Deadline:

  • Research and Community application: 23 April 2020, 23:59 CEST.
  • Journalist Fellowship applications: 20 April 2020, 23:59 CEST.

Location:

Cape town, South Africa.

(Partially Funded)

Description

HIV research for prevention

HIVR4P is dedicated to ensuring the conference participation of researcher, community activists, civil society representatives and journalists, especially those from resource-limited countries and communities.

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The HIVR4P journalist fellowship is designed to help build journalist capacity to report on biomedical HIV prevention, and to generate high-profile media coverage of advances and challenges in prevention research. Also, this conference is dedicated to ensuring the conference participation of researchers, especially those from resource-limited countries and communities.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Journalism.
  • Education research.
  • Biomedical science.
  • Public health.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

 4 days.
The conference will take place from 11 to 15 October, 2020.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

For journalist fellowship:

  • Having a track record of quality reporting on HIV/AIDS issues.
  • Having the support of their media outlet to attend and report on the conference.
  • strong English language skills.
  • Journalists reporting in countries that are conducting HIV prevention research.
  • Applicants must turn 16 on or before 11 October 2020 to apply for a scholarship.

For community:

  • actively involved in HIV prevention as a community advocate, educator, care provider or in a related prevention-focused role, and who can effectively communicate knowledge gained at the conference to the communities they represent.

For research:

  • First authors on an abstract submitted to HIVR4P 2020.
  • Graduate students, fellows or junior faculty within two years of faculty appointment, who are actively involved in HIV prevention research.
    Note: HIV Research areas may include, but is not limited to, basic science, product development, pre-clinical or clinical research, social and behavioral science, and public health.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

Scholarship applicants can request one or more of the following grants:

  • Conference registration (includes access to all sessions).
  • Travel (pre-paid round trip, compliant to the Fly America Act).
  • Accommodation (check-in 10 October, check-out 15 or 16 October 2020).

How to Apply

First Step: create your account on the official website.
Second Step: you will get a verification code on you e-mail use it to log in.
Third Step: once you logged in choose scholarship section.
Fourth step: choose your application (journalist fellowship or research or community) then start to fill it.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rana Hassan/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Sama Saeed/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team