Do you have what it takes to help make one of the biggest music events of the year?

We want you to come and show us!

This November, the EMA will be heading to Rotterdam to put on what's setting up to be their biggest show yet, and MTV Breaks is on the hunt for some fresh talent to come along and help make it happen.

This year, we're looking for:
As well as getting the chance to show off your skills at the massive EMA 2016 in Rotterdam, each winner will also get:
  1. An awesome industry mentor to provide support during the event, and follow up sessions with them afterwards
  2. Their work seen on MTV
  3. Travel to Rotterdam and accommodation

To find out more about each opportunity and info on how to enter, check out the details below. Entries close on Sept 24th, so if you want to join MTV Breaks in Rotterdam, you'd better be quick.


Are you camera crazy, and love nothing more than snapping amazing pics at any opportunity? We're searching for an incredible photographer to join us in Rotterdam and capture the hottest photos of the EMA red carpet, as well as all the other MTV Breaks action.How To Enter:We want to see how good you are at capturing the fast-paced action of the EMA red carpet. So, to enter, we want you to take a photo of action or movement, upload it to Instagram and tag it with #MTVBreaksPhotographer

Remember – we won't be able to see it if your account is private. A shortlist will then be selected for round two, where we'll be in touch to chat to you more about your photography.

Costume Designer
We're looking for a budding costume designer to come and work backstage with our design team. You'll get to work with one of the most creative teams in the business as you come up with ideas and get hands on making costumes for the EMA stage.
How To Enter:This is your chance to show us your costume making vision and talent. To enter, upload a picture to your own Instagram of the best costume design you've sketched or made. Hashtag it#MTVBreaksCostume.

Remember – we won't be able to see it if your account is private. A selected shortlist will be asked to participate in round two, where we'll want you to design and sketch a costume for an EMA brief, and talk us through how you would make it.

Have you got the skills, the talent and the passion to play to huge crowds, but just haven't had your break yet? We can help with that.

You'll get the chance to show your DJ skills at an EMA event in Rotterdam, as well as be hooked up with an expert MTV DJ mentor for insider tips and tricks. We'll also film you and you'll get to see your skills on MTV around the world.How To Enter: Tweet or Instagram us, telling (or showing) us why you think you've got the skills to play at an MTV EMA event. Hashtag it #MTVBreaksDJ.
A selected shortlist will then be asked to put together a mini-mix for an EMA brief.

Remember – we won't be able to see it if your account is private.

Snapchat Producer
Are you a Snapchat addict, who's constantly updating your story and using filters like a pro?
We're looking for a social media whizz with a knack for capturing and sharing the most memorable EMA moments in the build up to the event. You'll need to know what MTV fans will love and be a pro at using your phone to create the best content.How To Enter: Create a Snapchat photo that shows us why you've got the skills to be our MTV Breaks Snapchat producer – go wild with as many doodles, stickers and emojis as you'd like, and make sure you include your Snapchat account name in the image.We then want you to screengrab/save it, and upload it to your Instagram or Twitter, using the hashtag #MTVBreaksSnapchat.

A selected shortlist will then be contacted to create some Snapchat content based on an EMA brief - which will then get shared and shown on the EMA Snapchat account (mtvemasnaps).

So, if you're ready for your career to start, get submitting those entries.
You'll need to be aged 18-26, available from 3rd – 8th November 2016, be able to travel internationally, and not have previously worked professionally in your chosen opportunity industry.

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