Google News Initiative Newsroom Leadership Program at Columbia Journalism School

Fully Funded Google News Initiative Newsroom Leadership Program

The program aims to enhance the leadership skills and nimble decision-making capacity of emerging newsroom leaders in the Asia-Pacific region, with particular focus on applied technology, audience-centric behaviors, design thinking, data applications, understanding business models and editorial innovation. Fellows will gain skills and knowledge to make better strategic decisions for their newsrooms and audiences. Each…

Paradigm Initiative Digital Rights and Inclusion Media Fellowship 2019

Digital Rights and Inclusion Media Fellowship 2019

Paradigm Initiative is calling for applications from interested and eligible candidates for the second edition of its Digital Rights and Inclusion Media Fellowship. The Fellowship is a 4-month program designed to immerse outstanding, early career, journalists in digital rights and digital inclusion advocacy – and intervention efforts – in Africa. Selected journalists will work with Paradigm…

United Nations Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship 2019

Fully Funded United Nations Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship 2019 (Fully Funded To New York)

The Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship is a unique opportunity for young (22 to 35), working journalists from developing countries and countries with economies in transition to cover the United Nations. Hosted every fall at UN Headquarters, the programme brings a select group of journalists to New York to cover the opening of the General…

Thomson Foundation/Mojofest Mobile Journalism Competition

Thomson Foundation/Mojofest Mobile Journalism Competition 2019 (Fully Funded To Ireland)

The Thomson Foundation mobile journalism competition is a leading showcase for mobile journalism (‘mojo’) talent. In partnership with Mojofest, the competition is now in its fifth year. Every spring, applications are invited from those who have what it takes to become the next mojo star. Applicants are required to submit a feature story or news report filmed and edited entirely on…

European Commission Lorenzo Natali Media Prize

European Commission Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2019 (€10,000 Award)

The Lorenzo Natali Media Prize was launched in 1992 to recognise excellence in reporting on development issues, inequality, human rights, and poverty eradication. It was created by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO), and named after Lorenzo Natali, an early champion of European development policy. Today, the Lorenzo Natali Media Prize’s community…

UNESCO Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists

UNESCO Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists (Fully Funded)

Journalists throughout the world are increasingly faced with threats that range from harassment to arbitrary detention, kidnapping, physical attacks, and in the most extreme cases, killing. Threats to journalist occur both online and offline and women journalists are particularly affected by gender-specific forms of attacks, such as sexual harassment and violence. UNESCO is the mandated…

Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program

Fully Funded Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program 2019

The Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program is dedicated to emerging writers from the Cities of Literature of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. The Program was created with the belief that the Network provides an excellent opportunity to develop interconnections, boost mobility, and offer professionalization services for writers. It aims to promote the Cities of Literature Network,…

Youth HubAfrica Media Training and Paid Internship Program 2019

Media Training and Paid Internship Program 2019

The second Edition of YouthHubAfrica Media Internship Program enables Young graduates with a passion for Media to get trained, also develop and apply the acquired skills at YouthHubAfrica. The MIP 1 provided digital media & Digital photography/Videography skills for 14 young Nigerians and got internship placements for 6 months.  The MIP 2 provides Young graduates…

Reuters Institute University of Oxford

Fully Funded Reuters Institute Journalist Fellowship 2019

The Reuters Institute, based at the University of Oxford, offers a limited number of Journalist Fellowships each year. The fully-funded Fellowships are aimed at practising journalists from all over the world, to enable them to research a topic of their choice, related to their work and the broader media industry, before returning to newsrooms. The Fellowships offer an opportunity to network with a global group…