Applications are now open for 2020 Journalism Fellowship. Deadline is March 10th.
If you have an idea for a big story and want to report it to the highest standards, with quality editorial support and a generous expenses budget now is the time to apply for the Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence.
BIRN’s flagship programme is expanding. After 14 years of supporting journalists across the Balkans, we are now also accepting applications from Visegrad Group countries — Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.
The Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence provides financial and editorial support to professional journalists who have strong ideas for cross-border stories. This year’s theme is the Rule of Law.
Send us your application with your proposal by March 10, 2020.
Each year, 10 journalists are chosen through open competition to receive a €3,000 bursary, close editorial supervision and mentoring, and the chance to attend international career development seminars and be published in the most influential regional and international media. In addition, the top three articles chosen by an international jury will receive awards.
Don’t miss the chance to become part of a growing network of journalists across the region committed to excellence in their profession.
The application form, guidelines and further information about the fellowship are available online at https://balkaninsight.com/fellowship-for-journalistic-excellence/
For more information about the programme and the application process write to us at [email protected]
Experienced journalists from Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia and Slovakia are eligible to apply.