Reporters Without Borders Germany hosts scholarship program [Worldwide]

Posted on Dec 20, 2019 in Journalist Safety

Professional journalists, bloggers and citizen journalists from countries in crisis or war can apply to stay in Berlin for four months. 

Reporters Without Borders Germany, with support from the Berlin Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises, will provide eight scholarships for journalists in 2020.

The selected participants of the Berlin Scholarship Program will complete a comprehensive training program in digital security issues relevant to their work. 

The program will cover travel, visa costs, an apartment, EUR1,000, public transport and computer use.

Applicants must have a good command of English. They must have the intention to return to their country after the fellowship.

The deadline is Jan. 8, 2020.