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OPEN CALL - Study visit of young journalists to Estonia!


Are you a young journalist? Would you like to spend one week in August in Estonia learning more about Estonia, Estonian society and the Estonian way of life?

In 2018 our country will celebrate its centenary.  Preparations for celebrating the centenary are already under way. In 2015, the Estonian Foreign Ministry and the Government Office would like to invite 25 young journalists or students in their final year of journalism to the study visit “100 Friends” from August 2nd to 9th.

Application Requirements:

1. 20-30 years of age

2. Recently graduated or final-year student of journalism

3. Ability to free yourself from work and studies from 2-9 August, 2015

4. Good knowledge of English

5. Ability to adapt to a multinational group

The Estonian MFA covers the following costs for the participants:

1.  Return airline tickets to Tallinn from your home country (local transport at your home country is not included)

2. A single room in a hotel in Tallinn

3. Breakfast is provided by the hotel. Lunches and dinners are served according to the programme

4. The daily programme (all events, travel and transportation)


A CV (Europass CV ) and motivation letter must reach the Estonian Embassy of your home country by March 31st. The interviews will take place in April and the final decisions will be made in May. 

Please send us your CV and Motivation letter by email:; subject "100 friends Portugal"

or by post:

Embaixada da Estónia
Rua Filipe Folque 10J-2ºEsq
1050-113 Lisboa

In 2015, the eligible countries for applicants are: Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, India, Island, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, United Kingdom and the United States of America.

Follow the link for more details and application contacts.

100 Friends Programme


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