Newsletter No 18 14 February 2006
Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship for Female Journalist

Female journalists around the world can submit their applications for the Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship, which provide an opportunity to spend an academic year in a program that combines access to MIT’s Center for International Studies and other Boston-area universities and two newspapers, The Boston Globe and The New York Times.

The fellow will have the opportunity to pursue academic research as well as hone her journalistic skills covering topics related to human rights and social justice. The fellowship will run from September-May

The fellowship is open to full-time journalists and freelancers. Applicants must be committed to coverage of human rights and social justice; have three or more years of journalism experience; have excellent written and verbal English skills.

Deadline is 31 March 2006

For further information contact