International Journalists Fellowships at World Press Institute, USA – 2015

Are you a journalist based somewhere outside of USA? Have you professionally been involved in this field for five or more years? If yes, then World Press Institute,USA is offering International Journalism Fellowships for international journalist having a professional experience of 5 or more years in any journalistic medium.  This is a 2 month program that usually starts in August and ends in October where the fellows travel through different cities of USA for interviews, visits and briefings after spending 3 weeks in Minneapolis-St. Paul. The selection process is quite competitive however the selected fellows receive quality training and exposure and use the experience in their fields on return to their home countries.


World Press Insititute Graduates

Programmes Offered:

The scholarships are only available in Journalism at World Press Institute,USA.

Course Level:

If you want to pursue any of the research level programs, scholarships are also available for that.



You are Eligible:

  • If you have 5 or more years of Professional Experience in print, online or broadcast journalism
  • If you are an editorial cartoonist or a photo/broadcast journalist/producer
  • If you are a Journalism Supervisor with 5 or more years of experience
  • If you are based outside US and are employed as a journalist outside United States
  • If you have good working knowledge of written and spoken English
  • If you are good at leadership skills


  • All the program cost including the transportation will be paid by World Press Institute, USA.
  • Lodging costs will be covered by the host institute
  • A reasonable daily stipend for food will be paid to the selected fellows
  • Other expenses such as postage and clothing etc are the responsibility of the fellows

Number of Awards:

Up to 10 scholarships are being offered this year.

Application Procedure:

Fellows are picked by the WPI selection committee, composed of journalists and corporate communications specialists, all with international experience.

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