Stanford fellowship for democracy, development open [Worldwide]

Midcareer professionals, especially from developing countries, can apply for a Draper Summer Fellowship and spend three weeks at Stanford University in California.

Grants for journalism training available [UK]

The Journalism Diversity Fund offers grants to budding, diverse British journalists planning to attend courses accredited by the National Council for the Training of Journalists.

Society of Environmental Journalists offers grants [Worldwide]

Journalists can apply for grants of up to US$5,000 to support their reporting on an open topic on environmental issues; marine and coastal issues of the North Pacific and Arctic Oceans; or environmental issues of the Amazon and Andes.

Contest open to editorial cartoonists [Worldwide]

The United Nations is accepting entries for the Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Awards. Winners can receive up to US$10,000.