Netherland Scholarship Opens For Broadcast Journalists

Are you a broadcast journalist from a developing country? Then this will definitely interest you.


Mid-career broadcast journalists from developing countries can benefit from a six-month week course on broadcast journalism at the Radio Nederland Training Centre, RNTC, sponsored by the Netherlands Fellowship Program NFP.


The course focuses on multimedia journalism, social conflict and cohesion.


NFP fellowships cover travel costs, accommodation and course fee.

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Applicants must be a national of one of the following countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Autonomous Palestinian Territories, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Macedonia, Mali, Mongolia, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, South Sudan, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Surinam, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

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Self-paying or sponsored candidates from other countries are also welcome to apply, but all applicants must have English proficiency and at least three years of journalism experience.


The deadline to apply for a scholarship is October 1, 2013


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The Netherlands Fellowship Program, NFP is a demand-driven fellowship programme designed to foster capacity building within organisations by providing training and education to their mid-career staff members.


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