(Cortes Island,Oct 2, 2017 ) - Are you interested in creating interesting, engaging radio stories based on themes provided by Klahoose? Cortes Radio~ Deep Roots needs your skill, talent, and energy!

Deep Roots is both a continuation and expansion project of The Deep Roots Initiative begun in 2016. We are excited to have successfully won attention [and funding] for another year of original radio programs. Deep Roots is a collaboration project between CKTZ and Klahoose First Nation. This year’s project: short stories [max 15 min.] originating from Klahoose.


We Provide:
- story themes (from Klahoose)
- training, coaching and support throughout the process
- equipment and technical support
- honorarium payment for completed programs

- bring your creative brilliance and storytelling skills to produce short radio stories (up to 15 min)
- ability to collaborate with production team and assigned producer
- willingness to learn and apply new radio production skills
- agree to commit to all training sessions (3 or more sessions) and coaching

We especially encourage youth writers 16-30 and First Nations voices to apply. Let us know if you are inspired to join Cortes Radio on this journey!

Please apply by email to:

We will respond to those selected with an invitation.

Looking forward,
Deep Roots Steering Committee, Cortes Radio