DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 14, 2021 — The Metcalf Institute is currently accepting applications for the Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists.
The workshop is for professional journalists from all media.
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the 2021 workshop will be conducted virtually.
Metcalf Fellows will gain a solid foundation in the fundamentals of research practice, climate science, and adaptation measures from leading researchers and policymakers.
The workshop will be offered over two weeks beginning on May 24, 2021.
The fellowships include full tuition.
Although Metcalf Institute receives applications from journalists worldwide, the institution reserves a majority of fellowship seats for U.S.-based journalists.
The deadline for applications is February 14, 2021
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