Call for applications from Lebanon, Palestine and Syria for Said-Asfari Fellowship in 2015

We are pleased to announce a call for applications for the Saïd-Asfari Fellowship jointly sponsored by the Asfari Foundation and the Said Foundation. This gives a unique opportunity for journalists from Lebanon, Palestine and Syria to benefit from a funded fellowship at the University of Oxford.

Candidates should ideally be based in the Levant region and intend to work there upon the completion of the Fellowship. All Institute and University/College fees will be paid by the Fellowship, and the fellows will also receive their travel costs and a modest stipend to cover housing and living expenses.

Closing deadline for applications: noon on Monday 1st September 2014

More information on the Journalism Fellowship Programme can be found at

To apply for the Saïd-Asfari Fellowship (January-June 2015), please check your eligibility to apply along with required application materials before emailing for the application form.

The completed application should be sent by email to