Bristol Media is fundraising for a full bursary to send a young media apprentice to multimedia conference South by Southwest in Austin, Texas.
Working with youth empowerment project Babbasa, Bristol Media hopes to send a talented youngster to the event to shadow coach and mentor Chris Thurling.
Bristol Media director Chris Thurling said: “Bristol and Bath, and the UK at large, has a skills shortage in the creative sector.
“If we want to stay competitive we have to commit to identifying talent and growing it. This is a hugely exciting sector to work in and so it makes sense for us to launch this commitment with a mind-blowing apprenticeship to show we mean business.”
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