The DistriPress Training Foundation has partnered with the Association of Circulation Executives (ACE) to sponsor one free place on its prestigious Empower programme. The 2022 intake will convene in October, and those interested in the scholarship have until this Friday 12th August to submit their applications.
Usually priced at £2,400 per person, the 20-week course provides a comprehensive syllabus for all those wishing to build a career in the newspaper and magazine industry. Covering everything from the power of social media, to new revenue models, sections are delivered in easy-to-digest online modules.
Key aspects of the course will entail:
- Access: Partnership with high profile UK industry leaders will enlighten delegates and encourage new ways of thinking.
- Knowledge: Insights will show new ways to drive tangible results in the publishing industry.
- Connection: The bonds that develop among delegates and an opportunity to network are critical elements of the programme.
- Inspiration: Powerful examples and initiatives will accelerate learning, understanding and development.
Beneficial for those just starting out in the industry, as well as more seasoned professionals looking to advance their careers further, students will be supported in creating a focussed personal development plan. The curriculum also includes cutting edge insights into contemporary industry approaches to audience, engagement, and monetisation, with mentoring and masterclass sessions.
You can find out further details on the course – including how to apply for the sponsored placement – here.