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Fellowship applications for AFSMC24 are now closed.

We received an amazing response and thank everyone who submitted an application. While we can’t accommodate any further requests at this time, we encourage you to stay tuned for updates about the AFSMC24 itself.
See you at AFSMC24!
Receive a fellowship now to join the Arab Forum of Science Media and Communication and immerse yourself in a one-of-a-kind experience of learning, networking, and sharing knowledge! (Please note that this fellowship solely covers attendance and does not encompass accommodation, visas, or flights)

The Arab Forum of Science Media and Communication is the largest event for science media and communication in the Arab world. Returning for its fourth edition, the forum will take place from February 5th to 6th, 2024, in collaboration with the University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates. The theme for this edition is ‘From Research to Engagement: Advancing Communication.’ We have curated an exciting lineup of virtual and on-site events and activities.

What can you expect at this year’s Arab Forum of Science Media and Communication?

  • Engage in interactive discussions covering ways to enhance communication between researchers and science communicators.
  • Virtual events allow you to benefit from speakers’ expertise and exchange ideas without leaving your seat.
  • On-site events at the University of Sharjah in the UAE provide an opportunity for face-to-face interaction with science media and communication experts.
  • Access the full forum content for a year, including over 100 discussion sessions and workshops on topics like obtaining fellowships and grants, storytelling in science, and using artificial intelligence to enhance journalism.
  • Prominent experts in the field will be actively involved in the event.
  • Receive a certificate attesting to your participation.