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The most innovative ways that newsrooms covered Brexit

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Solutions journalism: The craft of covering successful responses to social issues

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Media coalition pushes to increase safety for freelance journalists

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Q&A with Alexios Mantzarlis: A new age of global fact-checking

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Online workshop covers tools, techniques for community engagement, verification [Worldwide]

First Draft News is offering a free workshop at 10 a.m. PDT (1 p.m. EDT) on July 14 broadcast live from AJ+.

Contest seeks essays on freedom [Worldwide]

The Bastiat Prize for Journalism offers US$10,000 for an outstanding work on the importance of freedom.

Deadline: 07/31/2016

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

Scholarships available for master's in multimedia journalism in China [Worldwide]

The University of Bolton and the Beijing Foreign Studies University are offering two postgraduate scholarships for international students in multimedia journalism for the 2016/17 academic year.

Deadline: 07/30/2016

Redford Center offers documentary grant [Worldwide]

Filmmakers who want to inspire positive change in the world can apply for a US$15,000 grant and more.

Deadline: 08/10/2016

Poynter offers fact-checking fellowships [Worldwide]

Fact-checkers who want to spend time embedded at a fact-checking organization in another country can apply for a US$2,500 fellowship.

Deadline: 08/31/2018


Global health reporting contest open [BRIC, Africa]

Journalists from Brazil, Russia, India, China and Sub-Saharan Africa can win a cash prize and a paid trip to the United States, organized by the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), with the support of Johnson & Johnson.

Deadline: 10/07/2018

Deadline extended: impactAFRICA data-driven storytelling contest [Africa]

Journalists who report on water and sanitation issues in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania or Zambia can win a study trip to major newsrooms in the United States.

Deadline: 07/15/2016

IREX offers internship program [Mozambique]

Aspiring journalists can apply for this 10-month program organized by IREX's Programa para Fortalecimento da Mídia in Maputo.

Deadline: 07/15/2017

Asia Pacific

Competition for agriculture journalism open [Philippines]

Print and broadcast journalists who cover agricultural issues can apply for the Bright Leaf Awards.

Deadline: 09/01/2017

Environmental journalism competition seeks entries [Asia]

Professional and citizen journalists who cover environmental issues can apply for an award from the Singapore Environment Council.

Deadline: 07/17/2017


Innovative journalism contest accepting entries [Russia]

Journalists and media outlets can compete in the 2018 Tech in Media contest.

Deadline: 09/18/2018

Summer school focuses on investigative journalism [Balkans]

Journalists with at least three years of experience in journalism are eligible for a scholarship to attend this training in Poiana Brasov, Romania.

Deadline: 07/15/2018

Course focuses on data journalism [Ukraine]

Journalists from regional media are encouraged to apply for this training in Kiev.

Deadline: 07/10/2016

Latin America

Free online course focuses on biodiversity for journalists [Latin America]

Environmental news magazine Claves21 is organizing a nine-week online course beginning June 11.

Deadline: 06/08/2018

Journalism program accepting candidates [Brazil]

Portuguese-speaking graduates can apply for a free, three-month training in São Paulo.

Deadline: 07/31/2018

Abraji offers online course in data journalism [Brazil]

Journalists who want to learn how to access and analyze public data can enroll in this four-week course from the Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalism (Abraji, in Portuguese).

Middle East

Citizen journalism training open [MENA]

The YaLa Academy's Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism offers a training program including online classes and seminars to help students become citizen journalists.

Deadline: 02/01/2017

Wilson Center offers research grant [MENA]

Journalists, media scholars and researchers can apply for this research grant in Washington.

Deadline: 07/15/2016

US and Canada

Initiative for diversity in investigative reporting on social justice seeks candidates [US]

Women and journalists of color in any type of media can apply for a reporting fellowship from the Fund for Investigative Journalism and the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism.

Deadline: 11/01/2017

National Press Foundation hosts training on innovations in public health [US]

Selected journalists will learn about health issues such as economic inequity, affordable housing and mental health at a daylong workshop, then cover a health summit sponsored by Kaiser Permanente Nov. 14 and 15 in San Francisco.

Deadline: 09/17/2018

Inside Climate News seeks journalists [US]

Positions include features, long-form and investigations editor; political reporter; clean energy reporter; environmental justice and activism reporter; reporters with expertise in agriculture, water and nuclear energy; and audience development and engagement director.

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