Basic Journalism

Basic Journalism


Planet Forward seeks correspondents [US]

College students interested in environmental journalism and storytelling can apply for the 2016-2017 Planet Forward Correspondent program.

The best apps for bookmarking web pages

Apps to help journalists reduce their number of browser tabs and save web content for later in this week's TechCorner, produced by

IJNet | September 15, 2016

Travel video contest open [Worldwide]

Students ages 18 and older can submit a video to win US$4,000.

Journalists turned authors eligible for book award [US]

Practicing journalists who authored a book can be nominated for the Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism, a US$15,000 award.

The New York Times accepting internship applications [US]

College seniors and graduate students can apply for various internship programs at the newspaper to take place next summer.

aKoma launches fellowship [Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda]

Aspiring content creators and storytellers ages 21 to 34 can apply for a paid, six-month fellowship.

Russian Union of Journalists hosts journalism contest [Russia]

Print, broadcast and online journalists can be nominated for an award. The first place winner will receive a diploma and a cash prize.

NewsU offers webinar on editing resources [Worldwide]

"The Web's Best Editing Resources" will be broadcast online at 2 p.m. EDT on Sept. 15.

The Washington Post offers paid internships [US]

Journalism students who had at least one professional news media job or internship can apply for a summer internship program.

EU journalism contest seeks entries [Georgia]

Journalists, bloggers and web publishers at least 18 years old can submit entries in Georgian, Russian, English, Abkhaz and Ossetian.