Media fellowships on dalit Women?s Health and Human Rights

Panos South Asia invites print journalists from India to apply for a fellowship to research Dalit women?s health & human rights.

The Fellowship runs from May ?07-March?08. Selected Fellows will be provided editorial support by a panel of experts. They will also be awarded a grant of Rs.45, 000/- plus travel expenses.

Based on their investigative work, selected Fellows must produce:

At least five 1000 word articles to be published before December 2007

One 5000 word in-depth report, which may be edited and included in a book to be published later by Panos.

Applicants must submit the following not later than 10th April 2007:

Curriculum vitae

At least three samples of published work on health / development

A 500 word write up explaining why the applicant should be considered for the fellowship

Two references from persons who have known the applicant professionally

Journalists writing in Indian languages are encouraged to apply. However, their CV and the write-up should be in English and at least one sample of their work must be translated into English.

Please Email all relevant documentation to panos@panosindia.org or send it to Panos Institute, 2nd Floor, D-302, Defence Colony, New Delhi ? 110 024. Applications should be marked, ?Media Fellowships on Dalit Women?s Health?.

Panos is an independent non-profit organization specializing information & communication.

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