UN fellowship for journalists from developing countries open

The Reham Al-Farra (RAF) Memorial Journalists Fellowship Program, established by the United Nations, provides journalists with an opportunity to gain first-hand experience in the work of the United Nations in New York. It is also an opportunity to meet journalists from other countries and exchange ideas with U.N. communication professionals.

The 2015 fellowship will take place Sept. 10 to Oct. 8. The program is open to journalists from 35 countries, with the intention of selecting 15 candidates, each from a different country.

Journalists ages 22 to 35 from several developing countries and countries in transition can apply for a fellowship.

Participants will receive airfare and a daily allowance.

The deadline to apply is March 31.

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