We are delighted to announce that the Údarás na Gaeltachta is sponsoring ‘T.V. Production in Irish, Documentary or Drama’ categories for this years’ National Student Media Awards; one for the ‘Irish Journalist of the Year’ and the other for the ‘Irish Radio Production of the Year’

Údarás na Gaeltachta is responsible for the economic, social, cultural development of the Irish development of Irish speaking areas in Ireland. Their stated purpose is to strengthen Gaeltacht communities as well as increase the quality of life of their community members.

Having Údarás na Gaeltachta sponsor this category shows their commitment to promoting the next generation of Irish-speaking media talent and shows students applying for this award that there is a bridge between their Irish language broadcasting in college and the professional world. For more information on this category click here.