Thomson Reuters hosts journalism training program [MENA]

Aspiring reporters, recent graduates or professionals with proven experience who want to switch careers into journalism can participate in a training in London, followed by a placement in a major bureau in the Middle East or Africa.

Contest highlights social impact journalism [Russia]

Journalists and media organizations can submit works to this contest organized by the Alliance of Independent Regional Publishers (AIRP) and Novaya Gazeta.

Arab journalism contest seeks entries [MENA]

Journalists who have exhibited creativity, objectivity and the ability to reach Arab society can compete for cash prizes.

Miroslava Breach Award calls for entries [Latin America]

Media professionals, researchers and activists connected to one of the member centers of the CLACSO Network are eligible for this award that aims to call attention to the impunity for crimes against journalists.

Grist Fellowship Program open [US]

Budding journalists interested in environmental issues can apply for news, justice and video fellowships in Seattle.

Investigative reporting contest open [US]

The Joan Shorenstein Center at Harvard seeks submissions for its US$25,000 Goldsmith Prize.

Residency program accepting candidates [Arab States of the Gulf]

Writers, curators, researchers and artists can apply for this program in Dubai, UAE.