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Youth Journalist Application

Attention: We do not accept new applications until 1. November 2018!


Please fill in all fields below. You will receive a confirmation email that your application was received. After you send your application, it will be reviewed by editors and chief journalists of the International Youth Journal. We will inform you within two months (usually less) if you are qualified as Official Youth Journalist. If you have any questions or problems, please read the Frequently Asked Questions first! Please also create an author profile if you are not yet registered: Create Profile. Write your name, etc. correct, because it will be used for the journalist certificate and identification card!

Note: In case you become Official Youth Journalist, we will send you the certificate and journalist ID card via mail to your home address. Approved journalists have to cover the shipping costs themselves which vary from country to country: Shipping Costs Table. Of course, this is optional: If you prefer to not receive the documents via mail, you do not need to cover any shipping costs. In this case, you are still Official Youth Journalist and we will send you an electronic version of your certificate via email.
Personal Information
Your forename (as on passport): Your surname (as on passport): Your email: Your country (where you spend most of your time): Your birthday (day-month-year):
Your home address (if your application is successfull, we will send your journalist certificate and identification card to this address!): Your career status: Name of your school / university / workplace: Official email of your school / university / workplace:
Application Details
Please upload a photo of yours (will be used for the journalist identification card!): Please upload your CV (recommended): Please upload a recommendation letter (optional): Please upload certificates, awards, and more (optional): Application text: What makes you an outstanding journalist? [Limit: 2500 chars]
Final Information
Invitation E-Mails (from friends, classmates, etc.) (optional): I agree to the rules and the data policy.

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