Specialized Reporting

Specialized Reporting

Student film festival focuses on women’s issues [Worldwide]

College and high school students can submit their short films and win cash prizes from the Harvard College Social Innovation Collaborative and Connecther.

NED offers grants for media projects [Worldwide]

Independent media organizations, civic groups and associations can apply to this program that aims to advance democracy.

Contest honors reporting on Belarus [Worldwide]

Journalists writing about Belarus can compete with works in English, Danish, Spanish, German, French, Ukrainian, Norwegian, Swedish, Bulgarian, Russian and Polish.

Arts festival open [MENA]

Storytellers and performance artists can participate in the Arab Arts Focus at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in the United Kingdom.

FNPI launches free storytelling training for journalists [Latin America]

The Gabriel García Márquez Foundation for a New Ibero American Journalism (FNPI) will host the Five Senses Program, a series of online workshops that will provide participants with storytelling and research tools to produce stories about human rights issues.

Competition open for Pulitzer Prizes in journalism [US]

Journalists who work for newspapers or websites that publish at least weekly can win US$15,000.

Marquette University offers fellowship in public service journalism [US]

Journalists with five years of experience can apply for the O'Brien Fellowship.

Uranium Film Festival open [Brazil]

Independent documentarians are invited to submit their films on issues surrounding the exploration and uses of nuclear material to this event in Rio de Janeiro.

Dart Center hosts reporting competition [North America]

Journalists covering trauma and violence for North American outlets can compete for cash prizes.

International Health Reporting Network seeks women journalists [Africa]

The Population Reference Bureau is accepting applications for Women’s Edition-Africa, a network of women journalists from developing countries who report on population and health issues.