Applications are now open for the fully funded Al Jazeera Fellowship Program 2023 for Journalists & Scholars Worldwide (Fully-funded).

As part of the Al Jazeera Fellowship, journalists and scholars will have the opportunity to write a 7,000-word research paper on selected fields of journalism. Successful applicants to the programme will:

  • Join a team within AJMN and experience the working environment first-hand.
  • Meet with editors, journalists and other staff, relevant to their research proposal.

Al Jazeera is an international 24-hour English-language news channel owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network, which is owned by the monarchy government of Qatar. It is the first English-language news channel to be headquartered in the Middle East.Instead of being run centrally, news management rotates between broadcasting centres in Doha and London. The channel was launched on 15 November 2006, at 12:00 PM GMT.

Benefits of Al Jazeera Fellowship Program

The grant covers:

  • Roundtrip airfare from fellow’s city of residence to Doha, Qatar.
  • Accommodation expenses for 1 month in Doha, including lodging, meals and transportation hotel-Al Jazeera-hotel.
  • The Visiting Journalist fellowship does not grant any financial support to fellows. Candidates who have the means of subsistence for coming and spending one month in Doha and meet eligibility criteria and all requirements are welcome to apply.

Requirements for Al Jazeera Fellowship Program.

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Full-time journalist or researcher (freelancer or employed).
  • At least four years of professional experience in journalism or research, relevant to journalistic and/or media fields.
  • Strong research and writing skills.
  • Fluent in English (speaking and writing).
  • In order to apply for the Fellowship, applicants must have a proper grasp of English academic writing.
  • The Al Jazeera Fellowship in English is only open to those from non-Arab countries. Those from Arab countries may apply to our Arabic Fellowship Programme.

Application Deadline
December 7, 2022

How to Apply Fully-funded Al Jazeera Fellowship Program 2023.

Interested and qualified? Go to Al Jazeera on to apply

For more details,visit Al Jazeera website