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World Press Institute Fellowship Program for International Journalists

The WPI fellowship is offered to 10 journalists from countries around the world.

It provides immersion into the governance, politics, business, media, journalistic ethics and culture of the United States for experienced international journalists, through a demanding schedule of study, travel and interviews throughout the country.

The program is open to journalists and photojournalists from newspapers, news magazines, wire services, radio, television and online news organizations.


  • At least five (5) years full-time employment in print, broadcast, or online journalism;
  • Must be currently employed as a non U.S. journalist working outside of the United States;
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English;
  • Potential for leadership.

Monetary Support:

 WPI pays all program costs, including transportation to the U.S. and back, all transportation within the U.S. related to the WPI program, and all lodging costs

Duration: 2 months




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