Long Term Projects – The Preben Munthe Fellowship

The Preben Munthe Fellowship

The Preben Munthe Fellowship grant was established in 2014. The programme offers a unique opportunity for journalists living in Norway to study at Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and the University of Oxford.

Preben Munthe (1922-2013) was Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Freedom of Expression Foundation, Oslo, from 1981 to 2000. He was a professor of Economics at the University of Oslo, chief state mediator, and held a number of directorships in the public sector as well as in business and industry.

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The Preben Munthe Fellowship for journalists 2016

The Fritt Ord Foundation sponsors half a year of study and research in Oxford for a Norwegian journalist. The fellowship will be given to a journalist ordinarily resident in Norway. Thefellow will spend six months at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University, commencing January 2016.

Closing date for applications: Friday 18 September, 2015 at noon.

Awarding of the Preben Munthe Fellowship Grant for 2015

The Preben Munthe Fellowship Grant at Reuters Institute for the Study of of Journalism for the period January – July 2015 has been awarded to Mah-Rukh Ali.

Mah-Rukh Ali is a news anchor and journalist on TV 2.

A new call for applications for the spring of 2016 will be announced in August 2015.

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The Preben Munthe Fellowship for journalists 2015

Call for applications from journalists ordinarily resident in Norway for the Preben Munthe Fellowship at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Oxford University, in 2015.

We are pleased to announce the call for applications for the Preben Munthe Fellowship for journalists sponsored by the Fritt Ord Foundation. This gives a unique opportunity for Norwegian journalists to benefit from a funded fellowship at the University of Oxford.

The Journalism Fellowship Programme at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism is aimed at journalists with suitable experience from around the world whose professional work would be enhanced by a period of reflection, research and intellectual exchange with other journalists in Oxford. The Fellowship Programme has run for 31 years and has a network of over 500 alumni from 93 countries. 

Closing date for applications: Friday 19 September, 2014 at noon 

Applications should be made in English and submitted to the Fritt Ord Foundation by e-mail to: hanne.vorland@fritt-ord.no.

Awarding of the Preben Munthe Fellowship Grant for 2014

The Preben Munthe Fellowship Grant at Reuters Institute for the Study of of Journalism for the period April - July 2014 has been awarded to Mikal Hverven Hem and Knut Erik Holm.

A new call for applications for the spring of 2015 will be announced in August 2014.

The Preben Munthe Fellowship for journalists 2014

Call for applications from journalists ordinarily resident in Norway for the inaugural Preben Munthe Fellowship at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Oxford University, in 2014.

We are pleased to announce the call for applications for the Preben Munthe Fellowship for journalists sponsored by the Fritt Ord Foundation. This programme offers a unique opportunity for journalists ordinarily resident in Norway to benefit from a funded fellowship at the University of Oxford.

The Journalism Fellowship Programme at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism is aimed at journalists with suitable experience from around the world whose professional work would be enhanced by a period of reflection, research and intellectual exchange with other journalists in Oxford. The Fellowship Programme has run for 30 years and has a network of over 500 alumni from 93 countries. 

Closing date for applications: Friday 14 February 2014 at noon 

Applications should be made in English and submitted to the Fritt Ord Foundation by e-mail to: hanne.vorland@fritt-ord.no.