Young Journalists’ Academy

Break into the media industry:

Aspiring journalist? Be warned – the programme is intensive and you get out what you put in. If you’re willing to make the most of it, then it’s not an opportunity to be missed!



  • The Young Journalists’ Academy (YJA).
  • An excellent programme that partners up with leading media organisations to inspire & mentor young people looking to break into the media business.
  • The YJA Summer School runs for a week and gives state-school students in London a chance to break into the media industry.


  • This year the summer school runs from 6th – 13th August.
  • Applications for summer 2016 are now closed.


  • Keep an eye on the website for details about entry for next year.
  • Email if you have any specific queries or telephone 07939 449 604.
  • NB: If you’re aged 18 – 25 then you can apply for the News Academy Summer School here. (Runs 21st – 26th August 2016).