Thomson Reuters is offering a scholarship for a promising, young (under 30) African journalist or aspirant journalist to do a post graduate BA Hons degree at the University of The Witwatersrand ‘s Journalism Programme in Johannesburg and to join Reuters News thereafter for work experience.
- Candidates must have an undergraduate degree
- or at least 3 years professional experience in journalism and
- must be nominated by a senior journalist, publisher or academic.
- They must be fluent in English.
Worth of Award: The scholarship will cover fees, accommodation and a modest living allowance.
How to Apply: Candidates should submit a motivation letter, a CV, writing samples and at least 2 letters of nomination/reference to [email protected].
Candidates will have to make themselves available for a written test and interview.
Deadline: July 31, 2011.
If you have any questions, please email [email protected].
For more information, and to apply, visit their website by clicking here.