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Awards

Awards

EJC’s climate journalism award opens for entries

DEADLINE: JULY 5, 2024 — The European Journalism Centre, in partnership with the Google News Initiative, is accepting applications for its climate journalism award. The Award promotes innovative and creative storytelling that highlights the fight […]

Lorenzo Natali Media Prize
Awards

Lorenzo Natali Media Prize seeks entries from journalists

DEADLINE: JUNE 30, 2024 — Journalists can submit entries for the 2024 Lorenzo Natali Prize, which celebrates excellence in journalism. The Prize highlights stories on the human impact of climate, digital infrastructure, gender equality, human […]

Campus

Campus

CJID’s project for campus journalists seeks pitches

DEADLINE: ROLLING — Campus journalists across West Africa can submit pitches for the Centre for Journalism Innovation and Development (CJID)’s Next Gen/Campus Reporter project. Applicants must be students of tertiary institutions in West Africa. Applicants […]

2024 U-Monitors programme opens for student journalists 
Campus

2024 U-Monitors programme opens for student journalists 

DEADLINE: MARCH 23, 2024 — Applications are now open for the 2024 UDEME Monitors (U-Monitors) Programme, an initiative designed for student journalists focussing on uncovering and highlighting accountability and transparency issues within developmental projects. Interested […]

Campus

Fact-checking Media Workshop opens for applications

DEADLINE: JANUARY 25, 2024 — FactCheckAfrica, an initiative of Brain Builders Youth Development Initiative, seeks applications for its forthcoming Fact-checking Media Workshop in Ibadan, Oyo State. Journalists working with media firms, freelance journalists, and students […]

Conferences

Conferences & Scholarships

Environmental journalism scholarship for freelance journalists

DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 8, 2024 — Freelance journalists are encouraged to participate in the competition for this environmental journalism scholarship. The association of Journalists-Writers for Nature and Ecology (JNE) and Dauphine Foundation, in collaboration with the […]

Conferences & Scholarships

Global scholars exchange programme seeks Nigerian students

DEADLINE: JUNE 20, 2024 — Nigerian students with flair for writing, storytelling, communication, or journalism can apply for this student exchange programme. For the student exchange programme, the YouthhubAfrica, in collaboration with World’s Best News […]

Fellowships

Fellowships

Radcliffe Fellowship seeks proposals from journalists, writers, others

The Radcliffe Fellowship programme seeks proposals that address pressing social and policy issues and engage audiences beyond academia. Scientists, writers, journalists, scholars, public intellectuals, practitioners, and artists making a difference in their professional fields can […]

Trainings

Latest Opportunities

Safety training for news editors in Sub-Saharan Africa

DEADLINE: JULY 12, 2024 — The ACOS Alliance wants news editors and managers in sub-saharan Africa to apply for its safety training. The Editor Cohort Training Programme will hold from August 3 to 31, bringing […]

Latest Opportunities

Fact-checking masterclass for university students

Code for Africa (CfA) seeks applications for its fact-checking masterclass designed specifically for students of tertiary institutions. CfA is the largest network of African civic technology and investigative journalism labs building digital democracy solutions. The […]

Grants

Interviews

Resources