The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism is offering fully-funded international fellowship in the UK. Approximately six fellowships will be offered for the duration of three, six or nine months covering one or two terms or a full academic year respectively. Mid-career journalists from any country in the world are eligible to apply. Applicants must have a minimum of five years experience in any branch of journalism and have English proficiency. Online application deadline is 31st January 2014.
Study Subject(s): The fellowship is awarded in journalism and democracy, business and financial reporting, science and technology in UK.
Course Level: This fellowship is for pursuing research level.
Scholarship Provider: The Thomson Reuters Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
-The Thomson Reuters Foundation Fellowship Programme offers fully funded Fellowships to well established mid-career journalists from throughout the world.
-Applicants must have a minimum of five years experience in any branch of journalism and demonstrate sufficient proficiency in English to be able to participate fully in the life of the Programme and write a research paper in English of publishable quality.
-Priority will be given to journalists proposing research projects within the areas of focus of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism. Details of these can be found within Research.
-Other areas of research can be considered providing these are clearly related to the professional work of applicants and will lead to greater excellence in journalism.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: International applicants are eligible for this fellowship.
Scholarship Description: The Thomson Reuters Foundation Fellowship, founded in 1983, offers an opportunity for experienced journalists wishing to undertake research projects on a variety of subjects. Approximately 6 Thomson Reuters Fellows study each year on fully-funded Fellowships for three or six months (one or two terms). Thomson Reuters Fellows are drawn from dozens of countries around the world from both print and broadcast media. Mid-career journalists from any country in the world are eligible.
Number of awards offered: Approximately 6 Thomson Reuters Fellows study each year on fully-funded fellowships will be offered.
Duration of award(s): Fellowships may be for three, six or nine months covering one or two terms or a full academic year respectively.
What does it cover? Awards may include travel expenses (including air travel economy class) and a modest living allowance. This arrangement is subject to variation. Spouses and partners (including with dependents) are welcome but under no circumstances will the Thomson Reuters Foundation Fellowship Programme pay the travel or living costs of visiting spouses or dependents.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The deadline is midday, Friday 31st January 2014.