From the Desk of Mary Stucky from Round Earth Media:
I’m writing with exciting news about a remarkable – and rare — opportunity for early-career journalists! Round Earth Media is seeking smart, passionate, creative, socially-networked early-career multimedia journalists for a three-week paid global reporting opportunity in India in February-March 2011. Details and application are here: http://bit.ly/cIlkSV<http://roundearthproductions.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=b1598832e9b606386fa722905&id=b4a9f0bd57&e=1b2c3b27b1>
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Participants, chosen through a competitive application process, will use both conventional and unconventional forms of media distribution to tell compelling, original and under-reported stories from India, and will harness the power of their online social networks to engage friends and colleagues in the development of that coverage. The early-career journalists will be mentored by veteran reporters with deep experience covering India.
Round Earth Media (www.roundearthmedia.com<http://roundearthproductions.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=b1598832e9b606386fa722905&id=046eccee2f&e=1b2c3b27b1>) is a ground-breaking news and information services group composed of award-winning veteran journalists in partnership with early-career reporters. We provide compelling global journalism to the most important media outlets in the U.S. along with an innovative distribution via social media. Round Earth Media is guided by a Board of Directors composed of veteran journalists from leading news platforms, innovative technologists, and thought leaders in media and marketing.
Contact Mary Stucky at 651.470.1572 (mobile in U.S.) or firstname.lastname@example.org.