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04/14/2014

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News Corp offers journalism fellowship [Mexico]

The International Center for Journalists will select five Mexican journalists for a News Corp Fellowship at The Wall Street Journal in New York.

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New Opportunities by Region

Worldwide

Digital photojournalism contest open [Worldwide]

Aspiring and professional photographers can submit a newsworthy photo and story that convey emotion, interaction or conflict.

Deadline: 05/31/2014

Deadline extended: global health reporting contest [BRIC]

Journalists from Brazil, Russia, India and China with the best coverage of maternal and child health can win a US$1,000 cash prize and a paid trip to the United States.

Deadline: 05/27/2014

Thomson Reuters offers editorial judgment course [Worldwide]

Full-time journalists or regular contributors to broadcast media organizations can apply for a course in London. Scholarships are available for candidates from developing countries in political transition.

Deadline: 05/24/2014

One World Media hosts photo contest [Worldwide]

Amateur and professional photographers can submit images that illustrate how media can be a powerful force for good in the developing world.

Deadline: 04/16/2014

Europe

Guardian Media Group offers scholarships for postgraduate study [UK]

Students at City University London, Goldsmiths College, University of London and University of Sheffield can apply for a bursary to cover tuition and subsistence expenses.

Deadline approaching: RTÉ investigative reporting course [Ireland]

The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund, with the support of Ireland's national broadcaster, has secured space for one individual in a two-week course in London.

Deadline: 04/16/2014

Summer school for journalists open [Eastern Europe, Central Asia]

Russian-speaking students, journalists, photographers and documentary filmmakers from Russia and neighboring countries can participate in this program in the Tver region.

Deadline: 05/20/2017

The Guardian hosts freelance journalism course [UK]

Journalists interested in learning more about freelancing can register for a one-day class in London.

Contest on water issues open [Russia]

Journalists and bloggers can compete in a contest organized by the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Russian Federation.

Deadline: 05/02/2014

News article competition open [Spain]

Journalists who have written about the cities of Tomelloso or Castilla La Mancha can compete.

Deadline: 05/05/2014

Contest seeks stories on children, parents [Russia]

Print and broadcast journalists can compete in a contest that will particularly recognize stories on foster parents to orphaned or abandoned children.

Deadline: 05/01/2014

Latin America

Photo skills course open [Mexico]

Professors will critique proposals for photography projects and give personal reviews of portfolios.

Environmental journalism conference open [Brazil]

Journalism professors, students and professionals can attend the event held May 29 to 31 in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul state.

Middle East

Grants available for French-language films [MENA]

Directors from Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt and Lebanon with film or documentary projects can apply.

Goethe Institut offers training for cultural journalists [MENA]

Arab journalists with experience in cultural reporting can apply to take part in this training in Germany.

Deadline: 05/10/2014

US and Canada

American Press Institute offers fellowship [US]

College students and recent graduates can apply for a summer fellowship in Arlington, Virginia, to conduct research that advances innovation and sustainability in journalism.

Deadline: 01/16/2017

The Boston Globe seeks producers [US]

Journalists with bachelor degrees and one to three years of experience in online media can apply for openings in the sports, health and metro sections of the newspaper's website.

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

Deadline approaching: fellowship in national security reporting [US]

The Center for Public Integrity offers a recent journalism graduate from four select universities the opportunity to join its newsroom and report on military programs or spending.

Deadline: 04/16/2014

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