Free time over the vacations? Take advantage of it, and apply for the New Structure Writers’ fifth cohort. For journalistic abilities, business connections, and flexing that vital considering muscle, as a youngster of color, the pioneering New Structure Writers programme is a good place to begin, having produced a slew of thrilling writers, a lot of whom have graced Wallpaper* pages, together with Shawn Adams, Nasra Abdullahi, Sukri Sultan, Shiori Kanazawa, and Marwa El Mubark.
Apply: New Structure Writers’ fifth cohort
New Structure Writers (NAW) is a year-long programme based in 2017 for individuals of under-represented backgrounds within the business, spanning from design journalism to curation. Designed to be accessible and inclusive, and at the moment run by Thomas Aquilina and Tom Wilkinson (with the help of the Structure Basis and Architectural Assessment, in addition to various contributors from throughout journalism and design), the programme is free and is deliberate round a collection of night workshops, additionally together with mentoring and talks; 2023 will mark its fifth iteration.
Its alumni characteristic the writing collective Afterparti. NAW alumna Shiori Kanazawa says: ‘New Structure Writers places you in a bunch of shiny, extremely gifted people, helps you have interaction in writing usually, exposes you to different distinctive professionals, and modifications the way you see your self in design and journalism.’
To use for the 2023 New Structure Writers’ fifth cohort, aspiring writers of color aged beneath 30 who’re primarily based in London are invited to submit a brief textual content by Friday 6 January 2023 at 6pm (GMT); observe the hyperlink, beneath.
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