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Deutches Welle International Journalism Traineeship 2023 For Journalists-Germany (Fully Funded)

DW-Volontariat / DW Traineeship 2023

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The DW traineeship is one of the most prestigious journalism training programs in Germany and beyond, and gives you the skills needed to become a successful multimedia reporter and editor.

DW trainees receive a salary and gain hands-on experience in TV, online and radio with a combination of practical training blocks and newsroom placements.

Trainees also explore journalism trends of the future, ranging from digital storytelling to data journalism and virtual reality.

In addition, various journalism projects give you the chance to develop your own innovative content. Trainees also benefit from DW’s close ties with Major German and international media houses.

We are looking for creative minds who reflect language and cultural diversity and who have something to say.

Your challenges

native speaker of one of DW’s languages with excellent English and good German language skills, or native English speaker with good German language skills, or native German speaker with excellent English language skills

completed university degree, college degree or apprenticeship

(especially with a background in technology/IT, science, politics, economics or law)

initial journalistic experience

creative mind

social media expertise

ability to work under deadlines and as part of a team

The DW Traineeship offers

acquisition of journalism skills

seminars on all relevant journalism topics, conducted by renowned trainers

placements with various DW editorial departments in Bonn and Berlin as well as in one of our foreign bureaus in Brussels, Washington or Moscow

introduction to producing your own content for TV, radio or online formats, from generating ideas to technical production

placements in Germany, Europe and worldwide

technical know-how for TV, radio and online

Trainee’s salary

after traineeship completion, prospect of ongoing contract working for DW worldwide

Your benefits

working in an international environment

taking part in a dynamic team

putting your innovative ideas into practice

The DW promotes diversity and equal opportunities. We welcome applications from all suitably-qualified candidates, irrespective of nationality, cultural, ethnic or social origin, sexual orientation, age, gender or disability. We particularly welcome female applicants. In addition, candidates with disabilities who meet the requirements will be given special consideration.

Applications are open from October 28, 2021 to November 29, 2021. We accept online applications only.

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