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08/19/2016

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Center for Excellence in Journalism offers course in Reporting for Television [Pakistan]

From Sept. 2 to 10, 2016, the Center for Excellence in Journalism (CEJ) in Karachi, Pakistan will be offering a course in Reporting for Television.

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Worldwide

ICFJ offers webinar to help media get started with low-cost news apps [Worldwide]

Journalists interested in customizing a mobile news app can participate in a free webinar at 10 a.m. EDT Aug. 31.

Nominations open for Free Press Awards [Worldwide]

Journalists who have a strong commitment with press freedom and independent information can be nominated as newcomer of the year and most resilient journalist of the year.

Deadline: 09/01/2016

Global peace publication calls for papers [Worldwide]

Submissions must focus on peace or conflict journalism projects, programs, classes, proposals or academic works.

Deadline: 09/07/2016

International Media Ethics Day seeks local hosts [Worldwide]

The Center for International Media Ethics (CIME) invites organizations and individuals to host workshops for the celebration on Sept. 26.

Postgraduate scholarships in UK available [Worldwide]

International journalists can apply for the Chevening Scholarship Program to study at a postgraduate level at any U.K. university.

Deadline: 11/08/2016

Africa

Open Society Foundations host Civil Society Leadership Awards [Africa, Asia, Middle East, Belarus]

Winners will receive a fully funded master’s degree study in communications and media, among other subjects, at universities across the world.

Deadline: 09/15/2016

Asia Pacific

South China Morning Post seeks Asia correspondent [China]

Journalists with at least five years of writing and/or team-leading experience can apply for this position in Hong Kong.

Deadline: 08/28/2016

Population Reference Bureau offers training on women's health [India, Nepal, Bangladesh]

Senior-level women journalists are invited to apply for the Women’s Edition-Asia program, which features a seminar and study tour in India to delve into reproductive health, population and development issues.

Deadline: 09/01/2016

Europe

DateCuenta school of photography offers partial scholarships [Spain]

Talented individuals can apply for a grant to study photography, documentary film or graphic design in Barcelona.

Deadline: 09/20/2016

Contest for international affairs reporting open [Russia]

Journalists ages 35 and younger can submit works to the All-Russian Competition for International Journalists.

Deadline: 11/01/2016

New African magazine seeks digital media intern [UK]

Aspiring digital journalists can apply for this position in London.

Training focuses on democracy, activism for young journalists [Central Asia]

Journalists ages 16 to 29 from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan can apply for an all-expenses-paid training in Kyrgyzstan.

Deadline: 09/07/2016

Latin America

IJP offers exchange program [Latin America, Germany]

The International Journalists' Programmes will select at least five German journalists and six Latin American journalists to spend two months at a local media organization in their host countries.

Deadline: 09/15/2016

Free workshop on Mexico-U.S. border reporting safety open [Mexico, US]

The Binational Safety for Journalists Workshop will take place Aug. 25 and 26 in Tijuana, Mexico. Registration is ongoing until spots are filled.

Folha de S. Paulo hosts training for aspiring journalists over 40 [Brazil]

Professionals ages 40 and older can participate in this free journalism training in São Paulo.

Deadline: 09/07/2016

Middle East

Media development funds available [MENA]

The Aswatona Fund for Media Development will provide grants to media organizations in the Maghreb and the Mashreq.

Deadline: 09/09/2016

Free training on economic reporting open [MENA]

Civil society members and graduate students from the Arab region ages 45 and younger can participate in this workshop offered by the American University in Cairo.

US and Canada

Looker seeks data journalism fellow [US]

Storytellers and journalists who excel at exploring datasets can apply for a fellowship in New York. 

Reynolds Business Journalism Week open [US]

Journalism professionals and educators can apply to attend this free seminar hosted by the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University in Phoenix.

Deadline: 10/16/2016

Reveal launches investigative fellowship for journalists of color [US]

Fellows will receive a US$10,000 stipend and a full year of mentoring and guidance from Reveal journalists.

Deadline: 09/12/2016

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