The National Student Media Awards 2021 happened on June 2nd and what a night it was! DFEI student, Daniel Byrne took home the TV Production of the Year award for his production ‘Life in Lockdown’.

This award is sponsored by RTÉ. RTÉ is Ireland’s national public service broadcaster. RTÉ aims to preserve Irish culture by captivating audiences with trusted, engaging and challenging content; celebrating Ireland’s diversity and cultivating Ireland’s talent. RTÉ does this by providing a wide variety of inclusive programs aimed at young people such as The Talk, This Land and Mó Threibh.

Watch these programs on the RTÉ Player here.

RTÉ’s also celebrates our country’s rich diversity and cultivating Ireland’s talent. RTÉ does this in several ways by producing news, talks shows, archiving audiovisual Irish life and supporting events like The National Student Media Awards.

We were thrilled to partner with RTÉ for this year’s awards. We’d like to thank them once again for their sponsorship and for supporting students creating content for TV.