U.S. Mission to Brazil: Media Literacy Access Alumni Camp

Deadline: 30 August 2018 The United States Embassy in Brasília is seeking proposals for its project entitled "Media Literacy Access Alumni Camp" to create and implement an American style summer camp focusing on media literacy and journalism for recent graduates of the English Access Microscholarship Program. This intensive residential camp aims to bring together approximately 30 talented Access students from different Access programs across Brazil. The camp session should focus on effective … [Read more...]

The Bruce Jesson Foundation: Seeking Applications for Senior Journalism Grant

Deadline: 14 September 2018 The Bruce Jesson Foundation presents the Bruce Jesson Senior Journalism Grant (up to $4,000) annually for critical, informed, analytical and creative journalism or writing which will contribute to public debate in New Zealand on an important issue or issues. The Bruce Jesson Senior Journalism Grant is paid in advance to fund the time and costs required for an investigative project. This grant from increased from $3,000 to $4,000 in 2011. Eligibility Criteria The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for African Investigative Journalism Conference!

Deadline: 30 August 2018 Applications are open for the African Investigative Journalism Conference (#AIJC18) which is the premier annual gathering of African investigative journalists – a three-day international conference for and about investigative journalism. It involves skills training, networking, promoting, collaboration and in-depth accounts of major investigative stories. It is hosted by the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. This year’s conference will feature more than 50 … [Read more...]

ICFJ/Connectas: Inviting Applicants for Investigative Reporting Opportunity 2018

Deadline: 5 August 2018 Under the Investigative Reporting Initiative in the Americas (IRIA) project, International Centre for Journalists (ICFJ), in partnership with Connectas, is currently inviting journalists to apply for an investigative reporting grant. IRIA aims to encourage and strengthen independent and quality journalism in the region by offering support to investigative journalists since 2013. For the first time, IRIA is proud to extend this opportunity to journalists in the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia: Journalism Training – Connecting Media and Government

Deadline: 17 August 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia has announced an open competition for non-governmental and non- profit organizations to submit applications to carry out a journalism training program entitled: Connecting Media and Government. Each training will consist of two days, with the first day consisting of training on interview techniques for journalists and government officials (conducting and giving respectively) in separate groups. The second day would bring the … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Tunisia: Seeking Applications for U.S.-Tunisia Student Media University Linkage Grant Project

Deadline: 2 September 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a U.S.-Tunisia Student Media University Linkage Grant Project. This project focuses specifically on improving the understanding of Tunisian journalism students – the next generation of Tunisian journalists -- and the professors currently teaching them of the practicalities of a free and independent press, in part by … [Read more...]

Women in News: Inviting Applications for Leadership Development Programme!

Deadline: 15 August 2018 The World Association of Newspaper and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) is inviting women journalists to apply for the "Women in News (WIN) Leadership Development Programme" to overcome the gender gap in management and senior management positions. The programme seeks to equip women media professionals in middle and senior management positions with the right skills, knowledge and attitudes to help advance their careers. WIN provides them the support networks they need to take … [Read more...]

Graham Foundation: Call for Applications for 2019 Grants to Individuals

Deadline: 15 September 2018 The Graham Foundation is seeking applications for its 2019 Grants to Individuals. Priorities The priorities for Individuals are to: Provide opportunities to create, develop, and communicate a project about architecture and the designed environment that will contribute to their creative, intellectual, and professional growth at crucial or potentially transformative stages in their careers. Support their efforts to take positions, develop new forms of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Fund for Investigative Journalism Grant Program!

Deadline: 24 September 2018 The Fund for Investigative Journalism is seeking grant applications for investigative projects. The Fund for Investigative Journalism’s role in assisting journalists is limited to making grants. The Fund assumes no liability for the legal and/or safety risks undertaken by journalists in the course of their reporting. The Board of Directors looks for stories that break new ground and expose wrongdoing such as corruption, malfeasance, or misuse of power in the public … [Read more...]

