Introduction to provider and scholarship:-
The offered fellowship, supervised by the Pulitzer Center in partnership with Internews, is intended to help media professionals outside of the United States do the kind of reporting they’ve always wanted to do and facilitate them to bring their work to broader international spectators. The fellowship will benefit those with limited access to other fellowships and those whose work is not regularly distributed internationally.
The scholarship is presented for a reporting project on topics and regions of global importance, with a stress on issues that have gone unreported or under-reported in the mainstream media by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and Internews and can be taken at USA.
The eligibility and international applicability:-
The Persephone Miel fellowships are open to all journalists, writers, photographers, radio producers or filmmakers, staff journalists as well as freelancers and media professionals outside the U.S. who are seeking to report from their home country.
-Women and journalists from developing countries are strongly encouraged to apply.
-Applicants must be proficient in English.
Media professionals from countries outside the US can submit an application. Women and journalists from developing countries are strongly encouraged to submit an application.
Applying procedure and Deadline:-
The mode of applying is online. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2013.
Some other information:-
The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting will provide a travel grant of $5000 for a reporting project on topics and regions of global importance. Payment of the first half of the grant is pay out previous to travel, upon receiving of required materials, and the second half on compliance of the principal work for publication/broadcast. Selection will be based on the strength of the proposed topic and the strength of the applicant’s work as exhibited in their work samples.