 Student Scheme? There’s just under two weeks left to apply, so we’ve put together this short checklist, to make sure that you have everything you need to remember for your application. 1. The deadline to apply is 5pm on Friday, 13th February. 2. Make sure that your […]
Students from colleges around Dublin with an interest in journalism, media or development issues are invited to attend a special workshop for prospective applicants to the 2015 Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme at 6.30pm on Tuesday, 27th January, at Filmbase, Curved Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2. The workshop will be delivered by two members […]
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.