UNICEF’s Youth Mediathon is an online skills building program that gives you the opportunity to improve your abilities as content creator and work with other youth to develop multimedia projects about the issues affecting young people today.
Join one of our 2021 classes, led by top professionals in leading creative firms like GIPHY, and top creators like Atticus and IN-Q. You will have a chance apply the learnings from the program to create and publish your own content with UNICEF.
Our 2021 edition will launch on August 12th to mark International Youth Day. Check out the different classes available to you and apply to the one(s) that best fits your skills and interests before August 6th.
✨ Are you between 15 and 22?
🎬 Are you a content creator?
👩🏽🏫 Would you like to learn from top professionals and connect with other young creators? The Youth Mediathon is for you!
We are looking for young poets 15 to 22 to take part in the second edition of the UNICEF Youth Mediathon!
The Youth Mediathon is UNICEF’s online content creation program, in which you will learn digital storytelling skills, connect with other creators and develop multimedia projects on the issues you care about.
As part of this group, you will work with young people around the world and learn from Atticus and IN-Q to develop a poetry based project. We want to see your poetry skills, so please send in the best examples of your work.
Method of Application
Learn new skills with Atticus and IN-Q, work with other young poets around the world and help develop a campaign with the support UNICEF mentors. Ready? Apply using the form below (scroll down to fill the fields!):
Learn more about Atticus and IN-Q here: https://www.instagram.com/atticuspoetry/, https://www.instagram.com/inqlife/
If you are under 18 years old, you will need to get a signed parental consent form later in the selection process.
Learn more about the Youth Mediathon here: https://www.voicesofyouth.org/youthmediathon2021
You can check out the projects of our 2020 class here: