UN seeks reporting fellows [Worldwide]

Posted on Mar 20, 2023 in Specialized Topics

Journalists who are 25 to 35 years old and from developing countries can apply for a fellowship to report on the United Nations from September to November 2023.

The fellowship, sponsored by the Dag Hammarskjöld Scholarship Fund for Journalists, gives participants the opportunity to report on international affairs during the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Fellows will make professional contacts, interact with seasoned journalists and gain a broader perspective on global issues.

The fellowship is open to journalists working full time in developing countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.

Applicants should have a compelling interest in international affairs and the work of the U.N. and its member agencies. Freelance journalists can also apply.

The fellowship includes travel, accommodations and a per diem allowance.

The application deadline is April 24.