Writing and Editing

Writing and Editing


Artists in Residency program in Italy open [Africa]

Nonfiction writers and videomakers, among others, can apply for a four-week residency at the Bellagio Center on Lake Como, Italy.

Workshop on essay writing offered [Spain]

Participants will explore the best examples of the genre and learn the keys to produce conclusive, well-supported essays.

Narrative journalism workshop open [Colombia]

Fondo de Cultura Económica, a nonprofit publishing house, will host its narrative journalism workshop FCE-2016 Aug. 17 to Oct. 29 in Bogotá. Participants will compete for a cash prize and to have their work published at El Tiempo newspaper.

Five transcription tools and apps every journalist can use

A look at some of the best free tools and apps to make transcribing interviews easier in this week's TechCorner, produced by

IJNet | July 22, 2016

Free master classes on digital journalism offered [Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia]

Staff and freelance journalists working for Russian-language media and with at least three years of professional experience can apply for this training in Moscow.

National Endowment for Democracy offers Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship [Worldwide]

Journalists can apply for a five-month residential fellowship at the International Forum for Democratic Studies in Washington.

Frontline Club hosts journalism awards [Worldwide]

Staff and freelance journalists who have shown integrity, courage and independent spirit in their work can enter this contest in four categories: photojournalism, broadcast, print and multimedia.

Contest highlights coverage of women's issues [MENA]

Tunisia's Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CAWTAR) and the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) organize a competition for the best journalistic works on women and decentralization.

Caixin Media seeks senior editor [China]

Experienced editors who are native English speakers can apply for this position in Beijing.

Collaborative journalism contest accepting pitches, stories [Worldwide]

Hostwriter, a platform that lets vetted journalists contact each other for collaboration opportunities, will award a total of EUR4,000 (US$4,434) for works of collaborative journalism and for a promising story pitch.