The fellowship is open to experienced journalists of any nationality and with an interest in questions of immigration and integration.
The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 at 12:00 PM EST.
By clicking "SUBMIT" below, you agree to the following Terms and Conditions:
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
I, the undersigned, have read and agreed to the following conditions for the French-American Foundation (FAF) Immigration Journalism Fellowship:
If selected, I agree to produce work of excellent quality focusing on the themes of immigration and integration. I have a commitment from a media organization to publish the original story authored pursuant to the Fellowship after its completion and I agree to take all necessary actions to maintain such commitment throughout the Fellowship period.
The budget I prepared as part of my application represents my best ability to estimate costs for the Fellowship period. If selected, I will act in compliance with the budget and schedule agreed upon with FAF. I understand that I will not receive a salary in connection with the Fellowship.
If selected, I agree to remain in regular contact with representatives of FAF during the Fellowship period and to provide weekly updates with respect to the status of the research and completion of the work and will not to make significant changes to my project without prior discussion with FAF.
I agree to ensure timely delivery of the work. I understand that if the work is not completed in time, or if the journalistic work does not abide by journalism ethics and standards, FAF may terminate my Fellowship, and I will be required to repay to FAF any Fellowship funds previously paid to me. I understand that the Fellowship funds may not be used in connection with any violence, terrorism, bigotry or destruction of any State, to influence legislation or the outcome of a public election or as a bribe or otherwise in connection with any corruption or similar activities.
I shall ensure that any third party publisher mentions FAF’s support of the work in all documents and interviews. I agree that FAF may translate the work and/or publish it in additional publications.
I agree that I will be the sole author of the work and the work will not infringe any Intellectual Property or similar rights of any third party. While I may retain all rights, title and interest to all intellectual property rights arising from the work, I agree to grant to FAF and funders of the Fellowship program a royalty-free, worldwide, nonexclusive, sublicensable, transferable, irrevocable license to use, distribute, reproduce, publish, disseminate and/or modify the work produced.
After completing the Fellowship, I shall provide FAF with an accounting of expenses incurred in connection therewith. If requested, I agree to participate in follow-up activities after completion of the work, including seminars and master-classes to advance the dialogue on immigration and integration coverage.