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Herconomy formerly AGS Tribe

Participate in the Al Jazeera Fellowship Program for Journalists & Scholars Worldwide 2023

 

Summary

Al Jazeera is an international 24-hour English-language news channel owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network, which is owned by the monarchy government of Qatar. It is the first English-language news channel to be headquartered in the Middle East. Instead of being run centrally, news management rotates between broadcasting centers in Doha and London. As part of the Al Jazeera Fellowship, journalists and scholars will have the opportunity to write a 7,000-word research paper on selected fields of journalism.

 

Eligibility

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Full-time journalist or researcher (freelancer or employed).
  • At least four years of professional experience in journalism or research, relevant to journalistic and/or media fields.
  • Strong research and writing skills.
  • Fluent in English (speaking and writing).
  • In order to apply for the Fellowship, applicants must have a proper grasp of English academic writing.
  • The Al Jazeera Fellowship in English is only open to those from non-Arab countries. Those from Arab countries may apply to our Arabic Fellowship Programme.

 

Benefits

The grant covers:

  •  Roundtrip airfare from fellow’s city of residence to Doha, Qatar.
  • Accommodation expenses for 1 month in Doha, including lodging, meals, and transportation hotel-Al Jazeera-hotel. The Visiting Journalist fellowship does not grant any financial support to fellows. Candidates who have the means of subsistence for coming and spending one month in Doha and meet eligibility criteria and all requirements are welcome to apply.

 

 

Selection process

All selected candidates will be contacted via email.

 

 

 

End date

December 7, 2022

 

 

Apply here

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