Selection Process

You are an aspiring media professional reporting on the energy transition? Learn more about our selection process

Who can apply?

The BETD Media Fellowship is directed at aspiring media professionals (journalists, influencers, bloggers, podcasters, and related professional groups) from all over the world, who are reporting on the global energy transition.

Applicants should speak fluent English and provide examples of their work that demonstrate their journalistic abilities and interest in the energy transition.

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Deadline for Application: 7 February 2022, 11:55 pm CET

Meet our high-level selection board

The selection process is led by a high-level board of experts in the energy transition and energy journalism.

Ambassador Hinrich Thölken

Director Climate & Energy Policy and Digital Transformation at the German Federal Foreign Office

    Elke Hüttner

    Head of Division “Climate, Environment, Infrastructure” at Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

      Dr. Simone Peter

      President of German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE)

        Sven Egenter

        Executive Director of Clean Energy Wire

          Selection process

          The selection process will be based on knowledge of the English language, examples of work provided, and CVs. Equal representation of regions and genders is a basic condition for all our selection procedures.

          Selection results will be communicated around 21 February 2022.