Writing and Editing

Writing and Editing


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies seeks media officer [North Africa]

Media professionals can apply for this position in Tunis, Tunisia.

Travel essay contest open [Worldwide]

Writers anywhere can submit travel articles, anecdotes and reflections to the blog I Must Be Off!, based in Germany.

Wired magazine seeks editorial fellows [US]

College graduates with professional reporting and writing experience can apply for these positions in San Francisco.

Journalism contest focuses on integration [Europe]

Journalists can submit articles and broadcast reports that help to overcome prejudice and encourage dialogue among European nations.

Travel writing scholarship available [Worldwide]

Three aspiring writers will take part in a workshop in San Francisco, followed by a 10-day trip across the United States.

Contest seeks nonfiction magazine articles, books [Canada]

Freelance journalists who write about social justice issues can apply for the Dave Greber Freelance Writers Awards.

Thomson Reuters seeks reporter [Saudi Arabia]

Arabic-speaking journalists with at least three years of reporting experience can apply for this position in Riyadh.

Workshop on narrative journalism open [Colombia]

Participants will learn to combine storytelling elements with hard reporting.

Fellowship for editorial writing open [US]

Midcareer editorial writers or columnists can apply for a US$75,000 fellowship to expand their knowledge of a public interest issue.

How to pitch story ideas: tips from journalists

Ricchiardi rounds up tips from editors and freelancers on crafting the perfect sell for your next piece. 

Sherry Ricchiardi | April 09, 2015