THIS CALL FOR APPLICATIONS IS NOW CLOSED! We will be sending out results to all applicants soon.

CMR-Nepal is now calling for applications from eligible Nepali citizens for the Data-Driven Journalism 2021 course.

12 participants will receive training fellowship for the training:

  1. Attendance phase: December 17-22, 2020 (residential)
  2. E-Learning phase: December 23, 2020, to February 10, 2021
  3. Attendance phase: February 11-15, 2021 (residential)

During attendance phase, full day commitment and hotel residence is compulsory (you need to take leave from work) and during e-learning phase, 3-4 hours every week commitment is necessary.

During the training, the participants will learn data analysis (using Google Sheets), data visualization (using Datawrapper), data formats and data cleaning (using Tabula), data scraping, Python programming (using Google Colab), open data and data sources in Nepal and worldwide.

If you are journalists with over two years of experience working in the media where you can apply the skills learned during the training or in any other organization which supports journalists, you are eligible to apply.

Please note that the selection by the CMR-Nepal will be final.