Midcareer journalists from several developing countries can apply for a scholarship to attend an RNTC course in the Netherlands.
The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) are accepting applications for journalism courses at the Radio Nederland Training Centre
(RNTC). NFP is funded by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs
and run by the Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in
Higher Education (NUFFIC).
RNTC is offering five courses:
Broadcast Management (Sept. 29 – Oct. 10, 2014)
Mastering Social Media (Sept. 1-12, 2014)
Training the Trainers (Sept. 8 – Oct. 17, 2014)
Using Media for Development (Sept. 15 – 26, 2014)
Video Journalism (Sept. 8 – 19, 2014)
Candidates must be from one of these countries: Afghanistan, Albania,
Armenia, Autonomous Palestinian Territories, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan,
Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Colombia, Democratic
Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana,
Guatemala, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Macedonia, Mali, Mongolia,
Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines,
Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, South Sudan, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan,
Surinam, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia and
NFP fellowships cover travel costs, accommodation and course fee.
The fellowship deadline is Feb. 4.
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