The United Nations Foundation is pleased to announce the Thomas Lovejoy Memorial Press Fellowship that will bring journalists to the heart of the Amazon to explore issues of biodiversity, deforestation, and sustainable development.
The press fellowship is for journalists interested in covering climate change, sustainable development, biological science, and environmental issues, including biodiversity, agriculture, nature-based climate solutions, and land use.
Company/Organisation(s): United Nations Foundation
Program Type: Research Fellowship
Program Location: Brazil
Program Duration: Not specifed
Available Slot: Several
Basic Qualifications: First degree
Nationality: All Nationalities
Thomas Lovejoy Memorial Fellowship | Eligibility Criteria
To be eligible for the Press Fellowship, interested applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Journalists from all countries are eligible to apply.
- Participating journalists must be willing to publish between two to four stories on the topics covered within six months of the fellowship’s conclusion.
- Fellowship is for journalists whose interest covers climate change, sustainable development, biological science, and environmental issues.
- Roundtrip airfare
- Visa fees
- Local travel in Brazil.
How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Thomas Lovejoy Memorial Press Fellowship are to complete an online application on or before the application deadline as late and incomplete application will not be accepted.
Application Deadline: August 5, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST