DW Akademie Offers Scholarships for Journalists.

Paul Zimmer, Head Project Communication, DW Akademie
Paul Zimmer, Head Project Communication, DW Akademie

Deutsche Welle (DW) Akademie is accepting applications for its International Media Studies (IMS) programme in Bonn, Germany from young journalists, media managers and other communication professionals.

The programme is targeted at students from around the world who want to work in a position of responsibility in journalism or the communications sector. It especially addresses journalists-in-training, media representatives from radio, TV, online and print and communication experts.

Ten full scholarships are offered to applicants from Africa, Asia, Latin America or Eastern Europe.

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree and at least a year of professional experience in a media-related field. Applicants must also have a good command of German and English.

Applications close on March 31, 2019.