EurekAlert! SJF Attendance Fellowships 2023

Engage. Empower. Elevate Your Science Journalism Journey

23 October - 26 October 2023

Welcome to an exceptional and unparalleled opportunity for profound growth and enrichment within the realm of science journalism. EurekAlert! invites you to be part of a global gathering of esteemed professionals, visionaries, and pioneers. Immerse yourself in the future of science communication through an event that transcends borders and connects minds: Science Journalism Forum 2023 (SJF23).

Exclusive Access through EurekAlert!

Secure your seat at SJF23 with an exclusive offer: a FREE ticket awaits you when you register a new account at EurekAlert!. This unique opportunity grants you access to embargoed information, providing an edge in your journalistic pursuits.

  • Year-Round Learning: Access over 200 sessions and workshops for unlimited learning and development from past SJF editions, featuring luminaries like Carl Zimmer and Deborah Blum, among more.

  • Network, pitch your stories, connect with peers, and explore job opportunities.

  • Join field conversations, stay updated on trends, and enjoy exciting live discussions at SJF23.

  • Featuring speakers from diverse backgrounds, ensuring talks are accessible worldwide, and overcoming language barriers through multilingual sessions and workshops.

  • Access boundless resources.

More than a Free Ticket! Crafting an Unparalleled Experience

EurekAlert! isn't just about access; it's about discovering profound insights and connecting with experts. With SJF23, you can elevate your storytelling. This multilingual virtual Forum empowers you to uncover, understand, and present groundbreaking stories that captivate your audience.


More than a Free Ticket! Crafting an Unparalleled Experience

Exclusive embargoed content

Tailored for working journalists, keeping you relevant and informed.

Weekly Journal Packages

Get weekly embargoed press packages from journals like Science, PNAS, and Cell.

Direct Research Connections

Join embargoed press teleconferences with leading researchers.

Access embargoed press portals

From esteemed sources like JAMA, Lancet, and more.

Real-Time Updates

Stay ahead with instant embargoed news releases from institutions and publishers.

Access over 100 daily releases

From research institutions, staying up-to-date.

Rich Historical Archive

Dive into a treasure trove of science news releases dating back to 1996.

Multimedia Boost

Explore 220,000+ videos, images, and podcasts for engaging storytelling.

EurekAlert! is your gateway to a transformative journalism experience. Join today and redefine how you engage with science communication.

How to Get Started with EurekAlert! and Secure Your FREE Ticket to SJF23?

1 Register on EurekAlert!’s website!

Follow the form at the bottom of the page


2 Once you receive the Approval email

forward it to to redeem your FREE ticket for SJF23!

Note : Acceptance of the EurekAlert! Embargo Agreement and Terms and Conditions is obligatory for all registrants.
Secure your FREE ticket to SJF23 by signing up now.

Please review the following criteria to qualify for EurekAlert! membership and access your SJF23 Free ticket.

Adhering to this set of criteria is essential

  • You must demonstrate a journalistic need for early access.
  • Network, pitch your stories, connect with peers, and explore job opportunities.
  • You must hold a position on staff as a journalist, editor, graphic artist, or producer at an eligible news media outlet*.
  • Interns and fellows working at eligible outlets may apply with a confirmation letter from an editor stating the internship/fellowship end date.
  • Students and staff members of student publications are not eligible.
  • You must demonstrate a journalistic need for early access by providing three (3) recently published news stories and/or a letter from an editor.
  • Clips and letters must be associated with an eligible news media outlet.
  • Clips must be no more than six (6) months old and show the applicant's byline, the date of publication, and the news outlet's name (an editor's letter is required if no byline is listed).
  • Applicants without recently published clips must provide letters from editors confirming current or ongoing freelance assignments.
  • Applicants who hold ineligible affiliations (PIOs, scientists) who may also occasionally write journalistic articles are not eligible.

Join EurekAlert! as a Member and Secure Your FREE Ticket to SJF23!

This essential information ensures that you're swiftly directed to the EurekAlert! registration page, where you can become a member and secure your spot at SJF23.

SJF23 breaks away from convention by embracing a fully virtual experience, connecting global peers, experts, and pioneers in science journalism. This year, delve into the introspective theme "Science Journalism: Seeking Best Practices" as we seek outstanding voices to highlight successful initiatives and transformative shifts. Collaborate with bright minds to contribute to the shared pursuit of excellence.

Explore Science Journalism Forum 2023 and register via EurekAlert! application. Align with eligibility guidelines and set sail for SJF23.