Falling Walls Science Fellowship for Journalists 2019 (Fully funded)

Falling Walls Science Fellowship for Journalists 2019 (Fully funded)

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Applications are open for the Falling Walls Science Fellowship for Journalists 2019. In an effort to keep the public informed on life-changing scientific breakthroughs, the Falling Walls Fellowship for Journalists has been created.

The selected Fellows get the opportunity to attend all Falling Walls events on 8 and 9 November (Falling Walls Lab, Falling Walls Venture, Falling Walls Engage and the Falling Walls Conference). There are 10 places available.


  • The fellowship includes travel expenses (economy class), hotel accommodation for 3 nights, conference fees and meals (breakfast at hotel, catering during the Falling Walls events).


  • Open to journalists and bloggers with at least three years of experience who hope to advance their knowledge in the area of sciences. Freelance and full-time journalists or bloggers can apply;
  • Professionals in fields such as research, teaching, public relations and advertising are not eligible;
  • The applicants must have a minimum of three years professional journalism/blogging experience in which they have written about the science topics.


To apply, fill in the online application form and submit two work samples together with a CV and a cover letter (both in English) stating your motivation to apply for the fellowship.

For more information, visit Falling Walls Science Fellowship.