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.

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.

Documentary film festival accepting entries [Worldwide]

The international film festival CinéDOC will take place May 11 to 16, 2017 in Tbilisi, Georgia.

CatchLight launches fellowship [Worldwide]

Media professionals who have demonstrated excellence in working with visual storytelling and a commitment to effecting social change can apply for a US$30,000 fellowship.

Short film festival seeks entries [Worldwide]

Filmmakers and film students can participate in this festival in Kiev, Ukraine.

Film residency open [MENA, Germany]

Goethe-Institute Lebanon, Beirut Art Residency (BAR) and Metropolis Art Cinema Association are inviting submissions for an all-expenses-paid film residency in Beirut.

Contest on economic reporting open [Russia]

Print, online and broadcast journalists can compete in a contest highlighting Russia's economic recovery.

Documentary film festival seeks entries [Worldwide]

Filmmakers can participate in the International Documentary Film Festival CRONOGRAF in Moldova.

Society of Professional Journalists hosts contest [US]

Works published or broadcast in 2016 are eligible for the Sigma Delta Chi Awards.

Nominations open for Knight International Journalism Awards [Worldwide]

The International Center for Journalists seeks pioneering journalists whose work has made an impact on the lives of people in the developing world.