Friday, August 05, 2005

We Media Fellowships

As promised...
Fellowships Available for The Media Center's "We Media: Behold the Power of Us"

Reston, VA – The Media Center is offering 15 fellowships to enable independent, non-profit or academic participants from any country to attend "We Media: Behold the Power of Us," an Oct. 5 conference in New York City, hosted by The Associated Press.

For program details, visit http://www.mediacenter.org/wemedia05/

Fellowships cover the full registration fee ($695) for the conference, including conference meals and materials. Fellowship recipients will be responsible for their own travel and lodging expenses.

To apply for a fellowship, send an e-mail to gpan@mediacenter.org, with:

1) “We Media Fellowship Application” in the subject line
2) The applicant’s name, title and organizational affiliation at the top
3) A statement of no more than 250 words explaining why the applicant wishes to attend

The deadline for fellowship applications is 12 noon, Monday, August 22, 2005.

The direct link is here.

I'll have to check the schedule for my upcoming quarter at Medill, but if it looks like I'll be free, I'll definitely apply. Thanks for the info, mcatapi.