Call for Entries:Marie Colvin Scholarship for Journalists

OPPORTUNITY: MARIE COLVIN SCHOLARSHIP for Journalists

A one-year scholarship in honour of the outstanding Sunday Times foreign correspondent who was killed this year on assignment in Syria.

The Sunday Times is looking for future foreign correspondents to apply for this one-year scholarship.

You will have practical experience of print journalism and digital media and a proven interest in foreign affairs. Candidates may be of any nationality but must have excellent English and the right to work in the UK.

The upper age limit is 26.

The paid scholarship will involve working on the foreign desk and other sections. A trip overseas may also be included. The scheme runs from 1 January 2013 for a year.

Applications should include cover letter, CV and writing samples (maximum of 3) and should be addressed to:

Kathleen Herron
Deputy Managing Editor
The Sunday Times
3 Thomas More Square
London, E98 1ST

Envelopes must be marked “MARIE COLVIN SCHOLARSHIP”.

DEADLINE: Applications must be received no later than 30 September 2012

Source:  www.mariecolvin.org
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Posted on August 14, 2012, in Africa, Fellowship, Global, Opportunities and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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