Google Podcasts Creator Program open [Worldwide]

Posted on Jul 15, 2020 in Multimedia Journalism

Podcast producers from traditionally marginalized groups are invited apply for this program.

The Google Podcasts Creator Program, a partnership between Google and PRX, trains, mentors and provides resources to underrepresented voices in podcasting around the world.

Participants will receive 12 weeks of online training on topics such as storytelling, sound design and audience building, in addition to up to US$12,000 in funding.

The first cohort will meet Sept. 21 to Dec. 4; the second cohort, Jan. 21 to April 16, 2021; and the third, May 3 to July 23, 2021.

Applicants must have produced at least five episodes and submit audio including an English transcript. 

The deadline is Aug. 2.