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Deadlines Approaching for Fellowships at Oxford, Harvard, Berkeley and Toronto


Here's a reminder of journalist fellowships and their upcoming deadlines:

*Journalists Can Apply for Research Fellowships at Oxford from the Thomson Reuters Foundation. Deadline: Jan. 28, 2009. See details here.

*The Nieman Fellowships in Global Health Reporting at Harvard University will go to two journalists, one to a U.S. citizen and one to a colleague from outside the United States. Deadline: Jan. 31, 2009. Information here.

*Fellowship Lets Journalists Study Politics at Harvard. Deadline: Feb. 1, 2009. Learn more here.

*Journalists Can Apply to Spend Year Studying at Berkeley. Deadline: March 1, 2009. Information here.

In addition, Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) has created a new fellowship at the University of Toronto for a Latin American journalist. A call for applications should appear this month at the CJFE site.