2018 Fully paid Women in Football & Journalism Conference in Germany


Full Sponsorship Women Football Conference for Women in Football and Journalism in Germany 2018

Women are generally been invited to participate in the 2018 Fully paid Women in Football & Journalism Conference in Germany, ALl interested persons are to submit their applications before the deadline as stated

DISCOVER FOOTBALL is the largest network of women who use football as a tool for empowerment. Women’s football is still underfunded, marginalized and a lot less visible than the men’s game.

Type: Training

Value of Award: The organizer, with support from the German Foreign Office, will cover travel costs, accommodation, visa fees and part of meals during the event.

To Be Taken At (Country): Berlin, Germany

Eligible Countries: All

Purpose of the conference:

  • Exchange with women involved in football from all over the world
  • Access to underreported stories
  • Opportunity to learn about the intersection of gender and sports
  • Opportunity to share and contribute your own skills and experiences
  • Increase visibility of women in sports
  • Develop and publish stories about women in football
  • Become part of a global network of women in football/sports



  • Coaches, team manager, players, women working in football associations or organizations working with football, who want to gain expertise in media relations are welcome to apply.
  • Journalists who are already reporting about women in sport and journalists who are interested in sport and gender are welcome to apply.
  • Speaking English is not a requirement, interpretation will be provided.

How to Apply: Please send your application by Oct 16th to application2017@discoverfootball.de

Application Deadline: 16th October 2017

Visit the Program Webpage for Details

Award Providers: German Foreign Office, Discover Football

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