Provides assistance to attend a CAR Boot Camp at the University of Missouri.
Application due dates:
– January 7-11, 2019 Boot Camp: Deadline is November 5, 2018
– March 25-29, 2019 Boot Camp: Deadline is January 28, 2019
– August 4-8, 2019 Boot Camp: Deadline is May 20, 2019
Description: Established by David Ottaway and the Ottaway Family Fund, the Fellowship is aimed at increasing the diversity of IRE’s membership.
Who is eligible? Journalists of color with post-college professional experience are eligible. Students are not eligible.
What does the fellowship provide?
– One-year IRE membership/renewal ($70 value)
– Complimentary boot camp registration (up to $1,100 value)
– Travel reimbursement (up to $1,000)
Required application materials (have prepared before completing application):
– LinkedIn page or link to resume/CV
– Links to two clips showcasing investigative work
– Letter of support from supervisor/appropriate person to attend the five-day training. Letter should include why you are deserving of a scholarship to receive this training.
– Explain a data story you would like to tackle after boot camp
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