Fall 2007 Jefferson Fellowship application deadline is June 20

Posted by Lia Chang on Saturday, 02 June 2007.

The theme for the Fall 2007 Jefferson Fellowships is "Mekong on the Move: Asia's New Economic Frontier?".

The East-West Center is accepting applications for the Fall 2007 Jefferson Fellowships open to U.S., Asian and Pacific Island journalists with at least five years of experience. The three-week travel and dialogue program takes place September 30-October 21 and begins at the East-West Center in Honolulu. Journalists will travel to Bangkok, Thailand; Phnom Penh, Cambodia; and Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, Vietnam.

The deadline for submitting applications is June 20, 2007.

Please see http://www.eastwestcenter.org/jefferson for applications and details. Participants' airfare, lodging, per diem and other expenses are funded by The Freeman Foundation.