Scholarships to cover biodiversity conferences [Worldwide]

Posted on Apr 22, 2022 in Environmental Reporting

Journalists worldwide are eligible for scholarships up to US$2,500 to cover biodiversity conferences.

Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is offering scholarships for journalists interested in attending – and reporting from – conferences and global summits related to biodiversity issues that are taking place in 2022, including those related to the UN Convention on Biodiversity (UNCBD).

Conferences include the CBD negotiating session for the Global Biodiversity Framework, UN Ocean Conference, World Congress on Agroforestry, UN CBD COP15, World Biodiversity Forum, and more.

Interested journalists must represent an established media house and report from a low or middle-income country.

Applicants must submit budget proposals which include economy-class airfare, accommodation, meals, travel insurance, visa costs, mandatory COVID-19 testing and transportation costs.

The deadline is May 1.