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…

British Council Future News Worldwide

British Council Future News Worldwide 2019 (Fully Funded)

British Council is looking for 100 of the world’s most talented, motivated and passionate student journalists to attend an intensive media training programme. You’ll receive exclusive coaching from world-leading editors, broadcasters, writers and reporters, and see how publishers around the world are using technology to find stories and bring them to life like never before.…

YALI Network

YALI Network Kenya Educate To Stop Fake News | Diplomacy Opportunities

The spread of Fake News has greatly polluted the internet society. The far reaching consequences of this were experienced during the Kenya 2017 election Period and even the US 2016 elections where voters were exposed to fake news causing disinformation  and manipulation. For this reason the YALI Network campaign to stop fake News called Checks…

British Council Future News Worldwide

British Council Future News Worldwide 2018 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Future News Worldwide is a unique partnership programme between the British Council and some of the world’s leading media organizations. It aims to assist young people to develop a wide range of journalism skills and to establish the UK as a global leader in the nurturing of young journalists and media figures.   The programme…

SAMIP

South Africa Media Innovation | Diplomacy Opportunities

South Africa Media Innovation (SAMIP) is a 3-year long program that will provide capacity building and financing to independent media in South Africa. The aim of the program is to promote innovation within the media sector, and also foster new voices. Winners will be selected by the SAMIP Advisory Panel, subject to approval by the MDIF…

ICLJ TruthBuzz Fact Checking Contest Challenge

TruthBuzz Fact Checking Contest (Win US$10,000) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Our global TruthBuzz challenge aims to invent new ways to help verified facts reach the widest possible audience.We want your creative solutions for taking fact-checking beyond long-form explanations and bullet points. We’re looking for ideas — — from everyone, not just journalists — that turn fact-checking into engaging, visual and interactive stories that are instantly understandable and shareable. We…

International Reporting Project

International Reporting Project (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The International Reporting Project is accepting applications from professional journalists to report on global religion issues. Applications will be reviewed in cycles on a rolling basis. Some of the areas on which proposals might focus include the relationship of religion to: conflict and peace environment and sustainability political economy and development health and education gender, race…

Training for Young Journalists on Reporting on climate change and sustainable development issues in Southeast Asia

Training on Climate Change and SDG Reporting, Southeast Asia 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The training will bring together young journalists, photojournalists and citizen reporters from Southeast Asia, media and climate/environment experts as well as some representatives of development partners in a view to enhance media monitoring and reporting on the globally interconnected issue of climate change. In particular, the workshop aims to: • Equip the young journalists, photojournalists…

British Council Future News Worldwide

British Council Future News Worldwide 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Future News Worldwide is a unique partnership programme between the British Council and some of the world’s leading media organisations. It aims to assist young people to develop a wide range of journalism skills and to establish the UK as a global leader in the nurturing of young journalists and media figures.   The programme…

International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF)

IWMF Courage in Journalism Awards | Diplomacy Opportunities

International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is inviting applications for The Courage in Journalism Awards to honor women journalists who set themselves apart by their extraordinary bravery. Facing and surviving danger to uncover the truth, they raise the bar for reporting under duress.  We also recognize the pioneers who kicked down barriers to make it possible for…