Young Australian Journalist of the Year, Arts Journalism and more: Winners announced for Walkley mid-year awards

SYDNEY — The Walkley Foundation tonight announced winners for its suite of mid-year awards, as well as projects receiving seed money from the Walkley Media Incubator and Innovation Fund. The foundation’s annual Mid-Year Award Celebration recognises the best young journalists, freelancers, and pro ...

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Shortlist announced for the 2017 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship for aspiring TV journalists

The Walkley Foundation is excited to announce the three shortlisted finalists in the 2017 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship. Judges Anita Jacoby, Grant Williams (Nine Network), Jenny Brockie (SBS) and Marc Fennell (ABC and SBS) and Tom Whitty (The Project) chose the three finalists from a longlist of 1 ...

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Finalists announced for the 2017 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship for aspiring television journalists

Ten finalists for the 2017 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship have been selected from universities across Australia and will now compete to win the prestigious placement for aspiring television journalists. Judges Anita Jacoby, Grant Williams (Nine Network), Jenny Brockie (SBS), Jim Waley, Tom Krause, Ma ...

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Should you bother applying for the Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship? Notes from past winners.

Getting a break into journalism has never been easy, but it’s getting harder as newsrooms shrink. Yet more than 3,000 people graduate from journalism degrees each year. But it’s not impossible. Getting more great young people into television news has long been a key focus for philanthropist and f ...

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