Alfred Friendly Press Partners Fellowship invites Print, broadcast and online journalists from developing countries for an annual program that brings journalists to American newsrooms.
Application Deadline: 31st August 2021
Eligible Countries: Developing Countries
To be taken at (country): Missouri School of Journalism and U.S. newsrooms, USA
About the Award: The Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships are aimed at providing fellows with experience in reporting, writing and editing that will enhance future professional performance; transferring knowledge gained during the program to colleagues at home; and fostering ties between journalists in the United States and other countries.
Eligibility: To be eligible, candidates must be:
- Early-career professional journalists from developing countries with proficiency in English
- 25-35 years old
- have at least three years of experience as a journalist at a print, online or broadcast media outlet.
- Participants who work as staff reporters in their host newsrooms are required to develop training plans that they implement when they return to their home newsrooms.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Program: Fellows receive travel, health insurance and basic living expenses.
Duration of Program: 6 months. The all-inclusive fellowship starts in mid-March and ends in early September.
How to Apply: Click here to apply