DEADLINE: OCTOBER 21, 2021 —Applications are invited for the next round of The Open Notebook/Burroughs Wellcome Fund fellowship for early-career science writers.
Each fellow will receive a stipend of $4,000.
The next fellowship period will begin on January 17, 2022 and will end on November 17, 2022.
The ten-month fellowship is remote and part-time.
Fellows will write five articles for publication with the guidance of a mentor who will help shape story ideas, provide reporting and writing guidance, edit final copy, and offer career-development mentoring.
Applicants must have less than two years of regular professional science writing experience.
The deadline for applications is October 21, 2021.
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