The Auszeit scholarship is the joint project of Reporters Without Borders and the taz Panter Foundation, a non-profit organization affiliated with the Berliner Zeitung die tageszeitung (taz) .
The program invites two journalists from war and crisis areas to stay in Berlin for a limited time for refuge and rest for up to three months.
* Journalists who need a time out from their difficult working conditions. This might be the case after covering stories in an oppressive environment.
* Journalists who feel the need to lie low awhile and get out of the view of state security because of their journalistic work.
* Participants have to be able to communicate in basic English or in German. Participants should have a relevant working experience as journalists. They must have the intention to return to their country after three months.
Number of Awards: 1
Value of the Program: We offer travel expenses, a decent apartment, pocket money and free transportation in Berlin for up to three months.
Duration of Program: 3 months.
How to Apply: Visit link below.