Fellowship for journalism research, Germany

The WZB Berlin Social Research Center and the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) are offering a fellowship for journalists to work as visiting scholars at the WZB. Fellows are invited to pursue their own research for 6 weeks to 3 months.

Staff reporters and freelance journalists from regional and national media can apply for a fellowship in Berlin. Journalists who regularly report on scientific subjects or politics, social issues and economics are eligible.

Fellows will be provided with a workplace and a monthly research stipend of 3500 euro. All resources in the institutional library may also be used without charge. The deadline to apply is October 31, 2014. More information (in German) is here.

By ijnet.org