Basic Journalism

Basic Journalism


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.

Thomson Reuters hosts journalism training program [Worldwide]

Aspiring reporters, recent graduates or business journalists with English proficiency can apply for a nine-month training program in a major Reuters bureau.

The Nation hosts student writing contest [US]

College and high school students are invited to submit an essay to this contest.