Applications call for Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships Program. Heinz-Kühn-Foundation scholarships intend to enable junior journalists to further their professional development and continue training in new surroundings, and to gain first-hand and in-depth knowledge of the customs, opinions, and way of life in other countries.
The aim of the Heinz-Kühn-Foundation is to support the training and professional development of junior journalists. Basically, the Heinz-Kühn-Foundation awards scholarships to young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia for six-week or three-month reporting trips in developing countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The foundation also provides funds to enable candidates from developing countries to gain professional journalism experience in North-Rhine-Westphalia for up to three months.
Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships holders get
Young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia and developing countries are eligible for a scholarship if they satisfy the following requirements:
Journalists who meet the requirements for a scholarship should first contact the foundation to discuss possible host countries and their topics of interest. Applications for the following year must be received by 30 November.
The foundation’s postal address is:
Ministerpräsident des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
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