-Applicants should have at least five years of full-time working experience as journalists (not including as student journalists) and possess potential for leadership and management within the profession or organisation. -Applicants should be residing in Asia. -Preference is given to those working for Asian media organisations. -Applicants can be working in any medium — print, radio, television or online. Journalists working in non-English media are welcome to apply, but must show proficiency in English through a telephone interview, as English is the working language of the programme. -Applications from journalists in full-time positions must be accompanied by a letter of support from employers, stating that the applicant would be released for the full period of the fellowship, from 25 February to 20 May 2012. -Freelancers are welcome to apply if they are primarily engaged in news or current affairs journalism.
Scholarship Deadline: 14 October 2011
More info: View info