DCMS Media Literacy Taskforce: Steering Board Applications – Now Open!


DCMS are now welcoming applications for positions on the Media Literacy Taskforce’s Steering Board. This follows commitments made in the recently published Online Media Literacy Strategy and Action Plan.

Please contact DCMS with any questions on medialiteracy@dcms.gov.uk.

Please see below for information from DCMS:

The Taskforce is a key initiative the government is delivering to tackle systemic challenges facing the media literacy landscape. We welcome applications from any UK-based organisation or individual with the relevant expertise and experiences.

Please find full details of the Taskforce and Steering Board application process on the government website. Applications for the Steering Board are open until Wednesday 5 January, 23:59 GMT.

DCMS will be running two information sessions on the Taskforce and Steering Board applications for stakeholders at the following times:

  • Thursday 9 December at 10am
  • Tuesday 14 December at 12pm

If you are interested in attending either of these, or have any questions about the Taskforce more generally, please email DCMS on medialiteracy@dcms.gov.uk