JB Fairfax Award for Rural Journalism

15 September 2016

Written by: Thomas Odell

Applications for the JB Fairfax Award for Rural Journalism close on 30 September.

The national award aims to encourage university graduates to pursue a career in rural or regional journalism.

Applications close on 30 September, and the award includes a scholarship of $10,000 and an internship with Fairfax Media and the Sydney Royal Easter Show.

Applicants must be currently enrolled to study in any undergraduate or postgraduate degree of relevance to rural affairs at an approved Australian education provider.

They must also be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, and under the age of 30.

To find out more details about the award and how to apply, click here.