The Young Reporter scheme is a schools programme giving students aged 14-18 an opportunity to write for a real live online newspaper. The programme runs for eight months during the school term, with various opportunities offered along the way.
At the end of the scheme students are judged on the articles they have submitted throughout the year and an awards ceremony is held for the winners.
the competition Categories
Students can write articles within each of the five categories below. At the end of the scheme they submit three articles into a competition against other Young Reporters.