How to apply

If you are a female graduate under the age of 28 from an EU country and with the aim to work in EU journalism in Brussels, please send  a motivation letter and your CV in English, stating your date of birth and nationality, at the following email address:

We will get back to all short-listed candidates as soon as possible and kindly thank you for your patience in advance.


Applications for the next Lénaïc Fund for Quality Journalism fellowship are currently closed. We will inform you about new opportunities on this website as soon as possible.


The sixth placement will run from the beginning of October 2019 to beginning of March 2020. Applications closed at the end of June, 2019.

After submitting the application, a small group of finalists (short-listed candidates) will be selected by our selection committee. We will invite all short-listed candidates to an interview, usually taking place in Brussels. The final choice of the young female journalist(s) to receive the bursary award will subsequently be made by the organising committee, composed of Lénaïc’s parents, Aulde and Charles Vaudin d’Imécourt, and a small jury from the media outlet the fellow will join.