Travel Bursary: Global Investigative Journalism Conference – South Africa, 2017

Travel Bursary: Global Investigative Journalism Conference – South Africa, 2017

Are you a student in your final year of an undergraduate, honours or master’s journalism degree? If yes, then this is for you

The Global Investigative Journalism Conference (GIJC) is organizing a conference for investigative and data journalists to get to know your fellow investigative journalists from around the continent.

This conference is held once in two years, This 10th conference will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa, from November 16 to 19, and is being co-hosted by the Global Investigative Journalism Network and the Wits University Journalism Programme.

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Application Deadline: Friday 4th August 2017

Eligible Countries: South Africa

To Be Taken At (Country): Johannesburg, South Africa

Type: Workshops/Conferences

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award: The bursary contributes towards your travel costs to the conference and return; your hotel accommodation in Johannesburg – at Stay City in Berea; meals, conference fees and ground transport to and from the conference.

Duration of Program: November 16th to 19th

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

  • be South Africans
  • be currently in their final year of an undergraduate journalism degree, honours or master’s degree in journalism
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How To Apply: Interested applicants should send and fill in this application form , along with your CV and a covering note from your head of department or equivalent, and a motivation of not more than 500 words to [email protected]

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Award Providers: Global Investigative Journalism Network, Wits University