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Applications Open for TRT World Fellowship 2019


Deadline: 31 March 2019

Applicants are invited to apply for TRT World Fellowship 2019 that is an exciting initiative in Istanbul for young talent from around the world to get a unique hands-on experience in the field of change-inspiring journalism.

The purpose of the Fellowship Program is to engage people who want to get to know the perspective of TRT World and TRT Arabi, keep up with the most up-to-date changes in the media industry and improve their understanding of Turkish culture.

Fellows will spend two months (June 17th-August 10th) with the TRT World and TRT Arabi.

Program Details

  • Journalism Training: During the fellowship programme, applicant will work full time in TRT World while taking their experience to the next level through a demanding schedule of training which provides a 360-degree view of the modern media industry with professionals from a variety of backgrounds including journalists, editors, PR professionals, producers,reporters and videographers.
  • Master Classes: The participantswill be engaged in weekly seminars, workshops and master classes emphasizing on journalism skills, cinematography, editing skills, documentary making, humanitarianprogrammes, Turkish culture and politics.
  • Site Visits: The participants of the fellowship programme will also be provided site visits of institutions and news agencies. By joining trips to key Turkish cultural, political, media organisations and think-tanks, applicant will be able to understand cultural and historical background of Turkey.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Interested in international journalism
  • Proficient English language speaker
  • A recent graduate from university from related majors

Selection Criteria

  • Commitment to engagement in the related fields
  • Critical, strategic thinking, intellectual, and analytical skills
  • Fellows show interest in the Turkish culture and history
  • Interest in migration, security, international relations, and media.

How to Apply

Interested applicants must apply online via given website.

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