Journalists ages 40 and younger who are proficient in German can apply to participate in this free seminar.
The Saxonian Foundation for Media Education (SSM, in German) will hold a 10-day seminar for journalists from Central and Eastern Europe Sept. 27 to Oct.7 in Leipzig, Germany.
This year the seminar participants will discuss the role of media in dealing with risks, crises and information.
Candidates must work in media and have experience with the internet and social networking. Selected participants will arrive in Leipzig and take several trips. SSM will cover travel expenses, meals and lodging.
The deadline is Aug. 26.