Schermata 2015-03-10 alle 11.33.48The International Center for Journalism at the Freie Universität Berlin, in Germany, invites journalists to apply for the European Journalism Fellowships 2015-2016. The programme (from October 2015 to July 2016) will be in German, so a good knowledge of the language is an essential requisite:


Journalists interested in the programme should apply directly to the European Journalism-Fellowships Programme in Berlin.

You can find the information-sheet for this years application here in the download section.

To apply for fellowships, candidates must submit the following typewritten documents in either German or English:

  • a completed application form
  • a curriculum vitae
  • copies of academic diplomas, certificates etc.
  • 2 letters of recommendation (in English or German)
  • a selection of articles, books, or other samples of applicant’s work
  • proof of German language skills (by DAAD or Goethe-Institute)
  • an exposé summarizing the applicant’s individual research project (3 to 5 pages)

The deadline for applications is March 31st, 2015

For more information (in English) visit the International Center for Journalism.