First Voice Media is currently looking for new applicants!
(downloadable applications at the bottom)
First Voice Media is a radio skills apprenticeship at KPFA 94.1 FM in Berkeley CA. Participants receive training in radio journalism, professional broadcasting, line production, media making and much more. Members of First Voice Media also produce and broadcast Full Circle, a weekly cultural affairs radio magazine airing each Friday from 7 to 8pm. If you don’t hear your community being represented in the media, First Voice Media is for you!
First Voice Media is an intensive program spanning from 15 to 18 months. Participants take classes from 7 to 9:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursday taught by skilled broadcasters, sound engineers, social media experts and activists. Participants also help produce content for KPFA and must commit to one 3 hour shift on either Monday, Thursday or Friday.
First Voice Media aims to cultivate a community of collaboration and chooses to represent diverse communities. Women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
GROUP 39 APPLICATION DEADLINE:
5pm, February 8, 2013
MANDATORY ORIENTATION AT KPFA:
7-9 pm, February 21, 2013
If you are having trouble with downloading an application, please call 510-848-6767 x 235 to have one mailed to you.