Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Are you interested in investigative journalism and would you like to meet fellow journalists at the 8th Global Investigative Journalism Network Conference in Rio de Janeiro? Send us your proposal for an investigative journalism project. Free Press Unlimited will reward the best proposals of four individual journalist with an unique fellowship.

Free Press Unlimited Investigative Journalism Fellowship
We are interested in written proposals for investigative journalism projects that are gripping and courageous, exude the inquisitive spirit of serious journalism, shed light on issues that are important yet underexposed and offer the public new perspectives.

In concrete terms, the fellowship consists of return airfare to Rio de Janeiro and free hotel accommodation for the course of the 8th Global Investigative Journalism Conference, held from 12 to 15 October in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This will allow you to network and exchange ideas with the leading journalists in the field, get expert advice and learn from new best practices that are shared at the event.

Submissions Deadline: 15 August 2013
Your individual proposals will be reviewed by a panel made up of Free Press Unlimited staff. Please submit your proposal (a maximum of five pages) in English, French or Spanish. Proposals can be sent via email to: kuiper[at]freepressunlimited.org.

Please read the criteria for more information. Successful applicants will be notified that they will be receiving a fellowship by 15 September 2013 at the latest.

Good luck and we are looking forward to your proposals.