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MVJ To Send Ten Military Veteran Journalists to New York for the 2020 NBC Producer Workshop

By December 30, 2019December 6th, 2022Career Opportunities

Military Veterans in Journalism will send 10 veterans in journalism to New York City to attend NBC’s three-day Producer Workshop, thanks to a new partnership with the major network.

The veterans selected for this opportunity will learn about NBC’s national operations and about the ins and outs of daily news production. Attendees will:

    • Attend panel discussions with senior reporters from NBC’s team
    • Attend a career fair with the network’s human resources staff and other networking events to connect with other journalists
    • Shadow a staff journalist for a day

The NBC Producer Workshop will take place in early May 2020 in New York City and is offered for free to those MVJ members selected. Applicants must be based in the United States and cover their own expenses like ground transportation, baggage fees and meals. MVJ staff will make hotel arrangements and work with selectees to book flights. The deadline for applications is March 5, 2020.

Interested applicants should email the following to MVJ President Russell Midori:

    • Resume
    • Work samples
    • Reason for applying
    • DD214

Apply today for the 2020 NBC Producer Workshop!