Will it be you?
The GoLoud Podship is now open to anyone with an original idea for a podcast series.
The successful pitch will be given production, distribution and promotional support from radio and audio experts, ensuring the winning series will be heard by thousands of people.
The bursary, worth €20,00, includes a €5,000 cash prize, access to in-house studio facilities, production, editorial and marketing support.
See Goloudnow.com/podship for full details and application form.
The Podship was created to support creators to originate, develop and produce high quality audio content.
An expert judging panel will review and critique submissions before inviting shortlisted applicants forward for a ‘Pitch Your Pod’ virtual presentation.
Submissions must be at least 8 episodes long and will be judged on originality, creativity, and the ability to appeal to a wide audience.
All genre will be considered with particular interest in categories including Comedy, Entertainment, Health and Lifestyle.
Last month, GoLoud announced and released its Podship 2020 winner; Invisible Threads, hosted by winning applicant, James O’Hagan tells the powerful stories of 8 older members of the LGBTQ+ community as they open up about their experience living as a queer person in Ireland, with contributions from psychologist Dr Paul D’Alton.
Introducing: #InvisibleThreads - an 8-part interview series, ft. older members of the LGBTQ+ community speaking about their experience growing up as a gay person in Ireland. 🏳️🌈 @lgbt_ie
Winner of the #GoLoud Podship - Listen to #InvisibleThreads for free on the @GoLoudApp 🗣️🔊 pic.twitter.com/dhp42zvA4p
— Today FM (@TodayFM) May 17, 2021
Applications for the GoLoud Podship 2021 open today and will close on Friday, 23rd July.