Elizabeth R Media Fund: Commonwealth Digital Challenge

Deadline- Midnight GMT on Friday, November 3rd, 2017. The Elizabeth R Media Fund is launching a new competition aimed at providing young and aspiring media managers from the Commonwealth with the skills and tools necessary to help their organisations face the digital challenges in their countries. The event will also act as a spur to …

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Reporting on illicit finance in Africa. (For Journalists)

Deadline for applications: 9th October 2017 Wealth of Nations is an award-winning programme run by the Thomson Reuters Foundation in collaboration with some of Africa's leading organisations promoting excellence in journalism. In 2017 it won Best Capacity Building Project at the British Expertise International Awards, which recognise outstanding international work done by UK-based organisations. Wealth of Nations aims …

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APPLY NOW: 2018 BITCH MEDIA FELLOWSHIPS FOR WRITERS.  

DEADLINE : AUGUST 31, 2017. Bitch Media, an independent, nonprofit feminist media organization now in its 21st year, is pleased to offer the Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers, a series of three-month intensive writing fellowships whose goal is to develop, support, and amplify emerging, diverse voices in feminist, activist, and pop-culture media.  Bitch Media’s mission is to …

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Apply Now: Dart Center Ochberg Fellowship for Veteran and Mid-career Journalists.

Application Deadline: Friday September 22, 2017 (11:59 PM EST). The Dart Center Ochberg Fellowship is a unique seminar program for veteran and mid-career journalists who wish to deepen their knowledge of emotional trauma and psychological injury, and improve reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy. Reporting responsibly and credibly on violence or traumatic events — on street crime …

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Apply Now: New Environmental Journalism Fellowship

Deadline: Aug. 31, 2017 At the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, up to 15 journalists will gather in New York City for six days of study and discussion as part of the new Resilience Journalism Fellowship. The program, scheduled for Oct. 22-27, will focus on the science of climate change and resilience — defined as a system’s capacity …

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NOW OPEN: Voices of Youth (VOY) Blogging Internship

Application Deadline: 28 July 2017. The Voices of Youth - UNICEF's vibrant online community is looking for 5-10 young people from across the world to join two UNICEF campaigns addressing major issues impacting millions of children: End Violence & Children Uprooted. END VIOLENCE Violence against children marks them forever – and ending it is everybody’s business. CHILDREN …

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Apply Now: 2017 MJ Bear Fellowships for Early-Career Digital Journalists (Fully Funded)

Deadline: July 20, 11:59 p.m. ET APPLY NOW The MJ Bear Fellowships identify and celebrate digital journalists under 30 whose work represents the best of new media. Each year, ONA recognizes three fellows— two in the United States or Canada and one international. The fellows are up-and-coming journalists who are just beginning to make their …

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Call for Applications: FSC Youth Correspondent 2017

Application process : 5pm, Friday, 14 July (Bonn, Germany time) FSC is looking for a passionate youth correspondent who can engage their peers by covering this important event with originality, accuracy and inspiring reporting. The FSC GA 2017 is FSC’s highest decision-making body. Eight hundred participants from 70 countries – representing social, economic and environmental …

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APPLY NOW! 2017 YaLa Academy’s Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism Training Program For Journalists

Application deadline: July 5, 2017 The YaLa Academy’s Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism brings together leading journalists and new media experts to train Middle Eastern and African youth in basic journalism techniques, photo- and video-journalism and 21st Century activism. Building upon an initiative launched in 2014 in partnership with the U.S. Institute of Peace, this online program …

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Workshop on Reporting Africa-China Engagements, Ethiopia, August 2017

DEADLINE: 18 JULY 2017. Reporting Africa-China Engagements in Agriculture, Industrialisation & Sustainable Development.  A joint workshop for African and Chinese journalists by the Wits Africa-China Reporting Project and the Oxfam Africa-China Dialogue Platform. Africa-China relations have witnessed rapid development over nearly two decades. What do these relations portend for the two partners but more so for …

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