RMIT Journalism Travel Scholarship 2019

Project Summary

28 August 2018

Sector: Communications, Information, Media and Advocacy

Country location: Japan

Grantee: RMIT University

Project description

The Australia-Japan Foundation grant will allow top performing students from RMIT's prestigious Bachelor of Communication (Journalism) to undertake an internship at the Japan Times in Tokyo. Internships in international news organisations are seen as key to preparing students for an increasingly globalised media, and the internships at the Japan Times in Tokyo provide an extra element of cultural and workplace learning.

Key dates:

  • Student Showcase, RMIT University, 16/10/2019 to 16/10/2019
  • Student Showcase, RMIT University, 17/10/2018 to 17/10/2018

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Australia-Japan Foundation grant offer: $10,000


Last Updated: 16 August 2018
woman standing infront of a big buddha in the rain, under an umbrella
Tessa Randello travelled an hour out of Tokyo in the quaint area of Kamakura to see the impressive Big Buddha (Daibutsu) during her AJF internship at the Japan Times. Photo credit: Tessa Randello.