Get ready fi roll wid di baddis team! Uprising is BASHY Magazine’s five-week mentorship program for Toronto and GTA-based journalists, photographers and illustrators of Jamaican descent interested in gaining digital and print publishing experience. The amalgamated work from program participants will make up the content of our ‘Diaspora: Canada’ issue. Participants will be paid an honouraria for their contributions.
Applications are opened from July 1 and will close at 11:59 PM (EST) on July 31, 2019.
Are a resident of Toronto or the GTA
Are of Jamaican descent/heritage
Are between 18-29 years old
Are able to commit to a five-week Saturday program (September 28, October 5th, October 12th, October 19th and October 26th)
Have an interest in or are currently working in the publishing and/or media industry
Want to gain digital and print publishing experience
Applicants will be notified by September 2, 2019 of their status in the program.
If you have any questions about Uprising, take a look at our FAQ.
The application takes about 15-20 minutes to complete, so we advise that you record your answers elsewhere first, and copy them into the text boxes below.
Please read the entire application in full and submit what is required.
Only one application per participant will be submitted and considered. Please do not submit more than one application.
Your submitted application will not be shared with anyone else besides our program coordinators and funders.
For any further inquiries, contact firstname.lastname@example.org