Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship 2019/2020 for Women Journalists Worldwide (Fully Funded to the United States)

The Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship provides academic and professional opportunities to advance the reporting skills of women journalists who focus on human rights and social justice. The Fellowship was created in memory of The Boston Globe correspondent and IWMF Courage in Journalism Award (1998) winner Elizabeth Neuffer, who died while reporting in Iraq on May 9, 2003.

In collaboration with Neuffer’s family and friends, the IWMF started this program to honor Neuffer’s legacy while advancing her work in the fields of human rights and social justice.

The Neuffer Fellowship is designed for affiliated or freelance women journalists with at least three years of professional experience in journalism working in print, broadcast, or digital media. All nationalities are welcome to apply but non-native English speakers must have excellent written and verbal English skills in order to fully participate in and benefit from the program. The Fellow will complete research and coursework at MIT’s Center for International Studies and journalism internships at The Boston Globe and The New York Times. The flexible structure of the program will provide the fellow with opportunities to pursue academic research and hone her reporting skills. Past fellows have taken advantage of opportunities to publish work under their byline through various media outlets.

REQUISITOS DE ELEGIBILIDADE:

The Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship is open to women journalists worldwide whose work focuses on human rights and social justice issues.
Journalists working in print, broadcast and/or Internet-based media, including freelancers, are eligible to apply.

Applicants must have a minimum of three years professional experience working full-time in news media.

Os estágios não contam para a experiência profissional.

Non-native English speakers must have excellent written and verbal English skills in order to fully participate in and benefit from the program.

Benefícios:

A fixed monthly stipend will be provided to cover housing, meals, and ground transportation during the fellowship.

Round-trip economy airfare will be purchased from the fellow’s place of residence to Washington, D.C., and from Washington, D.C., to the fellowship city.

The fellow will receive health insurance during the program. The fellowship does not include a salary. For fellows residing outside of the United States, the fellowship also covers the costs of applying for and obtaining a U.S. visa.

The fellow will be fully responsible for any additional incidental expenses and other costs.

COMO APLICAR:

Envie um formulário de inscrição online completo com as seguintes informações:

  • Currículo atual ou CV
  • Declaração de Interesse com os Objetivos da Irmandade
  • Duas amostras de trabalho (links preferidos)
  • Duas cartas de recomendação

Para maiores informações:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship 2019/2020

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