Apply for CcHUB Media Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 25 July 2018 Are you a storyteller? Do you believe in the power of stories disrupting the Media Industry? Are you a budding Cinematographer? If yes, then this fellowship opportunity is just the right thing for you! This fellowship is meant for talented young people who have a passion for telling powerful and transformative stories and hone great skills in video editing. It is an opportunity to gain insight into our indigenous media industry’s issues and receive guidance from … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 EU Prize for Journalism in Georgia!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 The Delegation of the European Union to Georgia and EU Monitoring Mission are launching the 2018 EU Prize for Journalism, which supports professional and ethical journalism in Georgia. The rules of the EU Prize for Journalism have been inspired by the principles of the Georgian Charter of Journalistic Ethics and seek to encourage the professionalism and ethics in Georgian Journalism. Award Categories Each applicant can submit only one entry to only one of … [Read more...]

IWPR Call for Proposals: Remote Trainings for Syrian Journalists

Deadline: 17 July 2018 IWPR is seeking proposals to conduct a series of remote trainings for participants inside Syria. The training will be given to at least 200 participants in total, at an average rate of 10 trainees per training (total of at least 20 trainings). The partner organization is expected to provide all necessary equipment for the training. The trainings should all be in Arabic and include: monitoring and evaluation, general trainings of trainers, conflict journalism, social … [Read more...]

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation: Inviting Applicants for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 3 September 2018 The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) has launched a Small Grants Program to support short-term projects in the following thematic areas: Monitoring electoral and democratic processes, Electoral Education, Independent reflection of events of public and national interest in the media. The Swiss Development and Cooperation Agency (SDC) is an international co-operation agency within the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of … [Read more...]

NEH Media Projects: Seeking Applications for Development Grant Program

Deadline: 29 August 2018 The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is seeking applications for its Media Projects: Development Grant to support film, television, radio, and podcast projects that engage public audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways. All projects applying to the Media Projects program should: build on sound humanities scholarship; deepen public understanding of significant humanities questions; approach a subject analytically, … [Read more...]

Development & Operations Grants: Assisting the Development of Community Broadcasting throughout Australia

Deadline: 27 August 2018 The Community Broadcasting Foundation is seeking applications for its Development & Operations grants with an aim to assist the ongoing development of community broadcasting throughout Australia. This grant category aims to maintain, expand and/or strengthen the operations and broadcast capabilities of community broadcasting stations through support for core operations, support for development projects and support for necessary infrastructure. Objectives This … [Read more...]

Entries Open for 2018 Uganda WASH Media Awards (UWMA)!

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applicants are invited to apply or the 2018 Uganda WASH Media Awards (UWMA), an initiative of the Ministry of Water and Environment together with Civil Society Organisations in the Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Sector, to reward excellent reporting on WASH services in Uganda. The UWMA is a deliberate effort to promote coverage of WASH issues in the local, national and international media and have a positive influence on decision-makers, private sector, civil … [Read more...]

Applications Open for IWMF’s Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists 2018 Round 2!

Deadline: 5 August 2018 International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications for the 2nd round of its 2018 Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists to promote the work and advance the role of women in the news media across the globe is critical to transparency and a diversity of voices. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists. Established with a $4 … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Education: Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline: 2 August 2018 Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) and Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) are seeking applications for "Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities: Stepping-up Technology Implementation" to improve early childhood, educational, and employment outcomes and raise expectations for all people with disabilities, their families, their communities, and the Nation. Purpose The purposes of the program are … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Seeking Proposals for Women Shaping the Narrative in Media and Entertainment Project

Deadline: 30 July 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Chennai (PAS Chennai) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Women Shaping the Narrative in Media and Entertainment”. Under this project, a grantee will conduct series of workshops and training programs on “Women First, Prosperity for All:  Opportunities for Women in the Media and Entertainment Industry in South India.”  The workshop will highlight issues that preclude and challenge women from reaching … [Read more...]

Applications Open for VIII All-Russian Competition of Innovative Journalism!

Deadline: 18 September 2018 Applications are open for the VIII All-Russian Competition of Innovative Journalism which is designed to encourage and stimulate the activities of journalists and media involved in covering innovation processes in Russia. The contest also helps to attract the attention of broad sections of society to the issues of innovative development of Russia. To raise the prestige of science and popularize successful examples of the commercialization of scientific developments, … [Read more...]