Calling Aspiring Journalists: How to Get Published in International Media!

Are you an aspiring journalist with a passion for storytelling? Do you dream of telling Armenian
stories on the international stage? We invite you to seize a unique opportunity that could
reshape your journalism career!

Join TAP Journalism Workshop:

About The Armenia Project (TAP):

The Armenia Project (TAP) is an educational non-profit that’s building a strategic
communications ecosystem for Armenia to more effectively share its real story with the
international community. TAP’s core areas of focus are impactful storytelling about Armenia’s
growing economy, its culture and tourism; facilitating media travel from across the globe to see,
experience and report on Armenia firsthand; and investing in young journalists and media
professionals, both in-country and from abroad.

Unlock Your Potential:

Our comprehensive journalism training program is designed to equip you with the skills and
knowledge necessary to excel in the world of international media. Whether you’re passionate
about writing compelling articles, capturing narrative photos, or producing engaging videos, this
workshop will help you refine your skills and adapt it to a global audience.

What to Expect:

Hands-On Experience: Engage in real-world assignments that challenge your creativity and
problem-solving skills.

Expert Insights: Interact with local and international experts who will share their insights and
experience in the field. This includes a unique mentorship opportunity after the workshop with

TAP professionals accustomed to engaging international audiences.
Multimedia Proficiency: Master your skills in photography, videography, and writing, cultivating
versatility in your storytelling skills.

Collaborative Learning: Work in a team with like-minded peers, fostering a network of aspiring

Workshop Highlights:

Duration: Five days of immersive training, plus a final presentation day.
Location: Yerevan, Kapan, Meghri
Dates: October 3-7, 2023 (attendance in all days is mandatory)
Structure: The first two days will be held in Yerevan, introducing you to fellow participants and
local, international experts.
Commitment: Participants should be willing to dedicate 5 days to the workshop, including 3
overnight days in Kapan. On the 6th day, participants will present the results of the workshop.

Participant Requirements:

To ensure a fruitful learning experience and productive collaboration, we are looking for
participants who meet the following criteria:

Writing and Multimedia: A strong willingness and commitment to create written and multimedia
stories tailored for international media outlets.
Language Skills: Proficiency in English is essential. Knowledge of additional foreign languages
will be considered a valuable asset.
Local Storytelling experience: Having previously created stories for local media platforms is a

Reasons to Participate:

By taking part in this workshop, you will gain not only invaluable skills but also the confidence to
contribute effectively to international media platforms. This is your chance to learn from experts,
create compelling content, and establish connections that can shape your future in journalism.

Ready to Elevate Your Journalism Journey?

If you’re ready to embark on this exciting adventure and amplify your impact in the media world,
we encourage you to seize this opportunity. Limited spots are available, so apply now to secure
your place in this transformative journalism training.

How to Apply:

To express your interest and for further details, please send your CV and below information to
[email protected] by September 25, 2023.
● A motivation letter (no more than 500 words) in English, mentioning your commitment to
be part of this exciting learning experience, and the type of journalism you would like to
focus on for skill enhancement – written, photo, or video.
● Samples of your previous journalistic work (English and/or Armenian) to showcase your
talents and passion for storytelling (photo, video, written).
Don’t miss out on this chance to take your journalism aspirations to new heights. We look
forward to receiving your applications and embarking on this journey of growth together!

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