Journalism scholarships in Germany available [Europe, US]

Posted on Mar 3, 2020 in Specialized Topics

Journalists from Europe and the United States can apply for this program in Berlin.

The International Center for Journalism at the Freie Universität in Berlin offers two types of journalism scholarships October 2020 to July 2021.

The European Journalism-Fellowships Program allows participants to take a two-semester leave from their professional positions and spend a sabbatical year at the Freie Universität Berlin widening their knowledge while pursuing their research project. Standard fellows receive EUR1,500 (US$1,649) and junior fellows, EUR1,000 (US$1,099) to EUR1,200 (US$1,319).

The EJO Fellowship at European Journalism-Fellowships enables a journalist to become a temporary correspondent of the European Journalism Observatory. The fellow receives a monthly stipend of EUR1,100  (US$1,209) for the duration of 10 months.

Applications must be in German or English.

The deadline is has been extended to April 24.