Journalists from all media who want to improve their skills in science and environmental reporting and gain first-hand experience in the conduct of scientific research are invited to apply for a Metcalf Institute fellowship. The Annual Workshop fellowships support journalists who are interested in science and environmental reporting but have minimal or no science background, and who wish to gain a deeper understanding of scientific methods, contacts, and story ideas related to climate change and the coastal and marine environment.

Eligibility: See detailed instructions regarding eligibility and required inclusions at metcalfinstitute.org/training/awjeligibility and on the next page of this application.

Information and inclusions will be used to evaluate applicants and hard copies of application materials will not be returned.

All applications and required inclusions must be submitted in English. Applications and inclusions in languages other than English will not be reviewed.

Deadline: Applications must be submitted via this online form no later than February 12, 2018. Required inclusions must be emailed to fellowships@metcalfinstitute.org or postmarked on or by midnight Eastern Standard Time on February 12, 2018.

Application packages that are not complete by the February 12, 2018 deadline will not be reviewed.

Be advised that some web browsers do not enable you to exit and re-enter your application. Therefore, you should review the sample application document available on the Metcalf website and prepare your answers to the application questions in advance in order to complete your online application in a single session.

Contact: www.metcalfinstitute.org | fellowships@metcalfinstitute.org