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If you're on a fellowship hunt, keep the deadlines of these upcoming 2012 fellowships in sight.
- World Press Institute Fellowships
Deadline - January 31
The four-month fellowship immerses 10 international journalists into the governance, politics, business, media, journalistic ethics and culture of the United States through a demanding schedule of study, travel and interviews throughout the country. All program costs are covered. For more information, click here.
- Reuters Journalism Fellowship Program
Deadline - January 31
The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University hosts 25 fellows for three, six or nine months to research topics within the institute's areas of focus - the business of journalism, the evolving practice of journalism and relationships between journalism and accountability. Journalists must have at least five years experience. For more information, click here.
- Knight-Wallace Journalism Fellowship
Deadline - February 1
Six international journalists join 12 American journalists at the University of Michigan for one year of academic study. Fellows devise a personalized plan of study with access to the courses and resources at the university. The fellowship covers travel and tuition costs and provides a US$70,000 stipend. Applicants must have at least five years journalism experience. For more information, click here.
- The Fellowship in Global Journalism
Deadline - February 13
The Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto is seeking a new generation of global correspondents with expert knowledge of complex topics. These 10 fellows will be mentored by a professional journalist while freelancing to major media and attend journalism courses and lectures. Fellows graduate with a certificate in global journalism. The fellowship provides a US$20,000 stipend. For more information, click here.
- Knight Science Journalism Fellowships at MIT
Deadline - March 1
These fellowships accept 10-12 international and U.S. journalists with at least three years experience covering science, technology, the environment or medicine. Fellows devise their own plan of study, auditing courses at MIT and Harvard, attending lectures and interviewing faculty members. Fellows receive a stipend of US$65,000 plus tuition and benefits. Applications will be accepted starting January 20. For more information, click here.
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