The Erice International School of Science Journalism based in Erice, Sicily (Italy) announces 30 fellowships for applicants from European countries (covering travel, accomodation and fee) and 5 fellowships for applicants from non-European countries (covering accomodation and fee, but not travel) to attend the 2016 edition (June 25th – 30th, 2016) focused on “The Fundamental Science: from cutting-edge technologies to the heart of society”.
The fellowships are aimed at science journalists, science communicators and students in science journalism and communication.
The selection requires:
For science journalists: at least three years of professional experience working/freelancing for general or popular science media;
For science communicators: at least three years of professional experience working in a scientific organization, science museum or science centre or as a freelancer in a position of press officer, curator, editor of (web) publications, organizer of outreach activities or similar;
For students: being a student in a master programme in science journalism or science communication.
The deadline for application is March 10th, 2016.