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01/23/2017

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Call for entries: The Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling

Up-and-coming, English-speaking journalists based in Africa can enter to win a US$5,000 cash prize to pursue an in-depth reporting project.

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Worldwide

Deadline extended: reporting fellowships to El Salvador and Colombia [Worldwide]

Women journalists with at least three years of experience can apply for a reporting fellowship from the International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF).

Deadline: 01/31/2017

Columbia University hosts business journalism fellowships [Worldwide]

Journalists with at least four years of experience can apply for a US$60,000 fellowship in New York.

Deadline: 02/15/2017

Pulitzer grant for crisis reporting open [Worldwide]

Journalists who reside outside the United States can apply for a US$5,000 travel grant.

Deadline: 03/01/2017

Fellowships available for religion reporting [Worldwide]

Professional journalists can submit a story proposal to the International Reporting Project.

Earth Journalism Network offers biodiversity story grants [Worldwide]

Journalists and other expert media practitioners who want to cover critical issues of conservation and biodiversity can apply for grants ranging from US$1,000 to US$2,000.

Deadline: 02/17/2017

Nominations open for Knight International Journalism Awards [Worldwide]

The International Center for Journalists seeks pioneering journalists whose work has made an impact on the lives of people in the developing world.

Deadline: 02/17/2017

International festival on cultural diversity open [Worldwide]

Filmmakers can submit works to a film festival in Yerevan, Armenia.

Deadline: 04/15/2017

Africa

ICFJ launches Early Childhood Development Reporting Fellowship [Africa, Asia, Brazil]

Journalists covering issues of child health and development in Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria and Tanzania are eligible for a yearlong program that includes training, mentoring and financial support.

Deadline: 03/13/2017

Basic journalism training open [Angola]

Aspiring journalists can attend a training program at TV Escola starting February in Luanda.

Literary exchange project accepting applications [Cameroon, Nigeria]

The Goethe-Institut in Lagos and Yaounde, in collaboration with  Saraba Magazine and Bakwa Magazine, is organizing a mentored series of exchanges and workshops on creative nonfiction.

Deadline: 02/15/2017

International Health Reporting Network seeks women journalists [Africa]

The Population Reference Bureau is accepting applications for Women’s Edition-Africa, a network of women journalists from developing countries who report on population and health issues.

Deadline: 01/31/2017

Asia Pacific

Bloomberg offers print news internship [China]

Aspiring financial journalists who are fluent in English and Mandarin can apply for a summer internship in Beijing.

Europe

Cross-border journalism program open [Europe, Central Asia]

Journalists with at least three years of experience can apply for a program from the Robert Bosch Stiftung, the Fritt Ord Foundation and the Thomson Reuters Foundation.

Deadline: 02/12/2017

Dataharvest conference open [Europe]

Investigative journalists and data specialists are invited to a conference in Mechelen, Belgium.

Latin America

Carolina Foundation offers scholarship program [Latin America]

Journalists, media specialists and students can apply for scholarships to undertake postgraduate studies in Spain.

Deadline: 04/06/2017

CFPD hosts online workshop on social media strategies [Latin America]

Participants will learn to use social networks as sources of information and communication platforms, create their own brand and develop strategies for building online communities.

Deadline: 02/12/2017

Free journalism courses available online [Brazil]

Beginning journalists and students can take several online course in Portuguese.

Thomson Reuters seeks chief correspondent [Brazil]

Experienced journalists fluent in Portuguese can apply for this position in São Paulo.

Middle East

Photo contest seeks entries [MENA]

Professional, amateur and student photographers can compete in the "Face of Alexandria" contest.

Deadline: 02/15/2017

Arts festival open [MENA]

Storytellers and performance artists can participate in the Arab Arts Focus at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in the United Kingdom.

Deadline: 01/24/2017

US and Canada

Deadline approaching: investigative reporting fellowships at UC Berkeley [US]

Professional journalists can apply for a yearlong fellowship at the Graduate School of Journalism in California.

Deadline: 01/27/2017

Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship open [US]

Print, broadcast and online journalists can apply for a nine-month fellowship at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York.

Deadline: 03/01/2017

Environmental news fellowship at University of Colorado open [US]

Journalists interested in environmental issues can apply for a nine-month fellowship in Boulder, Colorado.

Deadline: 03/01/2017

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