Lyra McKee Bursary Scheme open [UK, Ireland]

Posted on Feb 8, 2021 in Investigative Journalism

Aspiring investigative journalists from underprivileged backgrounds are encouraged to apply for this virtual program.

The Centre for Investigative Journalism has relaunched the Lyra McKee Investigative Journalism Training Bursary Scheme, including mentorship.

Between May and November, recipients will participate in investigative journalism training, the #CIJCummer 2021 and regular meetings with mentors, guest speakers and CIJ alumni.

A total of eight to 10 bursary recipients will be selected.

The deadline is April 4.