National Media Fellowship for reporting on TB

IN Opportunities | 22/12/2016
Applications are invited for the fifth round of REACH Lilly MDR-TB Partnership National Media Fellowship for reporting on TB.
The National Media Fellowship for Reporting on TB is intended for English and Hindi journalists to undertake research on tuberculosis-related issues at the national level. It is expected that the work published by the Fellow will highlight a national-level issue related to tuberculosis and potentially have policy-level implications for TB care and control in India.
Read the Fellowship criteria and download the application form visit media-fellowship/
To apply for this fellowship, please submit: 
   A completed application form (including your editor/manager’s signature);
   Your updated CV or resume;
   Copies of at least three previously published stories on TB or other health issues. These can be in any language, but must have been published by a newspaper or magazine.
   The last date for applications is 2 January 2017. All applications can be submitted by email to or by post to REACH, First Floor, 194, Avvai Shanmugam Salai Lane, Off Lloyds Road, Royapettah, Chennai – 600 014.
For any questions or clarifications, call REACH on (0)9711249004.
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