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Three funding deadlines for June and July

Our complete list of grants, fellowships and awards is available to AIR members. Here’s a sample:

• Eisenhower Fellowship
Deadline: June 6, 2016
Details: Funding for four to five weeks of international travel for exceptional mid-career professionals to pursue an individually-designed program in their field of interest.
Website: https://efworld.org/

• Third Coast International Audio Festival competition
Deadline: June 22, 2016 (early deadline/fees) or noon on July 13
Details: Entries must range between 3 and 60 minutes in length, with the exception of Best News Feature submissions, which can not exceed 12 minutes.
Entries must have been produced and presented publicly for the first time on the radio, the Internet, via podcast or in a public setting (i.e. gallery, museum, classroom) between July 2014 and July 2016.
Website: http://thirdcoastfestival.org/overview/competition/_2016-third-coast-richard-h-driehaus-competition

• John Alexander Project’s Above the Fray Fellowship
Deadline: July 1, 2016
Details: Designed to give a promising radio journalist with 3-5 years of experience the opportunity to cover important but under-reported stories from a region lacking significant mainstream media attention. The selected individual will spend three months filing on-air and online stories for NPR.
Website: http://www.thejohnalexanderproject.org/apply.html

 

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