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Center for Excellence in Journalism offers course in Print Newsroom Management [Pakistan]

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National Press Foundation hosts webinar on terrorism reporting [Worldwide]

Journalists interested in reporting on violent extremism can attend this free webinar at 12 p.m. EDT on May 11.

Photo contest highlights positive side of migration [Worldwide]

Professional and amateur photographers can enter to win a GoPro HERO4 Black camera.

Deadline: 05/15/2016

Science Media Awards and Summit offers fellowship [Worldwide]

Graduate students and early-career professionals can apply to attend a science conference in Boston.

Deadline: 05/16/2016

NewsU offers free webinar on disability reporting [Worldwide]

Journalists interested in going beyond stereotypes in disability journalism can attend this online training session.

Getty Images offers grants for editorial photography [Worldwide]

Photojournalists looking to pursue projects of personal and journalistic significance can apply for a US$15,000 grant.

Deadline: 05/15/2018


Deadline approaching: media fellowships to AfDB Annual Meetings [Africa]

Journalists who have experience reporting on climate, energy and/or environmental topics can apply for a fellowship to attend the African Development Bank Annual Meetings in Lusaka, Zambia.

Deadline: 05/05/2016

Asia Pacific

ICFJ offers training on digital tools for public interest reporting [India]

Midcareer journalists working at either English or vernacular-language media organizations in Patna (Bihar) and Kolkata (West Bengal) and journalism students can apply for a two-day training program.


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

Professional journalists and media managers from post-Soviet states can register to attend this school in Riga, Latvia.

Trainee program for minority journalists open [Germany]

Journalists of color or in exile can apply for an 18-month training program to gain access to major German media houses.

Deadline: 05/30/2016

Documentary festival accepting entries [Russia, CIS, Baltic]

Filmmakers can submit their work to a film festival in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

Deadline: 08/10/2018

Latin America

Essay contest seeks submissions [Latin America, Spain]

Argentina's Grupo Heterónimos is accepting entries on social sciences, philosophy, history, psychoanalysis, anthropology, literary criticism, journalism, education or any other field of knowledge related to the humanities.

Deadline: 12/10/2017

Training in health reporting open [Brazil]

Young journalists and graduates of other specialties can participate in this free program in São Paulo.

Deadline: 04/29/2018

CIESPAL offers online courses for journalists [Latin America]

The International Center for Higher Communication Studies for Latin America is launching trainings on different topics of relevance for journalists and media professionals.

Abraji holds investigative journalism conference [Brazil]

The Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalism invites journalism professionals and students to this event June 28 to 30 in São Paulo.

Middle East

Fellowship for political journalism in Germany available [MENA]

Young journalists from Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Israel and Palestine can apply for a two-month reporting fellowship.

Deadline: 06/16/2018

Swedish Institute offers seed funding [Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe]

Civil society organizations, foundations and other professional actors can apply for media project funding.

Deadline: 05/17/2016

US and Canada

Writing residency accepting applicants [US]

Journalists, essayists, economists, naturalists, screenwriters and other writers can apply for a two- or four-week session at the Mesa Refuge in Point Reyes Station, California.

Deadline: 12/01/2018

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: 06/21/2018

ICFJ accepting applications for trip to Japan [US]

Journalists can apply for the 19-day reporting tour as part of the "Illuminating today's Japan for American audiences" program.

Deadline: 03/04/2018

Fellowships to attend women symposium open [US]

The Journalism & Women Symposium will bring women journalists to its Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP) in Welches, Oregon.

Deadline: 05/18/2018

ASNE hosts cybersecurity workshop [US]

The American Society of News Editors (ASNE) is organizing the workshop "Cybersecurity for Editors" on June 3 and 4 at the University of Maryland's Philip Merrill College of Journalism.

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