Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

STUDY OPPORTUNITIES

FINLAND: Foreign Correspondents' Programme 2008

Newly graduated journalists and finishing students are invited to apply for scholarships to participate in the Foreign Correspondents' Programme taking place in Finland between August 1 and August 31, 2008.

Newly graduated journalists and finishing students are invited to apply for scholarships to participate in the Foreign Correspondents' Programme taking place in Finland between August 1 and August 31, 2008.

The programme offers a perfect opportunity for participants to learn about Finland, its culture and society while enhancing their professional skills through individual projects. The scholarship covers travel expenses to and from Finland, local travel in Helsinki, meals and accommodation in a private dormitory room. Eligible candidates are 20 to 25 years of age and possess a good command of spoken and written English. Applicants should submit a written application (1 page), a CV (1 page) and an essay that emphasises the applicant's particular interest in Finland (600-800 words). Applications should be sent to the Embassy of Finland in the applicant's country of residence. Deadline for applications: March 3, 2008.

For more information see http://formin.finland.fi/services/media/fc/ or contact the Finnish embassy in Bratislava at sanomat.brt@formin.fi,

tel: +421 2 5980 5111, www.finlandembassy.sk.

Source: SAIA

Topic: Spectator College


Top stories

LGBTI people in the regions: We change people’s minds

Bratislava will dress up in rainbow colours this August again, for the seventh time. This will be for the Bratislava Dúhový Pride diversity festival. But the colours of the rainbow are less bright in the regions,…

Slovakia’s LGBTI community seeks to expand their rights.

Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava Video

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between August 18 and August 27, as well as regular services in different languages, training for foreigners in English and highlights of the year.

Pivobrana - Beer Festival

Have you ever climbed a via ferrata? Photo

In central Slovakia, there is one also suitable for beginners. Here are some of the views it offers.

Agrokomplex opens its gates Photo

This year’s exhibition has more discussions with experts and a family programme.