IAPA launches University Journalism Award [Americas]

Journalism and communication students can submit works in Spanish, English and Portuguese to the inaugural contest of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) for a chance to win US$2,000.

Course focuses on public communication strategies for crisis situations [Latin America]

The University of Guadalajara's Centro de Formación en Periodismo Digital will offer this course Jan. 30 to March 12, 2017.

Journalism contest accepting submissions [Uganda]

Professional and freelance journalists can apply for the Uganda National Journalism Awards.

Financial journalism competition open [India]

Journalists who work in newspapers and magazines in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai are eligible.

IAPA calls for entries for excellence in journalism contest [Americas]

Publications and news agencies are invited to enter their best works in English, Spanish or Portuguese to the Inter American Press Association.

Environmental film festival calls for entries [Latin America]

Films produced after 2015 can compete for cash prizes at the Ecofalante Film Festival in São Paulo.