The Carey Institute for Global Good is seeking applications for the 2019 Logan Nonfiction Fellowship to support this belief by advancing deeply reported, longform nonfiction about the most pressing issues of the day and helping to disseminate it on a variety of media platforms to the widest possible audience.
The Logan Nonfiction Program seeks to address the public’s need for longform nonfiction to inform the policy debate essential to democracy.
Logan Nonfiction fellows at the Carey Institute are provided all the necessary tools to complete their critical work. Lodging, work space, sophisticated technological support (including Wi-Fi, a state-of-the-art screening room and dedicated space, equipment and software for video, film and radio editing) and meals are provided. Fellows may also benefit from the mentorship of several board members and internationally renowned journalists.
Deadline: 15 June 2019
- Applicants must be at work on a long-form project in order to apply (e.g.: an article, book, film, collection, podcast, etc.).
- They do accept applications from academics and non-professional journalists, as long as the intended audience of the project is the general public.
- They are particularly interested in supporting projects that examine the most pressing issues of the day, including but not limited to: conflict and security; democracy and governance; education; environment and climate change; food security; gender, race, sexual orientation, disability and intersectionality; globalization; health; inequality and exclusion; media and journalism; social justice; and sustainability and resilience.
- Fellows are selected for the program based on the quality, relevance, professional experience and promise of the applicant’s work.
- The Logan Nonfiction Program is committed to building a diverse and inclusive class of fellows. The Carey Institute does not discriminate in its programs and activities against anyone on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, physical ability or disability, HIV status or veteran status.
How to Apply
Applications are open throughout the year for semiannual residency cohorts attending in January through May or October through December. A fellow’s duration of stay may range from four weeks to three months.