CBC-UNC Diversity Fellowship Program

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March 16 – 20, 2022

The CBC-UNC Diversity Fellowship Program is an intensive hands-on workshop led by professionals at WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina, and the University of North Carolina journalism faculty in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The program is for college seniors or graduate students within six months of graduation and pursuing broadcast careers as:

  • Producers
  • Reporters
  • Photojournalists
  • Web Editors

This is a highly competitive fellowship for 12 top students. Fellows whose universities are within 250 miles of Raleigh will receive a $500 stipend for travel, meals and lodging. Fellows between 251 and 500 miles will receive a $750 stipend. Those whose universities are farther than 501 miles from Raleigh will receive a $1000 stipend.

The 2022 program is contingent on coronavirus conditions closer to the fellowship start date. All participants will be required to provide proof of vaccination.

What to expect

During the five-day workshop, you may expect to:

  • Produce reports and newscasts in state-of-the-art facilities
  • Create clips for your professional reel
  • Make invaluable industry contacts

Meet the 2020 Fellows and watch their newscasts.

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Applications are due by Dec. 3, 2021

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