Media competition seeks entries [Africa]

The Southern African Development Community Awards aim to recognize excellence in journalism and encourage media practitioners in member states to cover issues of the region.

Knight Science Journalism Fellowships open [Worldwide]

International and U.S. journalists covering science, technology, the environment or medicine can apply for this program at MIT.

German-Russian Forum offers internships [Russia]

Journalism students in Russia can apply for a six-week communications internship in Germany.

Narrative journalism workshop open [Colombia]

Fondo de Cultura Económica, a nonprofit publishing house, will host this course March 18 to May 27 in Bogotá. Participants will compete for a cash prize and to have their work published in El Tiempo newspaper.

Journalists for Human Rights seeks journalism trainer [South Sudan]

Journalists with at least three years of experience can apply for this position in Juba.

Adenauer Fellowship for Media and Communication open [Asia]

Journalists with at least two years of experience and English fluency can apply for financial support from the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Media Programme Asia to pursue a postgraduate program or internship.

Grants available for female entrepreneurs [Egypt]

TEDxCairoWomen, in partnership with MBC, has launched the project “Mashro3 Amal," which aims to contribute to building an inclusive environment that encourages risk-taking and entrepreneurial behavior.

Contest for citizen journalism broadcast open [Worldwide]

The International Citizen Media Award seeks video and audio entries focusing on common cultural heritage and its potential for identification, participation and development.