Applications for The Network –the most prestigious and comprehensive introduction to TV in the UK, run by the Edinburgh International TV Festival – are open until 04 May 2015.
The scheme is freeto attend and aims to identify and nurture emerging talent. Fifty carefully selected individuals are given the chance to meet and learn practical TV making skills from the industry’s leading figures, in Edinburgh from 25 - 28 August 2015.
The Network is an access-for-all scheme and is open to anyone aged 18 or above. No qualifications are needed to apply, as applicants are chosen on the basis of the potential they demonstrate in their application. The organisers also put a strong emphasis on encouraging those from underrepresented groups in the TV industry to apply.
To be eligible to apply you must be:
• Over 18 years of age by 25 August 2015.
• In full time education or in the final year of college or university and not returning to education in September.
• If you have worked in television you must have no more than 3 months paid experience. (Unpaid internships and work experience will not disqualify you.)
For more information on The Network and how to apply to it click here.