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Safety 2018 reporting fellowship open to journalists worldwide

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ICFJ offers reporting fellowship for conference on safety [Worldwide]

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) will select 12 journalists to attend the Safety 2018 conference Nov. 5 to 7 in Bangkok, Thailand, as well as a pre-conference workshop Nov. 3 to 4, co-sponsored by the World Health Organization.

Deadline: 08/17/2018

African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative Fellowship open [Worldwide]

Women journalists with at least three years of experience and excellent English skills can apply for a reporting trip to Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) or the Central African Republic (CAR).

Deadline: 08/21/2018

Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism accepting applicants [Worldwide]

Graduates and midcareer professionals in journalism, technology, business and design can apply for this program to develop their own media startup in New York.

Scholarships available for media studies in Germany [Worldwide]

Young professionals from developing countries can apply for a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD, in German).

Spoon Agency seeks editor [Worldwide]

Journalists with native-level English can apply for this position in Malmö, Sweden.

Deadline: 08/03/2018

Journalism conference calls for papers [Worldwide]

The International Symposium on Online Journalism, organized by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, seeks research papers on "Digital media and democracy in the Americas" for a special edition of its official academic journal #ISOJ.

Deadline: 08/15/2018


Facebook for Creators launched [Nigeria]

Journalists and others who want to maximize Facebook for storytelling, content gathering and more can sign up to attend this free training in Lagos, Jos, Kaduna, Abuja or Kano.

Training program for female journalists open [Africa]

Women with at least two years of media management experience in Botswana, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Tanzania or Kenya can apply for a program led by the World Association of Newspaper and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA).

Deadline: 08/15/2018

Asia Pacific

CNN seeks video editor [China]

Journalists with at least four years of non-linear editing experience can apply for this position in Hong Kong.

The Wall Street Journal seeks tech reporter [China]

Experienced reporters can apply for this position in Shanghai.


Grant available for data-driven news production [Europe]

The European Commission is accepting proposals for reporting on European issues.

Deadline: 09/25/2018

Journalism contest focuses on internet domains [Russia]

Print, broadcast and online journalists who write about internet domains and other internet addressing systems can compete for the Dot-Journalism Contest.

Deadline: 10/01/2018

Solidarity Academy hosts training on borderlands [Eastern and Central Europe, Balkans]

Aspiring journalists, activists, bloggers, analysts and writers ages 20 to 30 are eligible for this program Nov. 17 to 25 in Poland and Russia.

Deadline: 08/05/2018

Latin America

AFPTV seeks TV news producer/video journalist [Uruguay]

The AFP regional office for Latin America is looking for a bilingual video producer with demonstrable professional experience.

Deadline: 08/10/2018

Knight Center organizes online course on fake news [Brazil]

The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) will be offered in Portuguese Aug. 5 to Sept. 2.

Online course covers digital tools for investigative journalists [Latin America]

The Center for Digital Journalism (CFPD, in Spanish) at the University of Guadalajara will offer this course Sept. 24 to Oct. 4.

Deadline: 09/09/2018

BRIO launches collaborative project for 2018 elections [Brazil]

Journalists and others interested in collaborative journalism and access to information are invited to participate in this project that aims to investigate candidates for public office.

Deadline: 08/15/2018

Middle East

Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship open [Lebanon]

Midcareer professionals who are Lebanese citizens or Palestinian residents in Lebanon can apply for this fellowship in the United States.

Deadline: 08/17/2018

Thomson Reuters seeks correspondent [UAE]

Experienced journalists who are fluent in English and Arabic can apply for this position in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

US and Canada

Poynter hosts training on higher education reporting [US]

Journalists focusing on education and inequality issues can apply for this free training Nov. 15 and 16 in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Deadline: 09/03/2018

Community Podcast Lab Program open [US]

Aspiring podcasters from communities of color can apply for this program organized by the Futuro Media Group at the PRX Podcast Garage in Boston.

FIJ offers diversity fellowships [US]

Journalists of color committed to investigative work are invited to apply for this program organized by the Fund for Investigative Journalism (FIJ), in partnership with InsideClimate News, The Marshall Project, Ida B. Wells Society and Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting. 

Deadline: 10/01/2018

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