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Knight Center hosts free online course on building bots for journalism [Worldwide]

Anyone interested in building conversational interfaces for journalism can participate in this four-week course.

MediaShift offers free webinar on newsletter metrics [Worldwide]

DigitalEd, MediaShift's online training series, will webcast "How to get better newsletter metrics" at 1 p.m. EST on Feb. 7.

Fact-Checking Summit open [Worldwide]

Representatives from fact-checking organizations, media outlets, NGOs and academia are invited to discuss the future of field of accountability journalism June 20 to 22 in Rome.

Deadline: 02/14/2018

Grants fund investigative journalism [Worldwide]

The Fund for Investigative Journalism offers up to US$10,000 reporting grants for journalists whose stories have a U.S. angle, involving American citizens, government or businesses. 

Deadline: 09/24/2018

Columbia University hosts business journalism fellowships [Worldwide]

Journalists with at least four years of experience can apply for a fellowship in New York.

Deadline: 02/15/2018

Nominations open for Knight International Journalism Awards [Worldwide]

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) seeks pioneering journalists whose work has made an impact on the lives of people in the developing world.

Deadline: 02/18/2018

International festival on cultural diversity open [Worldwide]

Filmmakers can submit works to a film festival in Yerevan, Armenia.

Deadline: 04/15/2018


Jazz festival organizes journalism workshop [South Africa]

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival will present programs in arts journalism and photojournalism.

Deadline: 02/15/2018

Investigative journalism contest seeks entries [South Africa]

Journalists with investigative works published or broadcast in 2017 can compete for the Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism.

Deadline: 02/02/2018

Asia Pacific

AAJA competition open [US, Asia]

Journalists who cover Asian-American and Pacific Islander issues can enter this competition organized by the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA).

Deadline: 03/18/2018

The Wall Street Journal seeks economy reporter [China]

Experienced journalists can apply for this position in Beijing.


CNN London seeks interns [EU]

Recent broadcast journalism graduates or graduates from a related field seeking a career in journalism can apply for internships ranging from newsgathering to special feature programs, digital and sports. 

Deadline: 11/01/2018

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty seeks journalists [Czech Republic, Kazakhstan]

Experienced journalists who are proficient in Russian, Kazakh and English can apply for several positions with RFE/RL's Kazakh service.

Latin America

Online course covers communication management [Latin America]

The University of Guadalajara's Centro de Formación en Periodismo Digital (CFPD) will offer the course "Communication management at press offices" April 23 to June 3.

Deadline: 04/08/2018

Online workshop focuses on media startups [Latin America]

Escuela de Periodismo Portátil will offer the course "My diary in Silicon Valley: innovation and entrepreneurship in new media" Feb. 19 to March 27.

Contest highlights HIV/AIDS reporting [Brazil]

Journalists who covered HIV/AIDS issues in 2017 can compete for this award. The winners will participate in the workshop "The last push to end AIDS" April 12 to 14 in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Deadline: 02/28/2018

Free conference focuses on digital media [Brazil]

The Media, Discourse, Technology and Society research (Midites) group organizes the first Digital Media, Technology and Society Conference on March 22 at the State University of Campinas.

Deadline: 03/07/2018

Middle East

Sky News Arabia seeks deputy news editor [UAE]

Journalists with at least five years of experience can apply for this position in Abu Dhabi.

Deadline: 05/20/2018

Middle East Now hosts film competition [MENA]

Documentarians are invited to participate in this festival April 10 to 15 in Florence, Italy.

Deadline: 02/09/2018

US and Canada

Fellowships available for health journalism conference [US]

Journalists in need of financial assistance can apply for a fellowship to attend the national conference of the Association of Health Care Journalists April 12 to 15 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Deadline: 02/16/2018

Contest for reporting on media industry open [US]

The 2018 Mirror Awards honor reporters, editors and teams of writers who hold a mirror to their own industry for the public's benefit.

Deadline: 02/19/2018

2018 AAJA Voices program open [US]

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) organizes this summer-long journalism training fellowship to provide aspiring journalists with skills to succeed in today's media landscape.

Deadline: 03/25/2018

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