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Applications are invited for WPI journalism fellowship available for international journalists working outside of the United States who have at least five years of professional journalistic experience in any medium. Journalists can work for news or editorial departments of newspapers, wire services, radio, television, web sites, online publications or magazines of general public interest.

WPI fellowship provides immersion into the governance, politics, business, media, journalistic ethics and culture of the United States for experienced international journalists, through a demanding schedule of study, travel and interviews throughout the country.

·        Course Level: This is a fellowship program for journalists and photojournalists from newspapers, news magazines, wire services, radio, television and online news organizations.

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

·        Eligible Countries:  International journalists (except from USA) can apply for these WPI fellowships.

·        Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet following criteria:

1.    At least five (5) years full-time employment in print, broadcast, or online journalism.

2.    Journalists can work for news or editorial departments of newspapers, wire services, radio, television, web sites, online publications or magazines of general public interest.

3.    Photojournalists, editorial cartoonists, columnists and broadcast producers are also eligible.

4.    Those who supervise journalists are eligible providing that they also have at least five years as a working journalist.

5.    Any journalism-related work completed as a university student does not count toward experience. People who work in public relations or at organizations whose primary business is not the media are not eligible.

6.    Must be currently employed as a non U.S. journalist working outside of the United States.

7.    Potential for leadership

·        English Language Requirements: Applicants must have fluency in both written and spoken English.

deadline: February 16, 2018. Online Application    Scholarship Link