Program Description

Hub Artsakh is now accepting applications for the MEDIA+ program. The program aims to strengthen the capacity of aspiring journalists and reporters from Artsakh and support them in producing reliable, credible, and high quality media content. MEDIA+ is implemented in partnership with Hetq Media Factory. 

The program is designed for young reporters working in Artsakh who are motivated to pursue a career in journalism. Only 15 applicants will be selected to participate in the program.

Participation in MEDIA+ program is free.

The application deadline is May 28, 2023.

Program Components

Our goal is to support the 15 journalists participating in the program to create high-quality media content. The program will include:

  • A long-term training program led by local and international experts, during which participants will gain in-depth knowledge in journalism as well as practical skills (including interview techniques, producing multi-format content, photo/video journalism and other creative skills), 
  • Individual mentorship by a leading international expert,
  • Access to a local and international professional network, creating the opportunity for future collaboration
  • Access to use technical equipment provided by Hub Artsakh
  • Hub Artsakh membership and the opportunity to work from our inspiring space

*Please note that the program does not include financial support.

Who can apply?

  • Individuals with education in journalism
  • Students who are studying in journalism
  • Individuals above 18 who have an interest in journalism

How to apply?

  • Fill in the application form (link below)
  • Submit your CV
  • Submit your portfolio
  • Submit a motivation letter. Please address the following questions in your motivation letter (250-500 words):
    – Your experience in the field of journalism or media.
    – What inspired you to become a journalist or media specialist?
    – How do you imagine your life in a few years?
    – Why do you want to participate in the MEDIA+ program? What are your expectations for the program?

Selection stages

  • Preliminary review of applications
  • Interview
  • Final selection and approval

Important information

  • The length of the incubation program is 10 months
  • Application deadline: May 28, 2023
  • Project start: June 2023
  • Number of participants: 15