Гранты на поездку на Всемирную конференцию научных журналистов

Журналисты и студенты, специализирующиеся в научной журналистике, могут получить эти гранты.

Всемирная конференция научных журналистов – 2017 пройдет с 26 по 30 октября в Сан-Франциско. Среди целей конференции – создание всемирного потенциала для коммуникации в области науки. Конференция дает журналистам возможность знакомиться с передовыми достижениями науки и обсуждать важные вопросы, находящиеся на стыке науки и интересов общества.

Организаторы предлагают гранты для журналистов, которые без такой поддержки не смогли бы поехать на конференцию.

В грант входит полная или частичная оплата перелета, проживания и стоимости наземного транспорта.

Заявки принимаются до 15 марта.

Для получения дополнительной информации нажмите сюда: http://wcsj2017.org/about/fellowships/

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WCSJ2017 Travel Fellowships: Call for Applications

Thanks to generous support from foundations, science and media organizations, and individual donors, the World Conference of Science Journalists 2017 is excited to offer travel fellowships for professional and student attendees from the U.S. and abroad. These fellowships are intended to enable those who otherwise could not attend to join us for the conference in San Francisco, October 26-30, 2017. The grants will provide full or partial support to cover economy airfare, accommodation for the duration of the conference, and reasonable ground transport, up to a maximum amount based on the traveler’s location and circumstances. Fellowship recipients will receive complimentary meeting registration.

WCSJ2017 is grateful to the William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation, donors to the David Perlman fund, the Rutter Foundation, the National Association of Science Writers, Nature UK, Annual Reviews, the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing, Taylor & Francis, the Waterloo Global Science Initiative, and Newswise for supporting these travel grants.

Applications will be accepted until March 15, 2017. Successful applicants will be notified by April 15 to allow for plenty of time to plan travel and acquire any necessary visas. Selected fellows will be informed of the exact amount of funding offered at the time of notification.

Please see below for details on each type of fellowship and a link to apply. Please choose the fellowship application that best fits your circumstances. Do not apply for more than one.

Eligibility: You may apply for a General Travel Fellowship if you write, edit, or produce science news, information, or commentary for the public; teach science journalism; or are a member of a WFSJ member association, and would not be able to attend the conference without financial assistance.

What’s Provided: The grants will provide full or partial support to cover economy airfare, accommodation for the duration of the conference, and reasonable ground transport, up to a maximum amount based on the traveler’s location and circumstances. Fellowship recipients will receive complimentary basic meeting registration. An additional subsidy for meals, incidentals, and registration for ancillary conference events may be provided depending on demonstrated need. Fellowship recipients selected for participation in pre-conference events will receive a subsidy for an additional hotel night.

Deadline: March 15, 2017

All materials submitted must be in English.

Link to Apply: nasw.submittable.com 


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