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Fellowships for food, farming reporting open [US]

Fellowships for food, farming reporting open [US]

Posted on January 04, 2017

Deadline: 

March 15, 2017

Print and audio journalists can apply for a fellowship to report long-form stories on food systems.

The UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism is offering US$10,000 postgraduate Food and Farming Journalism Fellowships in a program established by Michael Pollan, the John S. and James L. Knight Professor of Journalism at UC Berkeley. 

Suggested topics include agricultural and nutritional policy, the food industry, food science, technology and culture, rural and urban farming, agriculture and the environment (including climate change), global trade and supply chains, consolidation and securitization of the food system and public health as it relates to food and farming.

Candidates must be available for a workshop in June 2017 at UC Berkeley. Travel, lodging and meals for the meeting will be covered by the fellowship. 

The deadline to apply is March 15. Ten fellows will be chosen.

For more information, click here.