Due Date: June 23, 2019
Applications are open for the IWMF-Malaria No More Reporting Journey 2019 As part of the IWMF’s collaboration with Malaria No More, 4 reporters will take a trip to Rwanda from September 16-27, 2019 (11 days amount to: 9 days in nation and 1 travel day each method) for a reporting fellowship on Rwanda’s efforts to end malaria, the effect U.S. financial investments in supporting those efforts are having on Rwandan ladies and ladies, and the function that ladies are playing in leading the battle versus malaria.
Fellows will take part in top-level instructions from professionals at the beginning of the journey to notify their reporting, and will have the chance to access to a range of sources and websites associated to the reporting journey style, to network with other reporters, and to report collaboratively with their peers. Travel for reporting will be within a three-hour radius of Kigali.
- The IWMF sets up travel and in-country logistics for all fellows. The IWMF likewise covers fellowship-related expenses within the structure of the reporting journey consisting of travel, visa costs, accommodations, meals and fixers/interpreters, unless a chosen reporter’s wire service wants to presume these expenses;-LRB- ****************).
- Fellows living outside the U.S. are accountable for obtaining all required visas for which they will be repaid at the conclusion of the fellowship.
All fellowship candidates need to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Connected or self-employed women-identifying reporters with 3 (3) or more years of expert experience operating in news media. Internships do not count towards expert experience
- Reporters who recognize as ladies, that includes trans ladies, and non-binary individuals of all citizenships are motivated to use
- Non-native English speakers need to have outstanding composed and spoken English abilities in order to completely take part in and take advantage of the program
- Candidate need to have the ability to reveal evidence of interest from an editor or have a tested performance history of publication in popular media outlets
Each candidate need to offer their individual details and work samples, in addition to sending a declaration of interest, story strategies, prepare for publication and letter of assistance.
For additional information, see IWMF-Malaria No More Reporting Journey