Applications are invited for the TRT World Fellowship Program 2018 in Turkey.  As TRT World, they invite you to take part in our journey in the international news landscape and meet our international team. The Fellowship will engage 15 talents, junior journalists and recent graduates, who are interested in the opportunity of producing balanced news with a humanitarian focus. You will join a diverse group of individuals from around the world including journalists, editors, broadcasters, researchers and freelancers.

The direct focus of this Fellowship Program is to reach people who want to get familiar with the perspective of TRT World, keep up with the changes in the media industry and improve their understanding of Turkish culture.

Host Country:
  • Turkey
Host Organisation:
  • Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRT)
Program Location:
  • Istanbul
Program Duration:
  • Two Months
Program Dates:
  • 25th June – 17th August 2018
Financial Support:
  • Round air flight tickets and accommodation will be provided.

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Program Benefits:

TRT World Fellowship is an exciting initiative in Istanbul for young talent from around the world to get a unique hands-on experience in the field of change-inspiring journalism. 

  • Invaluable hands-on experience in News, Programmes, Digital and Vision departments 
  • Work with experienced traditional broadcast and digital journalists 
  • Get Digital know how and take part in debate forums and round table discussion groups 
  • Learn how it all works from the field to the newsroom 
  • Targeting Proficient English speakers (Level C1 & C2) who are recent graduates and those in their third or fourth year of tertiary studies 
Eligibility Criteria:
  • Interested in international journalism
  • Proficient English language speaker (Level C1 & C2)
  • A recent graduate from university
Required Documents:

Please send your CV and answer the questions below in one PDF Document:

  • Do you have any experience in the media sector (Internship, work Experience etc.)?
  • Name fellowship or internship programs you have been involved with so far (if any)
  • Write a cover letter (min. 300 Words) about your motivation to join the TRT World Fellowship Program
How to Apply:

Please note that application for admission to the TRT World Fellowship Program is completely online.

Application Deadline:
  • May 6th, 2018