Digital Rights and Inclusion Media Fellowship open [Africa]

Posted on Jan 17, 2020 in Digital Journalism

Early-career journalists working for mainstream print and online newspapers can apply for this fellowship.

The Paradigm Initiative is accepting candidates for its Digital Rights and Inclusion Media Fellowship.

The fellowship, which runs from April to August, aims to immerse African journalists in digital rights and digital inclusion advocacy in the continent. Fellows will spend two weeks in Abuja, Nigeria, followed by four months working remotely with Paradigm Initiative to improve public understanding of digital rights and inclusion issues.

The organizer will provide a monthly stipend and a one-time research grant, in addition to fully-funded trips to participate in the program.

The deadline is Feb. 15.