Poynter organizes leadership academy for women [Worldwide]

The Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media is a free program that aims to help women gain and polish the skills and knowledge needed to rise to the highest levels of media leadership.

ONA organizes Women’s Leadership Accelerator [US]

Women who are leading innovation in digital media are invited to apply for this free, weeklong program in Los Angeles.

Wikimedia Foundation hosts photo contest [Africa]

Professional and amateur photographers are invited to contribute photos to Wikimedia Commons for use on Wikipedia and other project websites of the Wikimedia Foundation.

Magnum Foundation offers Photography and Social Justice Fellowship [Worldwide]

Early-career photojournalists and documentarians can apply for this program in New York.

Data hackathon for journalists open [Russia]

Journalists, developers and designers ages 30 and younger can apply to attend this free event in Kazan.

Creativity contest accepting applications [MENA]

Innovative professionals ages 45 and younger can compete for US$25,000.

International reporting trip available [Worldwide]

Journalists from developing countries and the German state of North-Rhine-Westphalia can apply for an exchange program.

Smithsonian photo contest accepting entries [Worldwide]

Professional and amateur photographers can enter for a chance to win US$2,500.