Knight Science Journalism Fellowship: Inviting Journalists from around the World

Deadline: 28 February 2018

Applications are open for Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT to support a global community of dedicated and thoughtful journalists specializing in science, health, technology and environmental reporting.

[email protected] is designed to recognize journalists who demonstrate a high level of professional excellence and accomplishment as well as a long-term commitment to their craft. Journalists from all countries compete on an equal basis and are encouraged to apply.

Stipulations

  • To be awarded a Fellowship, selected applicants must agree to the following requirements:
    • To reside full-time in the Boston/Cambridge area for the academic year: August 12, 2018, through May 25, 2019.
    • To attend field trips, seminars, and required training sessions arranged by the Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT.
    • To develop a course of study that includes at least one science course per semester.
    • To produce a well thought out research project during the academic year.
    • To refrain from outside professional work during the Fellowship, unless written permission has been granted by the Director.
    • International candidates must obtain a valid visa from the U.S. State Department after being awarded the Fellowship; the visa is normally sponsored by MIT.

Eligibility Criteria

  • To be eligible for a [email protected] Fellowship, applicants must:
    • Be full-time journalists, whether on staff or freelance. Part-time writers or producers are not eligible.
    • Have at least three full years of experience covering science, technology, the environment, or medicine.
    • Be reporters, writers, editors, producers, illustrators, filmmakers, or photojournalists. This includes work for newspapers, magazines, television, radio, and digital media.

How to Apply

Interested applicants can apply online via given website.

For more information, please visit Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program.

3ie Request for Proposals: Qualitative Evaluation of the Impact of Self-Help Groups on Women’s Economic and Social Empowerment in India

Global Affairs Canada Call for Proposals: Dismantling Barriers & Improving the Quality of Education for Women and Girls

National Geographic Society: Documenting Human Migrations Program

Embassy of the Netherlands in Turkey: Seeking Proposals for Matra Programme

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Eastern Caribbean Organized Crime Investigation Program

Call for Applications: Sky Ranch Foundation’s Grant Program

Embassy of the Netherlands: Inviting Turkish Organisations for Human Rights Fund

U.S. Department of Justice: 2019 Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific Program

2019 Resist Grant: Supporting People’s Movements for Justice and Liberation in U.S.

IOOF Foundation’s Grant: Inviting Applicants from Australia

GCERF Call for Concept Notes: Strengthening Community Resilience to Violent Extremism in Tunisia

U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina: Seeking Applications for Interethnic Reconciliation and Youth Program

Canadian Women’s Foundation: Seeking Proposals for Annual Violence Prevention Grants 2019

National Endowment for the Arts: Seeking Applications for Challenge America Grants Program

NEA: Seeking Applications for “NEA Art Works 1” Grants Program

CMA CGM Foundation 2019 Call for Proposals: Promoting Access to Education for Children in Difficulty

British Council: Inviting Applicants for Sub-Saharan Africa Research Grants

EU-Paraguay Call for Proposals: 2018-2019 European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country Support Scheme

Sida/Demo Environment: Seeking Applications for Planning Grants Program

AHRC: Seeking Applications for Parliaments and People in Myanmar and Ethiopia

Call for Proposals: Feed the Future Bangladesh Aquaculture and Nutrition Activity

USDA: REAP Energy Audit and Renewable Energy Development Assistance Program

National Endowment for the Humanities: Seeking Applications for Public Scholar Program

UJIA Call for Proposals: Social Impact Investment Initiative (Si3) in Israel

>