SCA Graduation Internship Award
AFTRS and SCA are partnering to offer an internship award with Southern Cross Austereo to one 2016 Graduate Diploma in Radio graduates. The recipient of the award will receive six weeks, full-time, paid employment at a regional radio station owned by SCA, immediately upon their graduation.
SCA’s Head of Regional Content Mickey Maher says the award aims to offer real hands on experience, working within one of the biggest media companies in the country.
“We are excited to be giving an AFTRS student this chance,” says Mickey.
“SCA is committed to recruiting and developing people who have the potential to be the best in their field and this is another example of that commitment.”
AFTRS Radio Program Leader Lisa Sweeney said “Many AFTRS graduates are employed by Southern Cross Austereo, both in entry level jobs and in higher profile, later career roles.”
“In fact, SCA is the largest commercial radio employer of AFTRS graduates and offers a rich and varied career path for radio professionals whose passion lies in the commercial FM music space.
“We are pleased to have this award available for our most talented graduands and feel it further strengthens our commitment to provide industry ready radio professionals right across the country.”
The winner of the SCA Graduation Internship Award will be announced at the school’s graduation ceremony on Friday, December 9.