Falling Wall Foundation Calls for Applications for  Journalists’ Fellowships

Prof. Dr. Tatjana König, Managing Director Falling Walls Foundation
Prof. Dr. Tatjana König, Managing Director Falling Walls Foundation

The Falling Walls Foundation is calling for applications from journalists with at least three years of experience working the areas of science for its fellowship aimed at helping  journalists and bloggers to advance their knowledge in such areas.

The Fellows get the opportunity to attend the Falling Walls Lab, Falling Walls Venture, the Falling Walls Conference as well as an additional programme in Berlin around 8 and 9 November 2018.

The fellowship includes travel expenses (economy class), accommodation for 3 nights (organised by Falling Walls Foundation), conference fees and meals (breakfast at the hotel, catering during the Falling Walls events).

Applicants eligible to apply are Freelance and full-time journalists or bloggers and must have a minimum of three years professional journalism/blogging experience in which they have written about the subject of sciences. Professionals in fields such as research, teaching, public relations and advertising are not eligible.

Applicants are to fill in the online application form and submit two work samples together with a CV and a cover letter (both in English) and a motivation letter, stating your motivation to apply for the fellowship by 24 June 2018.

The application form must be filled out in English