Basic Journalism

Basic Journalism


Knight Center hosts MOOC on news design [Worldwide]

Journalists and other professionals interested in graphic design and visual storytelling can participate in this free course June 27 to July 31.

BBC offers journalism traineeship [UK]

Journalists with some experience who want to broaden their broadcasting skills can apply for this program in Cardiff.

East-West Center offers study tour [Asia Pacific, US]

The New Generation Seminar focusing on cultural heritage and identity will take place over two weeks in Honolulu, Hawaii, Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Yangon, Myanmar.

Free webinar on interviewing available [Russia]

Russian-speaking journalists interested in strengthening their interviewing skills can attend this free webinar.

Travel writing scholarship available [Worldwide]

Three aspiring writers will take part in a workshop in Melbourne, followed by a 10-day trip across Australia.

UNICEF hosts digital reporting internship [Somalia]

Aspiring digital journalists ages 15 to 24 can apply for this training program in Mogadishu.

The Chronicle seeks interns [US]

Early-career and aspiring journalists interested in covering higher education can apply for this internship in Washington.

Scholarship available to study in the US [Caribbean, Brazil]

Undergraduate students can apply for a US$5,000 to US$50,000 scholarship from singer Rihanna's Clara Lionel Foundation.

Deadline approaching: grants for journalism training [UK]

The Journalism Diversity Fund offers grants to budding, diverse British journalists planning to attend courses accredited by the National Council for the Training of Journalists.

In defense of old-school reporting tactics in the age of data journalism

ICFJ Knight Fellow Christopher Guess explains why data journalism technologies will never replace tried-and-true journalism skills.

Christopher Guess | May 17, 2016