The Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) and Wits Journalism are putting forth associations for built up and youthful promising columnists with an exhibited enthusiasm for investigative or information news-casting.
Application Deadline: fifteenth May 2017
Qualified Countries: Countries in Africa
To be taken at (nation): Johannesburg, South Africa
About the Award: The Global Investigative Journalism Conference (GIJC) is the chief worldwide social affair of investigative and information columnists, held once at regular intervals. This year, the tenth gathering will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa, from November 16 to 19, and is being co-facilitated by the Global Investigative Journalism Network and the Wits University Journalism Program. GIJC17 consolidates the current year’s African Investigative Journalism Conference and will include more than 120 energizing boards, workshops, and systems administration sessions, running from cross-outskirt joint effort to cutting edge information examination. Here’s an opportunity to gain from the best in the field and upgrade your aptitudes with the most recent tips and instruments.
With the support of our patrons, GIJN and Wits Journalism are putting forth associations to both set up and youthful promising writers in creating and transitioning nations to take an interest in this prestigious occasion. Contest is sharp so you have to persuade us that you’ll make incredible utilization of the preparation GIJC17 offers.
Sort: Fellowship, Events and Conferences
Open to full-time print, on the web, TV, video, and sight and sound writers in developing or transitioning nations
Involvement in investigative or information news coverage, better.
Number of Awardees: 40 – 60
Estimation of Fellowship:
Round-outing airfare to Johannesburg, South Africa
Inn space for four evenings
Transport between Johannesburg airplane terminal and the gathering inn
Breakfast and lunch on gathering days
Grant service feast supper
Taking after the gathering, colleagues are required to either deliver a story or give an introduction in your nation of origin, in view of what you realized at the meeting.
Term of Fellowship: from November 16 to 19
Step by step instructions to Apply: Apply on the Fellowship Webpage (Link beneath)
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Grant Provider: The Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) and Wits Journalism
Vital Notes: The cooperation does exclude a routine set of expenses, visa charges, or transport to and from your nation of origin air terminal. Colleagues are required to pay for these expenses.