March 28, 2019
Published 21 days ago
Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) seeks applications for fellowships that aim to promote freedom of expression by providing support to media professionals focusing on in-depth stories related to issues of safety of journalists.
The fellowships will include capacity building workshops as well as editorial and technical support to produce in-depth reports on safety of journalists that meet professional, ethical and legal best practices in journalism.
Each selected fellow will produce six stories during the fellowship. Preference will be given to fellows who will commit to investigating impunity for specific cases of journalists killed or injured.
The amount for the fellowship is Rs60000. The duration is three months and payments will be based on completion of milestones.
Selected participants will be paired with senior journalists who will act as fellowship editors during the term of the program.
Journalists with a minimum experience of three years working for print, television, radio and online media can apply for the fellowships.
The criteria for journalists from Balochistan, former FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Kashmir may be relaxed for otherwise qualified applicants. Female journalists are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must send:
Professional resume/CV with recent photograph
Complete proposal form for stories
At least three links/samples of published or broadcast pieces.
Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: March 31, 2019.
Download the form here:
The Nation, February 16, 2017
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