The #CitizenRelay project tracks the Torch#citizenrelay Relay on its journey along the length and breadth of Scotland.Apply for the #citizenrelay: tracking the 2012 torch across Scotland • Training them in the basic skills of other important industry#CitizenRelay Interns blogging, podcasting, interviewing representativesDo you want be involved in reporting the and uploading content to the web • #CitizenRelay is part of a widerOlympic Games and lead a team of citizen • Developing story ideas in your local #media2012 citizen media initiativereporters as they cover the Olympic Torch area around the London 2012 OlympicRelay in Scotland from 8-14th June 2012? • Travelling on the #CitizenRelay Games. Your work could reach aJoin us and become a member of the roadtrip for two days on your leg of national and/or international#CitizenRelay project tracking the Torch the journey. audienceRelay as it travels from Stranraer to What will I learn? What will it cost me?Shetland. • How to create, edit and upload The #CitizenRelay project is funded by content to a specially designed Creative Scotland, so most of the expenses If you’ve had experience of managing #CitizenRelay website you will incur will be covered, includingmulti-media content and working across • How to work in a team, lead your travelling to the training day, costs incurredmulti-platforms then you could be our ideal CitizenReporters and work in a fast- in meeting with CitizenRelay Reporters andcandidate. paced mobile environment the two days spend on the Torch RelayWhat will I be doing? • How to identify story ideas in your roadtrip itself.The #CitizenRelay project tracks the Torch local area relating to the Olympic For more details, visit the #citizenrelayRelay on its journey along the length and Torch Relay website - http://www.citizenrelay.net orbreadth of Scotland. You can be one of How will it benefit my studies/ contact firstname.lastname@example.org eight #CitizenRelay Interns working in employment prospects?one of four geographical areas (Glasgowand the West; Inverness and the North • If you are a current student, you can use the experience gained fromWest; Dundee and the North East; and, participating in the project to accrueEdinburgh and the East). You will be work-related learning credit.involved in: • You will be able to showcase your work at a dissemination event • H e l p re c r u i t t e n C i t i z e n Re l a y attended by Creative Scotland and Reporters in your area If the opportunity to be a #CitizenRelay Intern excites you then send a 300-word pitch detailing why you are the best person to take up the opportunity to email@example.com by Friday 9th March, 2012. If you want to know more about the opportunity and speak to members of the project team, then why not attend the #CitizenRelay launch event at UWS’ Hamilton Campus on Tuesday 6th March, 2012. The project team will consider applications and advise if you have been shortlisted for interview on March 12th, 2012. Interviews will take place on 13th and 14th March, 2012. If you live outside of the central belt and would find it difficult to travel down for a face-to-face interview then we can arrange an alternative skype or telephone interview.