Basic Journalism

Basic Journalism


UN grants available for media projects [Worldwide]

Organizations working in the areas of media, youth, women, democratization, community development, rule of law and human rights can apply for up to US$300,000 in grant money.

Swedish Institute hosts short residency program [MENA]

Young leaders from the MENA region and Sweden who support democracy and human rights can apply to a three-week training in Sweden.

Financial journalism competition open [India]

Journalists who work in newspapers and magazines in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai are eligible.

Deutsche Welle aims to reach a global audience

Based in Germany, international broadcaster Deutsche Welle produces content in 30 different languages, including Arabic. IJNet spoke with the news organization's head of distribution for Africa and the Middle East.

Ismail Azzam | November 12, 2014

Walter Cronkite contest honors television news [US]

Local and national broadcast reporters and networks can submit work produced in 2013 and 2014.

Editor of Nigeria's Sunday Punch shares tips for fostering newsroom excellence

Knight International Journalism Award winner Oluwatoyosi Ogunseye offers advice to other editors for keeping the newsroom competitive, creative and well-rounded.

Ashley Nguyen | November 09, 2014

MarketWatch seeks viral news editor [US]

Experienced editors can apply for a position in New York.

Journalism competition seeks entries [Europe]

Journalists from the 47 countries in the Council of Europe can compete for the European Press Prize.

Thomson Reuters offers internship program [Worldwide]

Students or recent graduates with a strong interest in journalism can apply for a paid internship in one of the organization's international bureaus.

Fellowships send journalism students abroad [US]

Graduate and undergraduate students studying in American universities and Americans studying abroad can apply for one of 14 scholarships or internships.