The British Broadcasting Corporation is currently accepting applications from qualified individuals who are interested in participating in its ongoing 2022 Scholarship

 The British Broadcasting Corporation is currently accepting applications from qualified individuals who are interested in participating in its ongoing 2022 Scholarship for :

- A Training Program

- Open to both Students from Abroad and Those from the United States

-  Where I work, which is at the British Broadcasting Corporation

- If you are selected as a successful candidate, you will receive an offer of employment with the BBC. However, this offer will be contingent on your employment eligibility in Nigeria.

About the British Broadcasting Corporation :

Broadcasting House in London, England, is home to the British Broadcasting Corporation (often known as the BBC), which serves as the official national broadcaster of the United Kingdom. It is the world's oldest national broadcaster and the biggest broadcaster in the world by the number of workers, with a total workforce of over 22,000, of whom roughly 19,000 are employed in public-sector broadcasting. It also has the distinction of being the world's first national broadcaster. Every day, we produce unique, world-class programming and material that informs, educates, and entertains millions of people in the United Kingdom and throughout the globe. We are objective and unaffiliated, and we are a completely independent organization. We do this across A portfolio of television services, including the most-watched channel in the United Kingdom, BBC One, the pioneering online-only youth service BBC Three, and our multiple award-winning channels for children, as well as national and regional television programs and services across England. Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales Ten UK-wide radio networks that provide the greatest live music broadcasting in the UK in addition to spoken radio programming that informs, educates, and entertains listeners. We also have two national radio services in Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland and 39 local radio stations across England and the Channel Islands, providing an invaluable and one-of-a-kind service to listeners across the UK. Our digital services include BBC News, Sport, Weather CBBC, and CBeebies, iPlayer and BBC Sounds, BBC Red Button, and our extensive archive of BBC World Service television, radio, and online in more than 40 languages. The BBC was established by a Royal Charter, and it is the world. Our job is to see that our mission is carried out and to further our public purposes. Our commercial activities, which include BBC Studios, the BBC's award-winning production business, and world-class distributor, provide extra cash that may be invested in creating new programs and services for viewers in the United Kingdom. The BBC Charter lays out our mission and public objectives, and the BBC Board ensures that we fulfill these obligations. The day-to-day operations of the organization are overseen by the Executive Committee. Ofcom is in charge of regulating our business.

About the BBC Nigeria 2022 Journalist, GIST Nigeria.

Gist Nigeria is the first-ever co-production between BBC Africa and a dynamic team that produces stories that are being talked about for the generation that grew up with social media. Gist Nigeria provides in-depth reporting that focuses on the narratives behind the news, its impact, and the audience's reaction to it. It offers analysis, studio discussions, and in-depth interviews on the most important issues facing Nigerians and West Africans today. A number of the BBC's African services contribute their reporting to the program, including their stories. Joining our creative and innovative team in Lagos would be a great opportunity for a journalist who can demonstrate strong reporting and presentation skills. This position is available immediately.

Requirements for This Scholarship : 

- Role Responsibility: As a Journalist (Reporter / Presenter), your responsibility will be to deliver timely, expert, and authoritative coverage of news and current affairs events for our flagship show on several platforms, including television, digital, and online. You will report to the Editor of Gist Nigeria. You will be responsible for supplying content in fluent English that conforms to broadcast standards. We anticipate that you will report and deliver on news and current events in a timely way that is both interesting and appropriate for the audience that we have in mind.

- Are you the right candidate? The ideal applicant will be able to demonstrate prior experience working in a journalistic capacity that is relevant to the position, along with having an excellent understanding of news that is appealing to an audience in Nigeria. Knowledge in one or more of Nigeria's primary languages (Hausa, Pidgin, Yoruba, or Igbo), as well as a broadcast-level of written and spoken English, is a clear advantage. Both written and spoken English at a level suitable for broadcasting is required. You will have significant experience working across several channels, including but not limited to television, digital media, and social media. You will have a comprehensive awareness of Nigerian history, politics, social and cultural concerns, as well as news and stories linked to Nigeria and the area of West Africa. In addition, you will have an in-depth knowledge of the region of West Africa. It is essential to have a comprehensive awareness of the most recent trends in storytelling. In addition to this, you will have an outstanding presence on-screen, a commanding voice while speaking into a microphone, and the ability to interact successfully with the audience in question. It is very necessary to have a proven track record of accuracy, impartiality, and strong editorial judgment.

How To Apply

Click on the link below to submit your application if you meet the requirements and are interested 

Go to BBC on to apply

For more details :   BBC website.

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