Deadline: 21 June 2019
Open to: European junior science journalists or general beat journalists, occasionally covering science topics
Venue: 14-16 October 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland
The World Federation of Science Journalists is announcing a 2.5 day European Immunization Training Workshop at the Brocher Foundation site from 14-16 October 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland.
The programming of the workshop is designed and led by Daniela Ovadia and Alexandra Borissova.
The main selection criterion is the quality of the application. International diversity, gender balance, a mix of experiences and personal motivation to the topic will be considered in the selection process.
Successful applications will make a clear and convincing case for how attending this workshop will benefit the applicant. Journalists will be asked to upload a curriculum vitae and provide a statement of interest.
- The primary focus is on European junior science journalists or general beat journalists, occasionally covering science topics;
- Anyone who actively writes, edits or produces science news, information or commentary for an independent media, is working as a staff member of such media or as a freelance journalist in Europe;
- Training will be held in English;
- They will particularly welcome journalists from France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, and Romania. However, applications from all over Europe are accepted.
Up to 20 participants from Europe will be selected for attending the workshop. Travel expenses, accommodation, meals and workshop materials will be paid for.
How to apply?
In order to apply, please fill the application form here.