Junior Akinola reflects on his experience of the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries programme

Junior undertook a 12-month placement as Projects Co-ordinator at Contact, Manchester as part of the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries Programme, 2014-16. He is now an Interactive Researcher for the BBC and an independent filmmaker. He recently spoke at the Power Through Diversity: Leaders of the Future Event hosted by Contact in December 2017.