News for Youth

Are you interested in journalism?

Join News for Youth, a free, five-week online writing workshop for youth (ages 13-18). Get $25 for publishing your articles with us! Priority will be given to youth who self-identify as a member of the following groups: racialized, indigenous peoples, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and people with disabilities.

This series of workshops will be hosted by INKspire and Find Your Story, two non-profit organizations working to inspire youth through language arts activities.

Workshops start in May 2021. The deadline to apply is on Friday, April 30th, 2021 at 11:59 PM.



What you’ll gain?

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A Community
Connect with writers who have shared interests.

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Your Voice
Find and develop your own personal writing voice.

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New Writing
Create a collection of journalism pieces.

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Work with our editors to publish your articles.

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Career Insights
Hear from real journalists in the field.

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Global Citizen
Bring awareness to the issues that matter.


Each workshop will be 1.5 hours long.

Workshop 1: Introduction to Journalism

Workshop 2: Preliminary Research

Workshop 3: Building the Article

Workshop 4: Finalizing the Draft

Workshop 5: Gala and Reflection Session



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Want to learn more about INKspire? Check out our organization's website.
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