Basic Journalism

Basic Journalism


Tips for producing the perfect news video

Professor Judd Slivka of the Missouri School of Journalism offers tips to news editors searching for a strong multimedia component.

Judd Slivka | March 19, 2015

New site Efecto Cocuyo takes on independent reporting in Venezuela

The independent, community-driven news venture in Venezuela aims to tell the stories no one else will. 

Jessica Weiss | March 18, 2015

Journalism fellowships offered [EU]

The Nico Colchester Journalism Fellowship will place reporters at the Financial Times and The Economist.

Make your story stronger by writing during reporting process

Digital media trainer Steve Buttry shares how writing as you report can aid your work process and generate a clearer story.

Steve Buttry | March 13, 2015

Deadline extended: ICFJ accepting applications for trip to Japan [US]

Journalists can apply for the 19-day reporting tour as part of the "Illuminating Today's Japan for American Audiences" program.

7iber seeks interns [MENA]

College graduates or students who are digital natives can apply for internships in Amman, Jordan.

CNN seeks interns [US]

Journalism students can apply for a paid summer internship in Washington.

Scholarships for foreign correspondent program available [Worldwide]

The program, sponsored by Finland's Ministry for Foreign Affairs, provides an opportunity for students to learn about the work of a correspondent in a foreign country and learn more about Finnish society.

RTDNA scholarships, fellowships open [US]

Journalism students and young journalists can apply for up to US$10,000 in grants.

Journalism scholarships available [South Asia, US, Canada]

High school and college students of South Asian origin can apply for US$2,500 and US$5,000 scholarships from the South Asian Journalists Association.