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Call for entries: Early Childhood Development Reporting Fellowship

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Early Childhood Development Reporting Fellowship open [Africa, Asia, Brazil]

Journalists covering issues of child health and development in Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria and Tanzania are eligible for a yearlong program that includes training, mentoring, reporting trips and financial support.

Deadline: 03/04/2018

NewsU hosts free webinar on media analytics [Worldwide]

Journalists interested in audience engagement are invited to attend this one-hour webinar at 2 p.m. EDT on Aug. 10.

Thomson Foundation hosts journalism competition [Worldwide]

Journalists ages 30 and younger working in developing countries are eligible for the Young Journalist Award as part of the 2018 UK Foreign Press Association (FPA) Awards.

Deadline: 08/17/2018

Workshops for documentarians accepting applications [Worldwide]

The European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs (EAVE) will host three workshops in Europe in 2019. Scholarships are available.

Deadline: 08/31/2018

TED2019 fellowships open [Worldwide]

Media entrepreneurs, human rights activists and photographers can apply for a fellowship to attend "Bigger than us" conference in Vancouver, Canada.

Deadline: 08/26/2018

Reagan-Fascell program organizes democracy fellowship [Worldwide]

Journalists can apply for a five-month residential fellowship at the International Forum for Democratic Studies in Washington.

Deadline: 10/15/2018


Travel scholarships available for DATA4CHAN.GE workshop [Africa]

Journalists, designers, storytellers, researchers, data analysts and data visualization experts are invited to this event Sept. 12 to 16 in Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline: 07/31/2017

Asia Pacific

The Statesman seeks journalists [India]

Budding and experienced journalists can apply for sub-editor, influencer and contributor positions at this English-language newspaper in New Delhi.

Travel grants for journalists available [New Zealand]

Journalists can apply for three-week reporting grants anywhere in Asia.

Deadline: 10/02/2017


Contest for reporting on new technologies open [Russia]

Print, online and broadcast journalists can apply for cash prizes from the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia.

Deadline: 10/01/2018

Film festival seeks journalism entries [Russia]

Filmmakers, broadcast journalists and journalism students are invited to compete in the Moscow International Television Film Festival "Profession – Journalist." 

Deadline: 10/01/2018

Contest highlights coverage of Macau [Lusophone countries]

Portuguese-speaking journalists around the world can compete for a EUR10,000 prize.

Deadline: 09/15/2017

Deadline approaching: call for young investigative journalists [Europe, North Africa]

Investigative journalists ages 20 to 35 from Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Switzerland and Spain can apply to this training program in Tunisia and Germany.

Deadline: 07/31/2017

Investigative reporting network seeks director [Balkans]

The Balkan Investigative Reporting Regional Network (BIRN) is hiring a regional director to be based in one of its offices in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Romania or Serbia.

Deadline: 08/01/2017

Latin America

Online workshop on sports journalism open [Latin America]

Professional journalists and advanced journalism students can register for this online course in Spanish offered by Mexico's University of Guadalajara.

Deadline: 10/01/2017

Workshop focuses on photojournalism for beginners [Mexico]

The Citizen Institute for Democratic Governance (ICGD, in Spanish) organizes an intensive introductory workshop on digital photojournalism July 29 and 30 in Mexico City.

Communication festival calls for entries [Brazil]

Journalism students can submit works to a competitive exhibit at the 30th annual SET Universitário in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul state.

Deadline: 08/21/2017

Middle East

Journalism fellowship focuses on labor migration [MENA]

Media professionals in Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates who are passionate about human rights, migration and labor issues can apply for this fellowship from the International Labor Organization.

Deadline: 03/23/2018

US and Canada

Pulitzer Center seeks interns [US]

Recent graduates and journalism students can apply for a spring internship in Washington.

Deadline: 10/03/2018

Science of Innovation Summit for Journalists open [US]

Journalists who regularly write about science and technology can apply to attend this all-expenses-paid conference in Chicago.

Deadline: 08/15/2017

Poynter, NABJ organize diversity training [US]

Journalists of color working in digital media can apply for this free leadership academy Dec. 3 to 8 at Poynter’s campus in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Deadline: 08/17/2018

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