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Craft Your Winning Pitch: Exclusive Workshop for the CJF-CBC Indigenous Journalism Fellowships

22 November 2023 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Craft Your Winning Pitch

The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is thrilled to announce an new online workshop tailored for aspiring Indigenous journalists interested in applying for the CJF Indigenous Journalism Fellowships. Join us for a comprehensive one-hour session led by the CBC journalist and storyteller Lenard Monkman.

During this workshop, Lenard Monkman will share invaluable insights on what makes a compelling and successful story pitch, crucial for any application to the CJF fellowship. As a respected Indigenous journalist, Lenard brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in storytelling that speaks to and represents Indigenous communities.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to gain expert guidance and insider tips to enhance your application for the CJF Indigenous Journalism Fellowships. Mark your calendars and secure your spot for this workshop to hone your storytelling skills and elevate your journalism career.

About the Presenter

Lenard Monkman is Anishinaabe from Lake Manitoba First Nation and is a father of three.

He started at CBC in 2016 and has worked primarily with CBC Indigenous in a number of roles including associate producer, reporter and radio host. He moved over to CBC Kids in May 2022 as a creative producer/Indigenous content specialist and is based out of Winnipeg.

Over the years, he has worked on numerous Indigenous-content related projects including news stories, panel discussions, video games and TV segments.


22 November 2023
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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