Deadline:

 August 31, 2018

Location:

 

  USA

(fully Funded)

Description

Alfred Friendly Press Partners Fellowships for Journalists from Developing Countries in USA, 2018

The new Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships is available on offer to professional journalists from developing countries and emerging markets. This is a six months professional fellowships offered once a year.

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The fellowship program begins with a three-week orientation and training seminar at the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia, Missouri designed to prepare the fellows – both personally and professionally – for the challenges of living and working in the United States.

Specializations for studying on this opportunity:

-journalism.

Required Languages

English

Eligible Countries

OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA,

Program Period

-six months  

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Early-career professional journalists from developing countries with proficiency in English can apply for a six-month fellowship.
  • The successful candidate will be 25-35 years old
  • They should have at least three years of experience as a journalist at a print, online or broadcast media outlet. Participants work as staff reporters in their host newsrooms are required to develop training plans that they implement when they return to their home newsrooms. The all-inclusive fellowship starts in mid-March and ends in early September.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

The fellowship covers all costs of program-related international and domestic U.S. travel, health insurance and provides a monthly stipend to cover basic living expenses. It is highly recommended that fellows bring additional money with them. While family members may visit for up to one month, they cannot accompany the fellow for the duration of the fellowship.

How to Apply

First Step: download the application from here

Second Step: fill the application.

Third Step: send it via email to DAVID@PRESSPARTNERS.ORG

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This Scholarship Published by:
Demyana Nasry/ Egypt 

Reviewed by” Ahmed Elsayed/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team