The Media Center is excited to announce the launch of a new media fellowship initiated and funded by in partnership with, which will offer digital-media professionals the opportunity to trade living and working environments with their transatlantic peers. The program will give two professionals and young entrepreneurs from the Berlin region a three-month fellowship in New York, while two New York counterparts will be invited to spend three months in Berlin-Brandenburg.
The fellowship will include travel expenses, accommodation, work space in a co-working facility and a monthly financial allowance. In addition, an individually tailored mentoring program is planned for fellowship recipients. The media residency program will begin in the spring of 2015, offering fellowship recipients the opportunity to attend industry events such as Berlin Web Week and Internet Week New York, both of which take place in May. The goal of the program is to strengthen the international networks linking these two media hubs.
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