Conference Updates

Springer Nature Travel Grants

Wednesday, February 1, 2023


We are pleased to announce that four mid-career science journalists could win a grant to attend the WCSJ2023 World Conference of Science Journalists in Medellin, Colombia. The grants are sponsored by Springer Nature.

The conference is a unique opportunity for journalists to connect with their peers, learn from experts in the field, and stay up-to-date on the latest developments in science journalism.

Applications are invited from journalists who have a proven track record of producing high-quality, accurate, and engaging science journalism. To apply, please send us your CV and three representative samples of your work. Please mention your country of residence in your application.

The grantees will be selected based on their qualifications and the quality of their work. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and perspectives to apply.
Please send a brief message with your expression of interest to along with a short CV and link to relevant articles. All information required MUST be contained in a single email for your application to be considered. The subject of your email should contain the following information WCSJ2023 - Nature Travel Grant - Country. Please indicate your country of residence.
Before applying, you must ensure that you will be available for the dates from March 27 to March 31, 2023, that you have all the travel documents required by public health authorities and if you need a visa to enter Colombia please indicate in your application letter. 
The deadline for applications is February,12 2023 at 11:59 pm EDT
WFSJ jury panel will review all entries and the successful applicant will be announced by February 19, 2023
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. We look forward to receiving your application!