Weekly Bulletin

facebook twitter linkedin tumblr youtube rss

Featured on IJNet

TrollBusters: online pest control for women journalists

By Sherry Ricchiardi

Fact-checking around the world: Inside Argentina’s Chequeado

By Clothilde Goujard

BBC uses in-article chatbots to give context in complex news stories

By Ricardo Bilton

Exploring the possibilities of virtual reality in Latin America

By Ana Siu

How to apply to the 2018 Data Journalism Awards

By Marianne Bouchart, GEN

Browse Topicsarrow

Pitch to IJNet


Want to become an IJNet contributor? We’ve made it easier than ever. Anyone from anywhere in the world can now write and publish an IJNet post.

Read morearrow


Call for entries: Early Childhood Development Reporting Fellowship

New Opportunities by Region


Ocean science fellowship available [Worldwide]

Journalists with at least two years of experience can apply for a weeklong marine science fellowship with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts.

Deadline: 05/11/2018

Deadline extended: Human rights fellowship seeks women journalists [Worldwide]

The International Women's Media Foundation seeks applications for the Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship, which includes coursework at MIT and media internships.

Deadline: 03/20/2018

Environmental journalism contest accepting entries [Worldwide]

Journalists can submit their work to the Society of Environmental Journalists’ annual awards.

Deadline: 04/02/2018

Writing conference offers scholarships [Worldwide]

Scholarships will cover at least part of the tuition to attend the Wesleyan Writers Conference in Middletown, Connecticut.

Deadline: 03/15/2018

Deadline approaching: scholarships for journalism courses [Worldwide]

Midcareer journalists from several developing countries can apply for a scholarship to attend courses at the Radio Nederland Training Centre in the Netherlands.

Deadline: 07/13/2018


Open Society offers media grants [West Africa]

Local organizations can submit proposals that promote investigative journalism and free, quality and independent media.

Deadline: 04/30/2018

Deadline approaching: essay contest [Africa]

College students are invited to write about the economic potential of the African continent for a chance to win a scholarship or an all-expenses-paid trip to Angola.

Deadline: 02/28/2018

Asia Pacific

Bloomberg News seeks equities reporter [China]

Experienced financial journalists fluent in English and Mandarin can apply for this position in Shanghai.

Sohu seeks journalist [China]

Journalists with one to two years of experience in print media can apply for this position in Tianjin.

Journalism competition open [Uzbekistan]

Print, online and broadcast journalists can compete in a contest celebrating World Press Freedom Day, May 3.

Deadline: 04/10/2018


Lviv Media Forum open [Europe]

Journalists are invited to attend this event May 17 to 19 in Lviv, Ukraine. Topics include media trends, the role of media in global conflicts and media revenue.

Deadline: 05/16/2018

Gender-based journalism workshop open [Spain]

The UAM/El País Journalism School organizes a workshop focusing on journalism and gender March 10 in Madrid.

Reporting program accepting fellowship applications [Balkans]

The program gives 10 journalists the opportunity to investigate stories at home or abroad with funded research, travel expenses and international seminars.

Deadline: 03/12/2018

Deadline approaching: contest seeks documentary projects [Lusophone countries]

Documentarians from Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Mozambique, Portugal, São Tomé and Príncipe and Timor-Leste can compete for funds from the Community of Portuguese-Speaking Countries.

Deadline: 04/06/2018

Latin America

Online workshop covers travel journalism [Latin America, Spain]

Periodistas Viajeros is organizing a six-week workshop in Spanish in August and September.

Deadline: 08/03/2018

Course focuses on data journalism [Brazil]

Trampos Academy will host a data journalism course with the founder of data journalism agency Volt Data Lab April 11, 12, 18 and 19 in São Paulo.

Deadline: 04/04/2018

Middle East

AFAC seeks film projects [MENA]

Filmmakers, directors and producers whose projects are related to contemporary Arab culture can apply for funding from the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC).

Deadline: 08/01/2018

Contest highlights coverage of women's issues [MENA]

Tunisia's Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CAWTAR) and the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) organize a competition for the best journalistic works on women's issues in the Arab region.

Deadline: 04/05/2018

US and Canada

Scholarships for digital publishing course at Yale available [US]

Magazine journalists can apply for a scholarship to attend a course on media leadership July 22 to 27 in New Haven, Connecticut.

Deadline: 04/22/2018

Fellowship for mental health journalism available [US]

The Carter Center organizes the Rosalynn Carter Fellowship For Mental Health Journalism, which aims to train reporters covering mental illness.

Deadline: 04/11/2018

Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship open [US]

Print, broadcast and online journalists who have covered international news can apply for a 10-month fellowship at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York.

Deadline: 03/01/2018

Browse Opportunitiesarrow

Published by the International Center for Journalists. For questions or concerns, contact us.

Copyright © 2018 International Center for Journalists. All rights reserved. IJNet material may not be reproduced or republished without express written permission.