Deadline: 8 June 2016 Connecting Continents is a pilot project offering working grants for mixed teams of African and European journalists to investigate financial governance in Africa. The project is launched by Journalismfund.eu in cooperation with Oxfam Novib, which provides the money for the grants. Funding available The Program provides €100,000 for working grants for Sub-Saharan African journalists collaborating with European colleagues. Eligibility Criteria Only intercontinental … [Read more...] about JournalismFund.eu: 2016 Connecting Continents Grants for African-European Journalists
Deadline: 31 March 2016 Nominations are open for Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) 2016 AAJA Lifetime Achievement award to individuals who has demonstrated courage and commitment to the principles of journalism over the course of a life’s work, as well as dedication to issues important to the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit educational and professional organization with more than 1,600 members … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2016 AAJA Lifetime Achievement Award!
Deadline: 7 March 2016 JournalismFund.eu is inviting European journalists for its Cross-Border Grants 2016 to support teams of journalists from several countries working out of each their country on a common story thus compiling multiple research competencies and safeguarding publication to various audiences. Journalismfund.eu occasionally supports individual journalists working on European stories. Publication to multiple audiences and in several countries is considered important in order to … [Read more...] about JournalismFund.eu: 2016 Cross-Border Grants to Support Journalism in Europe
Deadline: 15 April 2016 impactAFRICA is seeking applications from teams of journalists or news innovators from all across the world for African Data Journalism Fund for Investigative Projects. It is a new initiative that seeks to support pioneering data journalism that tackles development issues, such as public health care, in six initial African countries: Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania and Zambia. impactAFRICA is the continent’s largest fund for data-driven story telling. It … [Read more...] about impactAFRICA: Seeking Applications for African Data Journalism Fund for Investigative Projects!
Deadline: 1 March 2016 The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is currently inviting applications for Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship program to promote the quality of responsible and discerning journalism that exemplified the work of Edward R. Murrow. Launched in 1949 with support from the Carnegie Corporation, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) and renamed in 1965, the program was in Edward R. Murrow honor and is supported by the CBS Foundation and Ford Foundation. One CFR resident … [Read more...] about Council of Foreign Relations: Seeking Applications for Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship Program
Deadline: 18 February 2016 Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is currently inviting applications for its 2016 Biodiversity Story Grant to support the production of in-depth stories that highlight previously untold threats to global biodiversity or explore new conservation-based solutions. Grants available EJN is offering grants typically ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 depending on the proposal and method of coverage. Eligibility Criteria The Earth Journalism Network is looking to … [Read more...] about Earth Journalism Network: 2016 Biodiversity Story Grant of up to $2,000 to Support Global Biodiversity
Deadline: 28 February 2016 The Leading Change Journalism Bursary program invites young persons from the commonwealth region, who are keen to develop their journalism skills and experience while building a portfolio. Award Information 5 bursaries of up to £900 will be awarded to one young person from each commonwealth regions. Eligibility Criteria The young people from the following commonwealth regions can apply: Africa, Asia, Canada and Europe, Caribbean and Americas and Pacific. To … [Read more...] about Leading Change Journalism Bursary: Opportunity Leading Change through Communication!
Deadline: 15 February 2016 The YaLa Academy's Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism invites the leading journalists and new media experts from the Middle Eastern and African region for its 4 months training program in basic journalism techniques, photo- and video-journalism and 21st Century activism. This online program is a unique combination of new media training and peacebuilding experience. In regions where media is too often a tool for nationalism, division and fear, YaLa citizen … [Read more...] about YaLa Citizen Journalism Program: Bringing Together the Leading Journalists from the MENA Region
Deadline: 29 February 2016 EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is seeking applications from journalists worldwide for its Nature Travel Grant Scheme 2016, which provides grants to help cover the cost of attendance at ESOF2016. The Grant Scheme offers journalists and members of media organizations from around the world the opportunity to attend ESOF for free. The purpose of the foundation is to provide leading scientists, researchers, journalists, business people, policy makers and the general public … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Nature Travel Grant Scheme 2016 for Journalists Worldwide!
Deadline: 1 March 2016 Do you have an idea for a big story? Do you want to write and report it to the highest standards, with quality editorial support and a generous expenses budget that lets you explore your subject in depth? Would you like that story to be published across southeast Europe and perhaps make international impact? If yes, then apply now for the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence. Each year, 10 journalists are chosen through open competition to conduct in-depth … [Read more...] about Submit Your Idea for Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence Program 2016!