Application for participation

Thank you for your applications! We will inform the winners as soon as possible.

(c) Wien Tourismus

Participation is free as all participants are official guests of the Austrian federal press service. Participants are chosen by a jury according to qualification and their application put forward.

All costs of the study tour (training programme, hotel, transport, food & beverages etc. including flight costs Cairo-Vienna-Cairo) are paid by the hosts. Participants only could need a minimum amount of private pocket money for personal needs (shopping etc.)

A maximum of only 10 journalists can take part.


To participate in the selection process, we only need a few things from you per e-mail:

–      CV including photo

–      Letter about your personal motivation for participation and why you are the right candidate to choose (max. 1-2 pages)

–      Copy / Links of the articles you published under your name within the last 24 months

–      Copy / scan of your passport

All submission are subject to evaluation of a distinguished jury formed by Austrian journalists and media experts. 20 finalist participants will be in a second round invited to personal interviews in Cairo, where the final 10 participants will be chosen.

–  Contribution fees per participant € 150

 Deadline for applications: 21, May 2017.

Please send your applications via E-Mail to: (call us, when you don’t receive a confirmation mail within 48 hrs. latest)

Any questions? Please, use the same e-mail address or call +43 676 370 29 10.

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