Deadline: 1 March 2017 The Investigative Fund is seeking applications for its "The Ida B. Wells Fellowship" to promote diversity in journalism by helping to create a pipeline of investigative reporters of color who bring diverse backgrounds, experiences, and interests to their work. The fellowship honors Ida B. Wells, the pioneering … [Read more...] about Ida B. Wells Fellowship: Promoting Diversity in Journalism in the United States
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Deadline: 28 February 2017 The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is seeking applications for its "2017 SADC Media Awards". The SADC vision is one of a common future, within a regional community that will ensure economic well-being, improvement of the standard of living and quality of life, freedom and social justice, peace and … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 2017 Southern African Development Community (SADC) Media Awards!
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is seeking applications for its program entitled "Pacific Islands Climate Change Story Grants" to support the production of in-depth, previously untold climate change stories in the Pacific Islands. Pacific Island countries are among the most vulnerable to climate change and are … [Read more...] about EJN’s Pacific Islands Climate Change Story Grants: Vulnerability to Climate Change in the Pacific
Deadline: 1 March 2017 WAN-IFRA in partnership with Sida is pleased to announce the launch of nominations for the Women in News Editorial Leadership Award that aims to recognise an exemplary contribution of an Editor to her newsroom and under her leadership, the contribution of her newspaper to society. The Women in News Editorial Leadership … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 Women in News Editorial Leadership Awards!
Deadline: 13 March 2017 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in partnership with the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), is seeking applications for its "Early Childhood Development Reporting Fellowship". The goal of the fellowships is to improve news coverage of child health and form a global network of reporters covering … [Read more...] about ICFJ Call for Entries: Early Childhood Development Reporting Fellowship
Deadline: 17 March 2017 Nominations are open for Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) 2017 AAJA Lifetime award to individuals who has demonstrated courage and commitment to the principles of journalism over the course of a life’s work, as well as dedication to issues important to the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. The … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 AAJA Lifetime Achievement Award to Individual’s Demonstrated Courage and Commitment!
Deadline: 29 March 2017 The European Journalism Centre (EJC) is seeking applicants for its Global Health Journalism Grant Programme for Germany to support projects that are aimed at improving the reporting on health care in developing countries and the German contribution to this topic. Each fellow will create and publish a series of items that … [Read more...] about EJC’s Global Health Journalism Grant Programme: Supporting Projects to Improve Reporting on Healthcare
Deadline: 21 February 2017 International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is inviting women journalists from all over the world for its Reporting Fellowships to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The programme will take place in May 2017. Both groups of reporting Fellows will begin their trip in Nairobi, Kenya, where they will complete … [Read more...] about IWMF Call for Applications: Reporting Fellowships To The Democratic Republic Of The Congo
Deadline: 12 February 2017 The Perspektivy is seeking applications for its programme "Cross-Border Journalism Programme" with an aim to connect journalists in ‘cross-border’ collaboration. Cross-Border journalism programme is an opportunity for journalists and bloggers in the early and mid stages of their career looking for the chance to develop … [Read more...] about 2017 Call for Applications: Perspektivy’s Cross-Border Journalism Programme
Deadline: 27 January 2017 The African Centre for Media Excellence (ACME) is currently seeking applications from Ugandan journalists for a fellowship programme Covering Land. This four month, two-part fellowship is designed to equip journalists with skills to produce in depth investigative land-themed stories from Uganda. The fellowship, organized … [Read more...] about ACME Fellowship Programme for Journalists: Covering Land and Property Rights in Uganda
Deadline: 6 February 2017 The Fund for Investigative Journalism (FIJ) is seeking grant applications for Investigative Projects. FIJ makes grants to independent and freelance investigative reporters to produce stories that break new ground and expose wrongdoing. The Fund for Investigative Journalism’s role in assisting journalists is limited to … [Read more...] about Fund for Investigative Journalism: Seeking Grant Applications for Investigative Projects
Deadline: 3 February 2017 The African Centre for Media Excellence is pleased to invite applications for its sixth fellowship programme. The first workshop of the fellowship will be held on 20-23 February, 2017. This fellowship, on parliament, legislative affairs and government oversight, is designed to give promising Ugandan journalists the … [Read more...] about Applications Open for ACME Journalism Fellowship on Parliament, Legislative Affairs and Government Oversight in Uganda
Deadline: 12 February 2017 The U.S. Department of State, Embassy of the United States of America in Chisinau, Moldova, is currently seeking applications for its English for Media Literacy MOOC program. The Media Literacy Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) is a high-profile public diplomacy initiative that provides applying organizations, NGOs and … [Read more...] about U.S. Mission to Moldova: English for Media Literacy MOOC
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The Fritt Ord Foundation and the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius hereby invite nominations of journalists, bloggers, internet media and newspapers for the “2017 Free Media Awards”. The Free Media Awards are awarded to journalists and media outlets from Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan and … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 Free Media Awards! Supporting Independent Role of Journalists and Media Outlets
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is seeking applications for its second round "2017 Biodiversity Story Grants" to support the production of in-depth stories that highlight previously untold threats to global biodiversity or explore new conservation-based solutions. Funding for this series is being provided by the … [Read more...] about Earth Journalism Network: Seeking Applications for 2017 Biodiversity Story Grants Round 2
Deadline: 28 February 2017 The British Council is seeking applications for its journalism competition "Future News Worldwide" with an aim to assist young people to develop a wide range of journalism skills and to establish the UK as a global leader in the nurturing of young journalists and media figures. Underlying this, the programme will help … [Read more...] about Apply for Future News Worldwide 2017 Program!
Deadline: 31 May 2017 The Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition (BCFN) in collaboration with the Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applicants for its Food Sustainability Media Award with an aim to recognise the work of professional journalists and emerging talent from all over the world for excellence in reporting and communicating issues … [Read more...] about Food Sustainability Media Award: Inviting Professional Journalists and Emerging Talent Worldwide
Deadline: 28 February 2017 Applications are open for Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT to support a global community of dedicated and thoughtful journalists specializing in science, health, technology and environmental reporting. KSJ@MIT is designed to recognize journalists who demonstrate a high level of professional excellence … [Read more...] about Knight Science Journalism Fellowship: Inviting Journalists from around the World
Deadline: 1 March 2017 The Pulitzer Center in collaboration with Internews is seeking applications for its “Persephone Miel Fellowship " to help journalists from the developing world do the kind of reporting they've always wanted to do and enable them to bring their work to a broader international audience. The fellowship will benefit those with … [Read more...] about Pulitzer Center’s Persephone Miel Fellowship: Inviting Journalists from the Developing World
Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Catchlight Fellowship program is open for applications and invites creative genius, a photographer who works at the highest caliber of artistry, approaches visual and social storytelling with clarity, integrity and purpose, and understands the inherent value of employing other creative disciplines - marketing, … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Catchlight Fellowship: Inviting Professionals from around the World