Calling all journalists! Applications now open for the 2017 Jefferson Fellowship…

The East-West Center is delighted to announce the 2017 Jefferson Fellowships for journalists.

The 2017 program will provide journalists an opportunity to explore the policies and approach of the new US Presidential Administration from the perspective of three key countries in Asia Pacific.  

Program Theme: Trade, Security and Strategic Relationships in Asia Pacific and the Future of the US Role

Destinations: Honolulu, Hawaii; Tokyo, Japan; Beijing and Shenzhen, China; and Manila, Philippines

Dates: May 6-28, 2017

Application Deadline: Thursday, January 26, 2017

About the Jefferson Fellowships: U.S. and Asia Pacific journalists participate in a three-week study, dialogue and travel reporting program to deepen their knowledge of key regional issues and build international networks to enhance coverage of the Asia Pacific region.

Who Can Apply: Working print, broadcast, and on-line journalists in the United States, Asia and the Pacific Islands. Five years of experience preferred. English fluency required.

Information and applications: For more information about the program and how to apply, please visit the East-West Center website: