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12/14/2015

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ICFJ, McGraw Hill Financial offer online courses on financial data journalism [US]

The courses will be open to Spanish-speaking and English-speaking journalists working within the United States. During the mentoring period, three selected participants will receive cash prizes to help them develop their stories.

Become a top-flight narrative journalist at RNTC

In a world awash with information, how can you produce content that makes waves? RNTC’s course provides experienced reporters with the tools to become top-flight narrative journalists.

Mastering story in documentary-making at RNTC

This six-week documentary-making course brings together the ground-breaking theory of RNTC’s Online Academy modules with a full two weeks of face-to-face training and coaching. 

Bringing Home the World: International Reporting Fellowship Program for Minority Journalists

Minority journalists: apply by March 27 to report overseas in a country of your choosing.

New Opportunities by Region

Worldwide

Deadline approaching: NYU journalism fellowship [Worldwide]

Journalists with at least two years of experience and fluency in English and at least one other language can apply for a fellowship at New York University.

Deadline: 01/04/2017

Deadline extended: global business journalism program in China [Worldwide]

The Tsinghua School of Journalism and Communication offers a master's degree designed to bring business journalism in line with top international reporting standards.

Deadline: 03/20/2017

Grants fund investigative journalism [Worldwide]

The Fund for Investigative Journalism offers US$5,000 reporting grants for journalists whose stories have a U.S. angle, involving American citizens, government or businesses. 

Deadline: 05/22/2017

Contest for cartoons on international affairs open [Worldwide]

The Overseas Press Club of America is accepting non-English entries for its Thomas Nast Award for best cartoon on international affairs.

Deadline: 01/29/2016

Contest for global food security reporting launched [Worldwide]

Journalists from a national association or guild that is a member of the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists are eligible to enter.

Deadline: 03/01/2016

Africa

Deadline approaching: Fact-checking fellowship in Kenya [Africa]

Code for Kenya and the International Budget Partnership Kenya (IBPK) seek candidates for a one-year fellowship to fact check the accuracy and relevance of budgetary and/or statistical claims made by public figures and the media.

Deadline: 12/15/2015

Asia Pacific

East-West Center hosts fellow [Asia, US]

Analysts and scholars who wish to undertake research and writing on topics of relevance to contemporary U.S.-Asia policy can apply for a fellowship in Washington.

Deadline: 01/02/2017

Europe

Contest for reporting on information technologies open [Ukraine]

Print and online reporters can compete for cash prizes of UAH10,000.

Deadline: 12/16/2015

Journalism contest seeks entries [Ukraine]

Journalists in print, broadcast and online media can compete in a contest organized by the Ukrainian Association of Media Business and the Independent Association of Broadcasters.

Deadline: 03/31/2017

Financial Times seeks trainees [UK]

Recent graduates with good academic records can apply for a traineeship program in London.

Deadline: 01/10/2016

Latin America

Graduate course focuses on Cuban journalist [Latin America, US, Spain]

The Instituto Internacional de Periodismo José Martí is offering the international graduate course "The journalism of José Martí” in Havana.

Deadline: 12/31/2015

Digital journalism course open [Brazil]

Budding journalists can take this free online course offered in Portuguese.

Congress of journalists and tourism professionals calls for papers [Latin America]

The third Latin American Congress of Journalism and Tourism will take place Jan. 27 to 31, 2016 in Panama City.

Deadline: 12/31/2015

Nonprofit TV station seeks interns [Brazil]

Journalism students can apply for an internship in São Paulo.

Middle East

US exchange program seeks applicants [Lebanon]

Lebanese and Palestinian students living in Lebanon can apply for a one academic semester in the United States sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

Deadline: 01/01/2016

Women leadership training in the US seeks applicants [Tunisia]

Students who demonstrate active involvement in civil society and advocacy for women’s rights can apply for a four-week training program in the United States.

Deadline: 12/17/2015

US and Canada

Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship accepting applications [US]

Print and online journalists with less than 10 years of experience can apply for a US$75,000 full-time or US$35,000 part-time fellowship.

Deadline: 02/13/2017

Associated Press Media Editors hosts workshop [Canada]

Journalism professionals, academics and students can attend a two-day NewsTrain workshop in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Journalism writing contest open [US]

Ball State University’s Department of Journalism organizes the Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Writing Award for achievements in print and online journalism.

Deadline: 01/08/2016

CBS News offers internship program [US]

College students interested in broadcast journalism can apply for a paid internship in New York or Washington.

Deadline: 10/31/2016

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