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10/15/2013

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Twitter's Erica Anderson offers tips for journalists and newsrooms

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John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships program at Stanford open for applications for the 2014-15 academic year

The John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford is a program for accomplished journalists and journalism entrepreneurs. Each year, 12 U.S. and eight International journalists are selected to spend an academic year at Stanford working on a journalism challenge they have identified.

Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism applications are open for the four-month fellowship, January - May 2014

Applicants with a passion for innovation and experience in journalism and/or related media, business or technology fields are encouraged to apply for the 2014 Advanced Certificate Program. Apply by Oct. 31.

New Opportunities by Region

Worldwide

NewsU offers webinar on building online communities [Worldwide]

Journalists who want to foster loyal and engaged audiences can participate in this online seminar with Jennifer Brandel, founder of Curious City.

Deadline: 08/06/2015

Contest open to editorial cartoonists [Worldwide]

The United Nations is accepting entries for the Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Awards. Winners can receive up to US$10,000.

Deadline: 11/15/2017

Travel video contest open [Worldwide]

Students ages 18 and older can submit a video to win US$4,000.

Deadline: 10/13/2017

Human rights program open for journalists [Worldwide]

Journalists from low-income countries can apply for this program at Columbia University.

Deadline: 01/31/2017

Urban photography contest open [Worldwide]

Professional and amateur photographers ages 18 and older can compete for cash prizes. Photos become part of the collection of One Shot Hotels.

Deadline: 10/20/2013

Energy essay contest open [Worldwide]

Students and recent graduates with an interest in energy and sustainability can compete for a chance to attend the U.N. Conference of Parties (COP21) in Paris.

Deadline: 10/12/2015

Philanthropy photo organization hosts competition [Worldwide]

Professional, amateur and student photographers can apply for the PhotoPhilanthropy Activist Awards.

Deadline: 11/15/2013

Africa

Contest honors investigative reports [Africa]

Print, online, radio and TV journalists employed by the local media in African countries are invited to submit an application individually or in a group.

Deadline: 12/15/2013

Asia Pacific

Deadline approaching: video storytelling course offered online [India]

Communications professionals, bloggers and students can apply for a full scholarship to take this six-week course.

Deadline: 11/25/2013

Environmental journalism competition open [India]

Staff and freelance journalists ages 21 to 35 from print, online, national and regional media can apply.

Deadline: 12/15/2013

Caribbean

Writing contest open [Latin America, Spain]

Journalists of any nationality can submit unpublished work in Spanish to the Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz competition.

Deadline: 11/01/2014

Europe

Documentary scriptwriting residency open [Armenia, Georgia, Turkey]

Documentary filmmakers can apply for a two-week program in Gyumri, Armenia.

Deadline: 10/30/2013

Photo contest promotes disability awareness [Russia]

Professional and amateur photographers can compete in this contest organized by the Russian Society of People with Disabilities and the Russian Union of Art Photographers.

Deadline: 12/01/2014

Seminar for journalists offered [Europe]

Reporters specializing in foreign affairs are encouraged to apply for this seminar in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Latin America

Health journalism contest launched [Brazil]

Print, broadcast and online journalists can compete for a cash prize.

Deadline: 11/08/2013

Deadline approaching: free workshop on crisis reporting [Brazil]

College students can participate in this workshop to be held by Doctors without Borders in Rio de Janeiro.

Deadline: 10/17/2013

Middle East

Thomson Reuters offers course on TV news production [North Africa]

Broadcast journalists from the Maghreb countries can apply for this five-day training course in Marrakesh, Morocco.

Deadline: 10/21/2013

Social leadership program for women open [MENA, Sweden]

Female social entrepreneurs and journalists between the ages of 20 and 32 from Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Libya, Lebanon, Sweden, Syria, Tunisia, Morocco, West Bank-Gaza or Yemen can apply.

Deadline: 11/01/2013

Crowdfunding contest seeks entries [MENA]

Filmmakers, photographers, cartoonists, writers and Web developers can submit projects that encourage innovation in the Arab world.

Deadline: 11/01/2013

US and Canada

Bloomberg News offers paid internships [US]

Interns selected for this paid 12-week program will be based in a Bloomberg News bureau in the United States.

Deadline: 11/15/2013

International reporting fellowship available [Canada]

Journalists and journalism students working in any medium can apply for the R. James Travers Foreign Corresponding Fellowship.

Deadline: 10/23/2017

Deadline approaching: National Press Foundation offers journalism awards [US]

The foundation presents six awards for accomplishments in broadcast, print and online journalism, as well as editorial cartoons.

Deadline: 10/15/2013

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