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Fellowship for science conference available [Worldwide]

Journalists and bloggers with at least three years of experience can apply to visit the Falling Walls Lab and attend its conference in Berlin.

Deadline: 06/24/2018

Pulitzer Center calls for data journalism proposals on property rights [Worldwide]

Three to five projects will be selected to receive a grant.

Deadline: 05/31/2018

UNESCO hosts photo contest on journalists' safety [Worldwide]

Photographs will help raise awareness on the working conditions of journalists and illustrate programs contributing to the safety of journalists and the fight against impunity.

Deadline: 04/15/2017

NewsU hosts free webinar on drone journalism [Worldwide]

Journalists interested in drone reporting are invited to attend this one-hour webinar at 2 p.m. EDT on June 14.

Rockefeller Bellagio residency program open [Worldwide]

The program offers a serene setting conducive to focused, goal-oriented work in Italy.

Deadline: 12/01/2017


Grants fund investigation on cross-border poaching, trafficking [Africa]

The selected journalists will receive a grant of up to US$2,000 to report on critical wildlife issues, then travel to Hong Kong to share their findings.

Deadline: 04/05/2017

Asia Pacific

BBC seeks journalists [China]

Broadcast journalists can apply for several positions in Hong Kong.

Deadline: 04/02/2017

Thomson Reuters hosts course on climate change reporting [Asia]

Journalists interested in investigating climate funding can apply to attend this free training in Indonesia.

Deadline: 07/10/2017


Course focuses on digital tools for journalists [Spain]

This two-day workshop in Madrid will explore online tools and resources that can improve the work of journalists.

Scholarships for news literacy program available [Eurasia]

Journalists, scholars and students from Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia can participate in this summer school in Poznań, Poland.

Deadline: 04/01/2017

Deadline approaching: journalism fellowships [EU]

The Nico Colchester Journalism Fellowship will place reporters at the Financial Times and The Economist.

Deadline: 03/31/2017

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

Latin America

FNPI and Oxfam offer journalism grant [Latin America, Spain]

The grantee will receive US$5,000 to research and write a story on gender inequality.

Deadline: 04/26/2017

Investigative journalism seminar calls for papers [Brazil]

Journalism academics, students and professionals can submit research papers to this seminar, which is part of the 13th International Congress of Investigative Journalism in São Paulo.

Deadline: 04/30/2018

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

Thomson Reuters seeks editor [Saudi Arabia]

Experienced journalists can apply for this position in Riyadh.

Malmö Arab Film Festival accepting submissions [MENA]

Documentarians from the Arab world are invited to submit their works to a film competition in Sweden.

Deadline: 03/31/2018

US and Canada

The Guardian seeks freelancers [US]

Experienced writers are invited to pitch stories "beyond the bubble" about their communities.

Deadline: 03/31/2017

The Nation offers student writing fellowship [US]

College students can apply for a yearlong fellowship with an emphasis on how young people are navigating and combating obstacles during the Trump administration.

Deadline: 04/03/2017

Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting seeks fellow [US]

Journalists with experience engaging communities can apply for a fellowship in Champaign, Illinois.

Deadline: 04/10/2017

Yale organizes narrative journalism program [US]

Journalists interested in storytelling can apply for this summer program in New Haven, Connecticut.

Deadline: 05/15/2017

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