Travel fellowships for WCSJ 2017

Travel fellowships are available for the WCSJ meeting in San Francisco this October. The grants will provide full or partial support to cover economy airfare, accommodation for the duration of the conference, and reasonable ground transport up to a maximum amount. Applications are open until March 15. You can find (more…)

Transcultural Summer School

Grants are available to attend the STEAM science communication summer school at Rhine-Waal University in Germany this July. The program “marries science and art through practice.” Check their page for details and eligibility information. The application deadline is Friday, April 29 at noon GMT. (more…)

Larry Krumenaker Is 2015 “Journalist in Residence” at Heidelberg

ISWA’s former webmaster, North American science writer Larry Krumenaker is the 2015 “Journalist in Residence” at the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS). The program offers science journalists a stay of up to 6 months at the institute which has a focus on data-driven research in areas ranging from astrophysics to cell biology. The next call for proposals for the 2016 “Journalist in Residence” will be announced in June. Continue reading

WCSJ 2015 travel scholarships

The application form for travel scholarships to support students and journalists from developing countries attending WCSJ 2015 is now online. The scholarship covers round-trip airfare, six nights accommodation and full registration. The deadline is March 31. (more…)

New ISWA website launched!

Welcome to the new ISWA website! For now, it’s just a modernized, cleaned-up version of the old site, but we’re hoping to update it and add more content in the coming months. Unfortunately, we couldn’t migrate existing users to the new site. If you used to have access to the (more…)