Journalism Mentoring Schemes – The Complete List

Making your way in the journalism industry can be tricky, and it’s always good to have a helping hand.

We’ve put together a list of all of the free mentoring schemes on offer for young and emerging journalists in the UK.

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Women in Journalism Mentoring SchemeCloses December 24
For women trying to break into journalism. 12 month scheme.


John Schofield Trust Mentoring Scheme – Expected to Open in February 2018
For those looking to get into broadcast or online video. 12 month scheme.

Journo Resources Mentoring Scheme – Expected to Open in April 2018
Pairing students and recent graduates with those already in the industry.