African journalists, under the age of 30, who are interested in freelancing can apply for this online fellowship with paid commissions.
African Arguments launched its pilot fellowship for young freelancers with an aim to train and mentor journalists who are committed to working collaboratively to produce original, rigorous and thought-provoking journalism.
With experienced guidance, selected journalists will produce engaging stories of the highest quality on topics of their choice. The finished pieces will be published and heavily promoted on African Arguments.
The program is free and will be conducted in English.
The three-month fellowship will be held from October 2021 to January 2022.
The deadline is Sept. 5.