Persephone Miel Fellowship for Journalists from Developing Countries
This fellowship called Persephone Miel Fellowship is initiated to help journalists from the developing world do the kind of reporting they’ve always wanted to do and enable them to bring their work to a broader international audience.
It’s such a beneficial fellowship! It can make a great improvement toward yourself and country. Try it out!
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- The fellowship is available for all journalists, writers, photographers, radio producers or filmmakers, staff journalists as well as freelancers and media professionals who are seeking to report from their home country.
- No discrimination! Women and journalists from developing countries are strongly encouraged to apply.
- You need to have high ability in English language.
You will be judged Pulitzer Center on the strength of the proposed topic and the strength of the applicant’s work as demonstrated in their work samples.
What do you need to submit?
- A description of the proposed project, including distribution plan, in no more than 250 words
- A preliminary budget estimate, including a basic breakdown of costs. Travel grants cover hard costs associated with the reporting; please do not include stipends for the applicants. Fixer/translator/driver fees are acceptable
- Three samples of published work, either print or broadcast.
- Three professional references. These can be either contact information, or letters of recommendation. The latter is encouraged when letters from interested producers or editors are available.
- A copy of your curriculum vitae.
- Applications may also include a more detailed description of project but this will be considered as optional supplement only. The most important part of the submission is the 250-word summary.
You have to apply no later than March 1, 2017