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Deadline extended: ONA offers conference fellowships [Worldwide]

The Online News Association (ONA) is accepting candidates for the MJ Bear Fellowship to attend the 2018 ONA conference in Austin, Texas.

Deadline: 07/09/2018

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

NewsU presents webinars on news design [Worldwide]

Poynter's News University, in partnership with the Society for News Design (SND), will offer "Making emotional connections with local audiences through design" on July 16; "Secrets of a successful newsletter: lessons from The Lily" on July 17; and "Planning and design for the big story" on July 18.

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

Contest for science journalism students open [Worldwide]

Aspiring medical or science journalists can receive an award to attend the world's largest neuroscience meeting in San Diego.

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


Fellowships for agricultural development conference available [Africa]

The Thomson Reuters Foundation, with funding from the United Nations' International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), will select journalists to attend the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) Sept. 3 to 7 in Kigali, Rwanda.

Deadline: 07/31/2018 offers reporting grant [Africa, Asia, Europe]

Mixed teams of African, Asian and European journalists can apply for a grant to investigate cross-border illicit financial flows, tax abuse and corruption, as part of the Money Trail project. 

Deadline: 09/30/2018

Asia Pacific

CGTN seeks breaking news editor [China]

Journalists with excellent English written and oral communication skills can apply for this position in Beijing.

The Wall Street Journal seeks reporter [China]

Financial journalists can apply for this position in Beijing.


Film festival on human rights seeks entries [Russia]

Documentary filmmakers can submit works produced in 2017 or 2018 to this contest organized by the Russian Guild of Film Directors.

Deadline: 09/15/2018

Bloomberg News seeks journalist [Russia]

Business journalists with native-level fluency in Russian and experience covering local markets can apply for this position in Moscow.

N-ost offers grants for cross-border reporting projects [Europe]

International teams of freelancers and staff journalists, photographers or visual storytellers from participating countries can apply for up to EUR8,000 in funding.

Deadline: 09/16/2018

Latin America

ICFJ seeks bilingual editor [Latin America, US]

Journalists with at least 10 years of experience covering Latin America can apply for this remote position with the Investigative Reporting Initiative in the Americas.

Deadline approaching: course on migration and human rights for journalists [South America]

Journalists from Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay are elegible to participate in this five-week online course.

Deadline: 07/11/2018

Contest for transportation, environmental reporting open [Brazil]

Professional journalists who work in print, online and broadcast media can apply for the CNT Journalism Prize.

Deadline: 08/06/2018

Citizen journalism contest focuses on children's rights [Brazil]

Citizen journalists with audio or video reports in Portuguese are eligible for a cash prize.

Deadline: 07/30/2018

Middle East

Cultural workshop in Lebanon accepting applications [MENA]

Journalists and others can apply to participate in this workshop on Sept. 20 to 30.

Deadline: 07/27/2018

Contest recognizes literary criticism [MENA]

Writers and artists can compete for the Sultan Qaboos Award for Culture, Art and Literature.

Deadline: 07/26/2018

US and Canada

National Endowment for Democracy seeks forum fellows [US]

Budding to midcareer young professionals working on foreign policy related issues can apply to participate in the Penn Kemple Forum on Democracy in Washington.

Deadline: 08/10/2018

Alicia Patterson reporting fellowship open [US]

Full-time print reporters, writers, editors and photographers can apply for a US$40,000 fellowship.

Deadline: 10/01/2018

Journalists turned authors eligible for book award [US]

Practicing journalists who authored a book can be nominated for the Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism, a US$15,000 award.

Deadline: 08/31/2018

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