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06/16/2014

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Global Integrity hiring international journalists for two short-term projects

The nonprofit organization seeks journalists for projects based in several countries.

New Opportunities by Region

Worldwide

Short Film Festival on war and confict seeks entries [Worldwide]

Prizes include US$16,930 worth of production time and a paid, 12-month internship.

Deadline: 08/01/2014

2017 Online Journalism Awards launched [Worldwide]

The Online News Association will recognize online journalists, digital news organizations and students for excellence, offering US$58,500 in prize money.

Deadline: 06/08/2017

UN holds contest for digital professionals [Worldwide]

Contestants for the World Summit Youth Award must be under age 30 and from member states of the United Nations.

Deadline: 07/16/2014

Youth photojournalism contest open [Worldwide]

Photographers under age 24 and full-time photography students can compete to win up to GBP3,500 (US$5,117) and international recognition.

Deadline: 07/07/2016

Africa

Thomson Reuters offers court reporting course [Southern Africa]

Journalists with at least three years of experience can apply to take a free course in Johannesburg, South Africa. Scholarships will cover travel expenses for participants from the region.

Deadline: 06/24/2014

Asia Pacific

Travel grants for journalists available [New Zealand]

Journalists can apply for three-week reporting grants anywhere in Asia.

Deadline: 07/03/2017

East-West Center offers study tour [Asia Pacific, US]

The New Generation Seminar focusing on cultural heritage and identity will take place over two weeks in Honolulu, Hawaii, Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Yangon, Myanmar.

Deadline: 06/16/2016

The Guardian hosts digital news course [Australia]

This master class will feature talks on the media's transition to online platforms.

Deadline approaching: free workshop on covering international issues [India]

Journalists must apply by June 16 to participate in the training program "Bringing the World to an Indian News Audience" in Hyderabad.

Deadline: 06/17/2014

Press Institute of India hosts seminars [India]

Young and aspiring journalists, including students, can participate in a series of workshops in Chennai about the challenges facing the print journalism industry.

Europe

Vaclav Havel Journalism Fellowship open [Eastern Europe]

Journalists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine can apply for this nine-month program with Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty.

Deadline: 05/31/2017

Latin America

Photography competition on innovation open [Peru]

Professional and amateur photographers can compete for cash prizes.

Deadline: 07/16/2014

Communication festival calls for entries [Brazil]

Journalism students can submit works to a competitive exhibit at the 29th annual SET Universitário in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul state.

Deadline: 08/22/2016

Journalism course on urban development open [Brazil]

The Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalists (Abraji, in Portuguese) and the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy will offer this course in São Paulo. Travel scholarships are available.

Deadline: 06/30/2014

Middle East

Summer law program offered [Lebanon]

Arab journalists, lawyers and human rights activists can take a course in international humanitarian and criminal law in Beirut.

Deadline: 07/01/2014

Wilson Center offers research grant [MENA]

Journalists, media scholars and researchers can apply for a three-month fellowship in the United States.

Deadline: 07/01/2015

US and Canada

Journalism fellowship on aging open [US]

The Gerontological Society of America and New America Media are accepting applications from journalists who work for ethnic media outlets and/or cover issues surrounding aging.

Fellowship for editorial writing available [US]

Midcareer editorial writers or columnists can apply for a US$75,000 fellowship to expand their knowledge of a public interest issue.

Deadline: 06/22/2016

NPR offers reporting fellowship [US]

Journalists can apply for the Above the Fray Fellowship to conduct a reporting project abroad.

Deadline: 07/01/2017

Politico Pro seeks senior editor [US]

Veteran editors can apply for the position in Arlington, Virginia.

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