The John Schofield Trust is now accepting applications for its 2014 mentoring scheme.
The scheme is for young journalists with between two and five years’ experience and will start in April 2014.
There are up to 25 mentoring opportunities with leading news gatherers from the industry. Mentors who have volunteered for 2014 come from the newsrooms of the BBC, ITN and Sky, and include Fergal Keane, Rageh Omaar and Bridget Kendall.
There is no charge to apply to this pioneering scheme. Applications close on 31 January, 2014; the mentoring programmes start in April 2014. For further details, please see the John Schofield Trust website, www.johnschofieldtrust.org.uk.