Mayo Clinic-Cronkite medical journalism fellowship – applications due soon

The Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, in partnership with the Mayo Clinic, offers a one-week medical journalism fellowship "comprised of a week of interactive discussions, hands-on learning and experiential activities designed to bolster the knowledge and skills that top professional journalists need to cover medicine". There are 15 all-expenses-paid fellowships … Continue reading Mayo Clinic-Cronkite medical journalism fellowship – applications due soon

Last call for 2018 Knight Science Journalism MIT fellowships

Applications for the nine-month fellowship program with the Knight Science Journalism program at MIT are due by February 28, 2018. The fellowships are offered to just ten science journalists each year from around the world, and enable participants to attend field trips, seminars and training sessions, develop a course of study, and produce a research … Continue reading Last call for 2018 Knight Science Journalism MIT fellowships

Applications open for Copyright Agency Cultural Fund grants

Applications are now open for the Copyright Agency Limited Cultural Fund's annual grants for Australian writers, publishers and artists. The IGNITE grants provide up to $5000 to an individual to enable them to "to acquire knowledge, to undertake mentorships, internships, residencies, leadership opportunities, and strategic promotional opportunities." In 2017, I was fortunate enough to receive … Continue reading Applications open for Copyright Agency Cultural Fund grants

Media fellowships in environmental law

The Vermont Law School's Environmental Law Center is offering fellowships to full-time online, print and broadcast journalists (including freelance) who report on the environment to attend a two-week course at the facility in June/July this year. The course enables attendees to "learn from experienced litigators who have won major cases and from policy experts in climate change, … Continue reading Media fellowships in environmental law

Marine Biological Laboratory Science Journalism fellowships now open

The Marine Biological Laboratory at the University of Chicago is inviting applications for its Science Journalism Program fellowships for science, health and environmental journalists. The environmental hands-on research program involves a ten-day program of "field and laboratory science immersion at the MBL in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, a world center for marine, biomedical, and environmental science, … Continue reading Marine Biological Laboratory Science Journalism fellowships now open

Entries for Kavli Prize journalism scholarships close January 15

The World Federation of Science Journalists is offering five international scholarships for journalists to attend the Kavli Prize week in Oslo (1-6 September, 2018). The Kavli Prize has been awarded every two years since 2008 in astrophysics, nanoscience, and neuroscience. The prize consists of 1 million US dollars in each field, and a gold medal presented … Continue reading Entries for Kavli Prize journalism scholarships close January 15

Applications open for marine and environmental reporting workshop for journalists

Applications are open for the University of Rhode Island’s Metcalf Institute for Marine & Environmental Reporting's annual Science Immersion Workshop for journalists. The fellowships provide tuition, room, board and travel support to ten journalists, enabling them to experience "hands-on experience and expertise from leading scientists and policymakers who are working to project the impacts of … Continue reading Applications open for marine and environmental reporting workshop for journalists

Science immersion workshop for journalists

The Metcalfe Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting is accepting applications for its 20th Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists, June 10-15, 2018. There are ten positions available, and it's open to journalists from around the world. Applications close February 12, 2018. "Do you have the knowledge and context to bring your news audience accurate, science-based stories … Continue reading Science immersion workshop for journalists