The Boston Globe hosts Spotlight Investigative Journalism Fellowship [US]

Open Road Films and Participant Media sponsor a fellowship of up to US$100,000 for one or more individuals or teams of journalists to work on in-depth research and reporting projects.

Nonfiction writing contest open [Africa]

Emerging writers can compete for a US$500 prize from the Center for African Cultural Excellence (CACE).

ProPublica seeks fellows for Electionland Project [US]

Experienced journalists interested in covering voting rights, election integrity and more can apply for a paid, full-time fellowship in New York.

Malmö Arab Film Festival accepting submissions [MENA]

Documentarians from the Arab world are invited to submit their works to a film competition in Sweden.

iPhone photography competition open [Worldwide]

Images taken with an iPhone or iPad and not altered in Photoshop are eligible.

DW Akademie has 10 full scholarships for journalists [Worldwide]

Young journalists, media managers and communication professionals from Africa, Asia, Latin America or Eastern Europe who speak English and German can apply for a master’s program in Germany.

Columbia University offers new fellowship [US]

Budding and experienced journalists interested in civil rights reporting can apply for a one-semester fellowship at the Ira A. Lipman Center for Journalism and Civil and Human Rights.