Application Invited for India for Mental Health Fellowship

ORG- Health Collective
Closing Date- 31st January, 2020

Applications are now open for the first edition of the ‘India for Mental Health Fellowship’.  Four reporting fellows will cover Mental Health and Mental Illness from an India lens. The fellowship will cover travel and research costs.

The first edition of the fellowship aims to cover four regions of India, to encourage original reportage that highlights gaps in coverage or policy, with a focus on marginalised communities, while centring the narrative around persons with lived experience, and adhering to the highest ethical standards.

1-Freelance reporters with 5-7 years of experience and above
2-Reporters with multimedia experience and who send pitches for varied formats will be preferred
3-Applicants must demonstrate an interest in reporting on mental health, policy and health issues
4-Initial pitch must include references to data, interviews and studies that delve deep into some of the mental health and illness issues in India
5-Familiarity with English plus Hindi and/or other regional languages is required (Full-time reporters who are interested can reach out with their editors’ approval)

How to apply
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