Pakistan Press Foundation issues call for applications for fellowships on safety of journalists
Karachi: Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) has issued a call for applications for fellowships on safety of journalists in Pakistan.
The fellowship program aims to promote freedom of expression by providing support to media professionals to produce stories related to issues on safety of journalists.
The fellowship programs will include the capacity building workshops as well as editorial and technical support to produce reports on safety of journalists that meet professional, ethical and legal best practices in journalism. Each selected fellow will have to produce up to six stories during this fellowship program. Preference will be given to fellows who will commit to investigating impunity for specific cases of journalists killed or injured.
Selected fellows will be paired with senior journalists who will act as fellowship editors during the period of fellowship program.
Journalists having minimum experience of three years working for print, television, radio and online media can apply for the fellowship program. Female working journalists are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must send:
- Professional resume/CV with recent photograph
- Proposal form for stories
- Three links/samples of published or broadcast pieces.
Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for submitting applications is Sunday, March 31, 2019. Applications received after the due date will not be entertained.