Applications for the IAS/AVAC Media Scholarship Programme are being accepted. To be eligible, candidates must be journalists and community educators reporting on HIV for a recognizing media or organization in any country. This program will provide an opportunity to attend a conference and training on HIV research. Expired 30 days ago, try next time!
The IAS/AVAC Media Scholarship Programme makes the conference accessible to a select group of highly-qualified journalists who would not otherwise be able to attend and report on the conference proceedings. The programme also provides a training on HIV research, a series of briefings through the conference week and targeted support to help journalists strengthen their HIV reporting skills.
- Travel to and from the 10th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2019) (roundtrip ticket at lowest fare available from the nearest international airport)
- Accommodation (in a budget hotel for the days of the conference)
- A daily living allowance for each of the days of the conference (21-24 July 2019)
- Participation in the IAS/AVAC Media Scholarship programme including a day-long training with HIV experts, briefings, press conferences and site visits, and dedicated support in the conference media centre.
Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in media fields.
Place of Study
The study will be taken in Mexico.
Eligibility and Criteria
The IAS/AVAC Media Scholarship Programme is open to all journalists and community educators reporting on HIV for a recognized print, radio, broadcast or online consumer, medical, community or AIDS Service Organization-sponsored media outlet in any country who is at least 18 years old at the time of the conference.
There is no nationality restriction.
24 January 2019.