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Application 2014/2015

The International Center for Journalism at Freie Universität Berlin will offer its new course in November 2013, the European Journalism-Fellowships 2014-2015. The programme (October 2014 – July 2015) will enable participants to network with professional colleagues from Eastern and Western Europe and the United States and provide them with the opportunity to take a two-semester leave from their professional positions and spend a sabbatical year at the Freie Universität Berlin widening their knowledge while pursuing their research project.

Journalists interested in the programme should apply directly to the European Journalism-Fellowships Programme in Berlin.

To apply for fellowships, candidates must submit the following typewritten documents in either German or English:

  • a completed application form
  • a curriculum vitae
  • copies of academic diplomas, certificates etc.
  • 2 letters of recommendation (in English or German)
  • a selection of articles, books, or other samples of applicant's work
  • proof of German language skills (by DAAD or Goethe-Institute)
  • an exposé summarizing the applicant’s individual research project (3 to 5 pages)
  • review of exposé by an academic expert or professor- only for Superior Fellowship of the Berlin State Parliament Foundation candidates


Applications via fax or e-mail cannot be accepted.

We will be happy to answer any questions.

Closing date for applications

February 28, 2014 (Superior Fellowship December 30, 2013)

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New Fellowship: The EJO Fellowship at European Journalism-Fellowships in Berlin

Since 2012 one fellowship annually is earmarked for a journalist who would like to become a temporary correspondent of the European Journalism Observatory (www.ejo-online.eu), observing in particular recent developments in journalism research in Germany, but also the rapidly changing landscape of journalism and media in Berlin.

The EJO-EJF Fellow receives a monthly stipend of 1.100 € for the duration of 10 months.

The application process will start in October 2013. All necessary information you can find here and in the EJO-info-sheet.

 

Last Update: Nov 11, 2013