The United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan invites journalists to apply for the U.S – Pakistan Professional Partnership Program. This program involves journalists from both countries working together and building real professional relationships, as well as the opportunity to learn about media reporting in each other’s countries. This program will provide approximately 110-140 participants from Pakistan the opportunity to study and take an active part in journalism as practiced in the U.S. Selected participants will spend up to 4 weeks at a U.S newsroom. The program is also knit throughout with events and opportunities to experience U.S life and showcasing its diversity.
Deadline: 27 March 2013
- Pakistani Citizen
- Currently working in any field of journalism
- At least three to ten years of active journalistic work experience
- Bachelor’s degree
Applicants with a dual U.S./Pakistani nationality or those who have a parent, spouse, fiancé or child over 18 years of age who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident are ineligible. Employees of the Fulbright organization or the U.S. Department of State are ineligible as are the Fulbright and Humphrey Program alumni. People who have applied for immigration to any country.
Dependents are not allowed on this program.
How to apply
Complete application package, including academic transcripts and two letters of references must be submitted to USEFP. Applications will be uploaded on the website as soon as the program is announced.