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To have UK newsrooms as diverse as the people they serve

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Impact

400+

participants since 2012

62%

on face to face scheme were educated at non-selective state schools
(2019-20 scheme)

41%

were first generation to attend higher education
(on 2019-20 scheme)

70+

sixth formers mentored online since 2018

100%

of our online mentees valued the programme in 2019/2020

100%

of winners of the JST/RTS Young Talent of the Year award say the award helped their career

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Robert Moore

Our next masterclass…

ITV News’s Robert Moore talks about reporting the riots in Capitol Hill: Thursday 4 March 1900 GMT

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Renata Brito

Renata Brito wins RTS/JST Young Talent of the Year award

Congratulations to AP video journalist, Renata Brito, for winning this year’s award!

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Our latest e-newsletter is out!

Our February issue is packed full of news including the story behind the RTS and JST’s Young Talent of the Year award and details of a free masterclass with ITV News’ Robert Moore. See https://bit.ly/3khQS8C

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The Trust supports National Apprenticeship Week

The Trust offers places to apprentice journalists on its mentoring scheme. Find out how we’ve helped some of our past mentees

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RTS/JST nominees for 2021 Young Talent of the Year award announced

Congratulations to Renato Brito of The Associated Press, Rianna Croxford, BBC News, and Fadi Al Halabi, ITN Channel4 News. for being shortlisted

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Grant awarded by JRSST Charitable Trust

We are delighted to have been awarded a grant of £7,500 from the JRSST Charitable Trust

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David Stenhouse, CEO, John Schofield Trust

New CEO for Trust!

We are delighted to announce our first CEO, David Stenhouse

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Dougal Shaw
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A recording of our interview with Channel 4’s Editor-at-Large, Dorothy Byrne
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So you’re thinking about becoming a journalist? Watch our latest masterclass chaired by trustee Louise Hastings, and speakers Reuters’ Hazel Baker, LBC’s Andrew Bailey and Sky News’ Gamal Fahnbulleh