Shine Media

About
Shine Media

Shine Media is a Social Enterprise that works with young people from ethnic minority backgrounds who aspire to work in the journalism field. We work with two age groups: 14-17 year olds and 18 -24 year olds, who have an interest in print, online or broadcast journalism. We provide these young people with the following services:

Shine Media is a Social Enterprise that works with young people from ethnic minority backgrounds who aspire to work in the journalism field. We work with two age groups: 14-17 year olds and 18 -24 year olds, who have an interest in print, online or broadcast journalism. We provide these young people with the following services:

  • Mentoring
  • Work Experience Opportunities
  • Careers & Networking Events
  • Journalism and educational Training Projects
  • Funding for academic training
  • Career Development Projects

Shine Media’s main objective is to increase the representation of ethnic minorities within the media industry. We hope to make young people from ethnically diverse backgrounds more attractive to potential employers and thus increase the number of ethnic minorities working within the journalism industry. We specifically aim to increase diversity within editorial teams. We want to see a shift in the number of ethnic minorities in print, online and news reporting.

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