Friday, October 17, 2008

Journalism fellowship in Russia

The Alfa Fellowship Program places 10 young Americans per year in work assignments at leading organizations in Russia in journalism and other fields.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens, between 25 and 35, have a graduate degree and/or have extensive work experience. Russian language experience is preferred, however not required, at the time of application.

The year-long program "includes language training, seminar programs, and extended professional experience. Fellows receive travel, free housing, monthly stipends, and insurance."

The application deadline is December 1.

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