Recruitment Call: #citizenrelay reporters


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Recruitment Call: #citizenrelay reporters

  1. 1. 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 West; Inverness and the North West; national arts agency) on completion of the#CitizenRelay Reporters Dundee and the North East; and, Edinburgh project.Do you want be involved in reporting the and the East). You will have the opportunityOlympic Torch Relay in Scotland as part of to: #CitizenRelay is par t of a widera team of citizen reporters? Join us and • Attend training days in your local #media2012 citizen media initiative aroundbecome a member of the #CitizenRelay area where you will be shown how the London 2012 Olympic Games. Yourproject tracking the Olympic Torch Relay as to produce content and upload it to work could reach a national and/orit travels around Scotland in June, 2012. the #CitizenRelay website international audience. • Work alongside two experienced #CitizenRelay Interns to produce The #CitizenRelay project is funded byWhat will I learn? stories about the Torch Relay and the Creative Scotland.   Expenses incurredAs a #CitizenRelay Reporter you will learn Olympics as they affect your local during training days and whilst travelling onhow to: area the Torch Relay roadtrip will be covered by • Write for the web, including posting • Travel on the #CitizenRelay roadtrip the project funding. to blogging platforms and using for two days on your leg of the social media journey. • Take and upload digital photographs • Make a short film/video and upload to the internet How will this benefit me? • Create and edit a podcast You will be involved in a national project • Interview people which enables your voice to be heard. You can use the experience gained fromWhat will I be doing? participating in the project to sign up forThe #CitizenRelay project tracks the Torch further education or training at your localRelay on its journey along the length and college or University.breadth of Scotland. You can be one of 15 You will be invited to participate in an event#CitizenRelay Reporters working in one of attended by Creative Scotland (Scotland’sfour geographical areas (Glasgow and the If the opportunity to be a #CitizenRelay Reporter excites you then send please send a 300-word pitch detailing: 1) Why you would like to become a #CitizenRelay Reporter? 2) Why you are the best person to take up the oppor tunity 3)What skills you would br ing to t he project? to by Friday 23rd 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