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New data journalism tool highlights domestic worker salaries in South Africa

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NewsU hosts webinar on writing with music [Worldwide]

Journalists interested in finding their distinctive voice can attend the webinar at 2 p.m. EDT on April 20.

Photography grants available [Worldwide]

The Aftermath Project offers a US$25,000 grant for photographers with stories from conflict areas.

Deadline: 11/30/2018

Documentary film festival on human rights seeks entries [Worldwide]

Documentarians who focus on human rights can submit their works to a contest in Kiev, Ukraine.

Deadline: 11/20/2018

National Geographic hosts photo contest [Worldwide]

Photographers can enter to win up to US$7,500 and a trip to a National Geographic's photography seminar in Washington.

Deadline: 11/16/2015

Deadline approaching: cultural journalism fellowship in Colombia [Worldwide]

The Gabriel García Márquez Foundation for a New Ibero American Journalism will bring together 15 journalists for the 58th Cartagena Film Festival with the aim of delving deeply into the craft of cultural journalism.

Deadline: 01/11/2018

Courses for reporting on science, statistics available [Worldwide]

U.K.’s Royal Statistical Society offers two free online courses for journalists.

Mobile Film Festival seeks videos on human rights [Worldwide]

Professional and amateur filmmakers are invited to make a one-minute video for a chance to receive EUR20,000 (US$23,561).

Deadline: 10/11/2018

Nieman Foundation fellowships open [Worldwide]

Publishers, programmers, web designers, media analysts, academics and journalists can apply for short-term fellowships at Harvard.

Deadline: 09/28/2018


Webinar focuses on HIV Prevention Reporting Fellowship [Africa]

Aspiring fellows can improve their proposals and learn more about Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC), HIV prevention and the fellowship program in an upcoming webinar available in English and Portuguese.

Asia Pacific

FactWire seeks journalists [China]

Hong Kong’s new investigative news agency is hiring for several positions: investigative editor, senior investigative reporter, investigative reporter, senior news reporter, news reporter and researcher.

Deadline: 09/30/2015

Thomson Reuters offers course on multimedia reporting [Sri Lanka]

Sri Lankan journalists with at least one year of experience can attend a five-day workshop in Colombo.

Deadline: 11/13/2015


Free conference on science journalism open [Europe]

The European Union of Science Journalists (EUSJA) and the Club of Hungarian Science Journalists are organizing the European Conference for Science Journalists (ECSJ 2015) on Nov. 3 in Budapest, Hungary.

Deadline: 09/30/2015

Deadline approaching: drone journalism seminar [Spain]

The daylong training will cover technical, legal and ethical aspects of the use of drones to report and investigate.

Deadline: 09/15/2015

Exchange program sends journalists to Berlin [Eastern Europe]

English-speaking journalists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine with at least one year of professional experience can apply for this program in Germany

Deadline: 09/20/2015

Latin America

Military reporting workshop open [Brazil]

Journalism students can participate in this free training in São Paulo.

Deadline: 10/02/2015

Deadline approaching: online course on access to information law [Brazil]

Journalists and journalism students can apply for this free course offered by the Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalism (Abraji).

Deadline: 11/13/2017

Middle East

Training program focuses on documentary filmmaking [Lebanon, Syria]

Aspiring filmmakers interested in documentary film directing can apply for this training.

Deadline: 09/30/2015

American University seeks content writer [UAE]

Budding writers who are fluent in English and Arabic can apply for this position in Dubai.

US and Canada

Fulbright program in Germany accepting candidates [US]

Students or young professional journalists with a few years of experience can apply for the Beginning Professional Journalist Program in Germany.

Deadline: 10/13/2015

The Washington Post offers paid internships [US]

Journalism students who had at least one professional news media job or internship can apply for a summer internship program.

Deadline: 10/12/2018

Journalists turned authors eligible for book award [US]

Practicing journalists who authored a book can be nominated for the Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism, a US$15,000 award.

Deadline: 08/31/2018

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