In an effort to keep the public informed on life-changing scientific breakthroughs, we have created the Falling Walls Fellowship for Journalists. It is aimed at journalists and bloggers with at least three years of experience, and who hope to advance their knowledge in the area of sciences.
Application Deadline: 25th June 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: All
To be taken at (country): Berlin, Germany
- Freelance and full-time journalists or bloggers can apply.
- Professionals in fields such as research, teaching, public relations and advertising are not eligible.
- The applicants must have a minimum of three years professional journalism/blogging experience in which they have written about the subject of sciences.
Number of Awardees: Up to 10
Value of Fellowship: The Fellows get the opportunity to attend the Falling Walls Lab, Falling Walls Venture, the Falling Walls Conference as well as an additional programme in Berlin around 8 and 9 November 2017.
The fellowship includes travel expenses (economy class), accomodation for 3 nights (organised by Falling Walls Foundation), conference fees and meals (breakfast at hotel, catering during the Falling Walls events).
How to Apply: Please fill in the online application form and submit two work samples together with a CV and a cover letter (both in English) stating your motivation to apply for the fellowship by 25 June 2017.
The application form must be filled out in English.
Award Provider: Falling Walls Venture