Call for ITM's 5th Journalist-in-Residence programme is open

The Journalist-in-Residence Programme of the Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp has arrived at its fifth edition. ITM’s Journalist-in-Residence 2018 gets the opportunity to deepen his/her understanding of topical issues in tropical medicine and global health during a two-week stay in Antwerp.

Apply before 22 June 2018

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Contact information
Affiliation with media organisation(s)
(If freelance, please list some of the media organisations for which you have recently completed assignments.)
Project sketch
Describe whether it is an article, a series of articles, a TV or radio programme. Two pages maximum; please specify in what medium you intend to publish. It is not necessary to have a contract or accepted story proposal at this time.
Project summary
250 words maximum, for display on ITM’s website.
What specific research, reporting or writing toward this project will your time at ITM enable you to do?
(max 250 words)
Proposed timetable
Include your preferred dates for residency at ITM (start date, month in 2018).
Professional references
List two references, along with an e-mail address or phone number where we can contact them.
Examples of recent work
Copy (or provide web links to) three articles or assignments you have completed in the last two years, or to older work if you feel it is more pertinent.
How did you hear about this programme?
Professional experience
Please past your current resume or curriculum vitae in the below field, or alternatively send it to If you have completed other fellowship programmes or if you have won any awards for your journalism, please list them.