NPR’s Next Generation Radio projects are hybrid (remote and in-person). Our selected cohort will report from where they are.
This video was produced and edited by 2017 alumna Katherine Ellis. Illustrations by Yunyi Dai and Ard Su.
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Here is our 2022 schedule.
We do hybrid projects. Some people are in-person, most are remote.
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“I applied to the NextGen project excited for a week of being coached on interviews, sound mixing, and storyline development. A year later, our project editor became my NPR bureau chief and we worked together again. Now, I’m hiring other NextGen alums to fill out new beats in my newsroom.”
Nicky Ouellet, Early Career Fellow MPR 2016