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Global Climate Reporting Program open to journalists worldwide

Japan study tour open to emerging U.S. journalists

Safety 2018 reporting fellowship open to journalists worldwide

Deadline extended: Covering Women's, Children's and Adolescents' Health: A Program for Young International Journalists

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Global Climate Reporting Program open [Worldwide]

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) will select up to 16 journalists to attend the 2018 Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco Sept. 10 to 15 and learn from top climate experts.

Deadline: 08/19/2018

Travel fellowships available for science conference [Worldwide]

Journalists and graduate students with a demonstrated interest in science writing can apply to attend the ScienceWriters conference Oct. 12 to 16 in Washington.

Deadline: 08/29/2018

World Congress of Science and Factual Producers offers scholarships [Worldwide]

Producers and content creators working in science, history and nonfiction media can apply for the Emerging Producers Bursary Program to attend this conference Nov. 27 to 30 in Brisbane, Australia.

Deadline: 09/07/2018

Photojournalism contest seeks entries [Worldwide]

The Carmignac Foundation will support in the implementation, production and promotion of an in-depth project on deforestation in the Amazon.

Deadline: 10/07/2018

Getty Scholar Grants accepting applications [Worldwide]

Established scholars and writers can apply for this residence program at the Getty Research Institute or Getty Villa in Los Angeles.

Deadline: 10/01/2018

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

Journalism contest focuses on Russia [Worldwide]

Russian and international journalists can be nominated for this award from Open Russia.

Deadline: 10/15/2018


Bloomberg seeks reporter [South Africa]

Experienced reporters can apply for this position in Johannesburg. 

Conference focuses on internet freedom [Africa]

The Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA), in partnership with the Media Foundation West Africa (MFWA), will host the Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa Sept. 26 to 28 in Accra, Ghana. Travel support is available.

Deadline: 09/21/2018

Asia Pacific

CGTN seeks producer [China]

TV producers who are fluent in English can apply for this position in Beijing.

Innovation Lab accepting project ideas [Central Asia]

Journalists interested in peace and stability can participate in this cross-border project that will take place Sept. 24 to 26 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

Deadline: 08/19/2018

Course focuses on reporting on vulnerable children [South Asia]

Journalists with at least one year of experience can apply to attend this free program Oct. 1 to 5 in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Deadline: 09/21/2018


AFP seeks video producer [UK]

Video journalists fluent in English and French can apply to join the news agency's Europe and Africa video hub in London. 

Deadline: 09/10/2018

Latin America

Investigative journalism contest seeks submissions [Latin America, Caribbean]

Journalists who published or broadcast investigative reports in English, Spanish or Portuguese can compete to win up to US$10,000.

Deadline: 09/16/2018

Al Jazeera seeks correspondent [Brazil]

Journalists with at least seven years of experience can apply for this position in Rio de Janeiro.

Deadline: 09/01/2018

Fellowship sends reporters to Germany [Latin America]

The German-Latin American Fellowship of IJP offers young journalists the opportunity to spend two months in a Berlin-based media.

Deadline: 09/15/2018

Master's program in science communication open [Brazil]

Journalists who want to specialize in science communication can apply for a free program in Campinas, São Paulo.

Deadline: 08/31/2018

Middle East

Grants support training events [MENA]

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) is accepting applications in the category of training and regional events as part of its 2018 general grants program.

Deadline: 09/01/2018

Writing fellowship available [MENA]

Journalists whose work focuses on Arab societies can apply for a grant from the Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS).

Deadline: 08/30/2018

US and Canada

Pulliam newspaper fellowships available [US]

College juniors, seniors and graduate students focusing on journalism can apply for a paid internship for the summer of 2019 at The Indianapolis Star or The Arizona Republic.

Deadline: 11/01/2018

The Wall Street Journal seeks video journalist [US]

Experienced video journalists can apply for this three-month position in New York.

Grants available for media projects [US]

Documentary film, television, radio and podcast projects that aim to engage general audiences with humanities ideas are eligible for US$40,000 to US$75,000 grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).

Deadline: 08/29/2018

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