Applications for the R. James Travers Foreign Corresponding Fellowship are due Nov. 15.

Friends and colleagues of the late Jim Travers created the R. James Travers Foreign Corresponding Fellowship in 2012 to honour his legacy of critical, conscientious engagement on global issues and Canadian foreign policy by funding a major international reporting project in any medium every year.

Applicants with imaginative, innovative perspectives on a wide range of global issues are encouraged to apply.

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An award of up to $25,000 for one year is intended to cover the costs of travel, reporting and producing a significant foreign reporting project. The fellowship is open to Canadians and non-Canadians holding valid work permits who are working as freelance or full-time journalists in any medium.

Details are available at the R. James Travers website.

The application deadline is Nov. 15, 2013.