Media fellowship for social issues forum available [MENA]

Professional journalists, journalism students and entrepreneurs ages 20 to 35 can participate in this workshop Oct. 29 to 30 in Barcelona, Spain.

CUNY offers business journalism fellowship [Worldwide]

Fellows will receive US$5,000 a month for one to three months to complete an investigative project.

Competition to fund stories on sexual abuse of children [Brazil]

Journalism students are invited to pitch story ideas to the Vladimir Herzog Institute.

Council for the Advancement of Science Writing hosts contest [US]

Journalists ages 30 and younger who cover scientific issues can apply for the Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award.

PEN America offers justice writing fellowship [US]

Journalists interested in mass incarceration issues can apply for this fellowship, which includes more than US$10,000 and mentorship.

Call for papers on social issues [MENA]

Journalists, academics and students from the Arab world are invited to submit their papers to the Winter Experimental Social Sciences Institute (WESSI) Workshops at American University of Beirut and New York University Abu Dhabi.

Contest for social justice journalism open [US]

Journalists whose projects reflect a concern for social justice can apply for a US$5,000 award, along with a one-month residency in Blue Mountain Lake, New York.

NPR offers reporting fellowship [US]

Journalists can apply for the Above the Fray Fellowship to conduct a reporting project abroad.