Writing and Editing

Writing and Editing


Media competition seeks entries [Africa]

The Southern African Development Community Awards aim to recognize excellence in journalism and encourage media practitioners in member states to cover issues of the region.

The top 4 comebacks in journalism

As the digital news revolution progresses, a few surprising trends have come and gone. Here's a look back at some of the biggest.

Henrik Stahl | January 20, 2017

Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship open [US]

Print, broadcast and online journalists can apply for a nine-month fellowship at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York.

Literary exchange project accepting applications [Cameroon, Nigeria]

The Goethe-Institut in Lagos and Yaounde, in collaboration with Saraba Magazine and Bakwa Magazine, is organizing a mentored series of exchanges and workshops on creative nonfiction.

Thomson Reuters seeks chief correspondent [Brazil]

Experienced journalists fluent in Portuguese can apply for this position in São Paulo.

Society of Professional Journalists hosts contest [US]

Works published or broadcast in 2016 are eligible for the Sigma Delta Chi Awards.

Scholarships available for writing residency [Worldwide]

Fiction and nonfiction writers, journalists, freelance critics or curators, artists and academics can apply for a monthlong journalism residency in Alberta, Canada.

Instagram seeks community editor [Brazil]

Journalists with at least four years of experience can apply for this position in São Paulo.

Fellowship for writers available [South Asia]

Unpublished authors from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan can apply for the Charles Pick South Asian Fellowship in Norwich, United Kingdom.

ARIJ seeks investigative editor [MENA]

Experienced investigative journalists with advanced English skills can apply for this position in Amman, Jordan.