Writing and Editing

Writing and Editing


The Guardian seeks correspondent [Africa]

Experienced journalists with strong knowledge of the issues affecting Africa can apply for the position in Johannesburg.

Essay competition accepting entries [Indonesia]

Women authors ages 35 and younger can submit a nonfiction essay to the Indonesian Scholarship and Research Support Foundation and win up to IDR10,000,000 (US$692.27).

Globo publisher offers internship [Brazil]

College students scheduled to graduate between December 2016 and July 2017 can apply for this program in São Paulo or Rio de Janeiro.

Training for young film critics offered [Worldwide]

Journalists younger than 30 can apply to cover the International Film Festival Rotterdam in the Netherlands.

The New York Times launches David Carr Fellowship [US]

Early-career journalists can apply for a new fellowship to spend two years at the newspaper.

St. Louis Public Radio's Kelsey Proud offers tips for engaging niche audiences

During a recent NPR editorial training webinar, engagement editor Kelsey Proud outlined seven questions all journalists should ask themselves to involve their target audience.

Sam Berkhead | September 16, 2015

American University seeks content writer [UAE]

Budding writers who are fluent in English and Arabic can apply for this position in Dubai.

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.

On data’s role in investigative reporting: “It’s all about the evidence”

Award-winning data journalist David Donald shares insights on how journalists can use data and numbers to augment their interviewing, writing and reporting.

Sam Berkhead | September 07, 2015

New media contest seeks entries [Worldwide]

Students, bloggers, artists and writers can submit innovative storytelling pieces.