How to Apply?

Journalists with some experience in news reporting and covering complex topics are more than welcome to apply to the hybrid course. The offline training element of the course is taking place on October 19-20, 2020 in Budapest. (Please keep in mind that, depending on the Covid-19 situation, the location of the training is subject to change.) Travel and accommodation are covered by the program, and there is no tuition fee. The program is designed for those working in the following countries:

  • Albania
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Kosovo
  • North Macedonia
  • Montenegro
  • Serbia

The candidates must possess a strong command of English, written and verbal. Candidates who are accepted to attend the course must confirm that they will be able to commit to the course in full, both for the offline and online part.

If you are interested in applying, please send an email to including the following:

  • Put Investigative Journalism Training + your name in the subject line;
  • Write a few lines about why you are applying to the course;
  • Provide a (short) CV.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis before the deadline, so please submit as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to email us at

Application deadline: September 15, 2020