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Scholarships for journalism courses available [Egypt]

Scholarships for journalism courses available [Egypt]

Posted on November 21, 2017

Deadline: 

December 17, 2017

Experienced and midcareer journalists ages 30 to 50 years from institutions of higher education or research-focused organizations can apply for a scholarship.

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Cairo has announced the 2018 Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs).

A group of 18 to 20 scholars will be selected to participate in eight programs. Scholars will take courses over six weeks beginning in or after June 2018 at a college, university, or institution in the United States.

The SUSI on Journalism and Media will provide a deeper understanding of the roles that journalism and the media play in U.S. society. Topics include rights and responsibilities of the media in a democratic society, editorial independence, journalistic ethics, legal constraints, international journalism and media business models. 

Applicants must be proficient in English and have limited prior experience in the United States.

The deadline is Dec. 17.

For more information, click here.