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Sarah Ann Gilbert, University of Colorado, Journalism
Arik A. Hesseldahl, Columbia University, Journalism
Altoria Bell Ross, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
Anita Srikameswaran, Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism
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Careers in Science Writing
The Council for the Advancement of Science Writing offers travel fellowships to cover the cost of attending the annual New Horizons in Science briefings for journalists. The maximum reimbursement provided is $1,200.
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Taylor/Blakeslee University Fellowships
The Council for the Advancement of Science Writing offers fellowships of $5,000 to working journalists and students of outstanding ability who have been accepted for enrollment in graduate-level programs in science writing. Science writing includes writing about science, medicine, health, technology and the environment for the general public. Fellowships are not available to those intending to pursue careers in technical writing.