Calling Aspiring Writers
Win a week's work experience at the Mail.
A new competition is offering aspiring sports journalists the chance to win a fantastic work experience opportunity.
Barclays, with the Football Writers’ Association, is running the 'Aspiring Football Writer Competition', an initiative to unearth fresh talent in the UK.
If you are between the age of 16 and 30 then submit an article of 500 words or less on any aspect of the Barclays Premier League and you could be in with a chance to win a money-can’t-buy prize.
The winner will get an amazing week’s work experience with the Mail Online Sports department (the online service of the Daily Mail) – offering you a priceless insight into the life of a football writer. Also included is a trip for the winner and a partner to shadow a leading football journalist at a Barclays Premier League match.
Visit www.barclaysfootballwriter.com to submit your Barclays Premier League articles and match reports by March 5, 2012. The best entries will be published on the competition website, with a judging panel of industry experts choosing the overall winner.