The CJF-CBC Indigenous Journalism Fellowships are offered to two Indigenous journalists with one to ten years of experience.

The award aims to foster better comprehension of Indigenous issues in Canada's major media and community outlets.

Successful applicants will:

• Spend one month (June, September or October, 2018) with CBC News at its Indigenous centre in Winnipeg (www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous).
• Have a training stipend of $3,000, all associated travel and accommodation, a per diem for meals and other reasonable expenses, provided by The Canadian Journalism Foundation.
• Be recognized at the CJF Awards on June 14, 2018 in Toronto.
• Write or produce an article/piece or series upon completion of their fellowship opportunity, which will be considered for publication or broadcast by CBC News.

View the criteria.

Contact Natalie Turvey, executive director of The Canadian Journalism Foundation, at nturvey@cjf-fjc.ca with any questions.

The deadline for applications has been extended.  The deadline is February 20, 2018 at 11:59 pm ET.