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Applications open for Preben Munthe Fellowship (Norway)

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Journalists ordinarily resident in Norway can now apply for the Preben Munthe Fellowship at the Reuters Institute sponsored by the Fritt Ord Foundation.The Fellowship will commence in January 2016.This gives a unique opportunity for journalists to benefit from a funded fellowship at the University of Oxford. There is a minimumrequirement of 5 years’ professional journalistic experience, but exceptional applicants who do not meet this requirement may be considered. 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 from the Fritt Ord Foundation directly.
The Preben Munthe Fellow will spend two terms (from mid-January to mid-July) in Oxford based at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism,where they join a diverse group of journalists from other parts of the world.
For more information and application documents,please go to: www.fritt-ord.no
Closing date for applications: Friday 18 September, 2015 at noon.