DEADLINE: OCTOBER 24, 2021 —Applications are invited for the sixteenth edition of the annual Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting.
Journalists from the print, online, photo, cartoon, television and radio genres in Nigeria are eligible to apply.
The Wole Soyinka Award seeks stories published between 4th October 2020 and 3rd October 2021.
The award honours journalists who expose public or corporate corruption, human rights abuses and regulatory failures.
An applicant may only submit a maximum of two entries.
The deadline for submission is October 24th, 2021.
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DEADLINE: ROLLING —The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists is open for applications from woman-identifying journalists around the world. APPLY HERE
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DEADLINE: ROLLING —Open Technology Fund (OTF) through its Rapid Response Fund is offering financial support and technical services to bloggers, cyber activists, journalists, and human rights defenders. APPLY HERE
Rory Peck Trust is offering Assistance Grants to professional freelance journalists and their families who are facing crises related to their work. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: ROLLING — The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is accepting applications for the Howard G. Buffett Fund to support women journalists. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: ROLLING — The International Center For Journalists (ICFJ) is looking for a committed and talented intern to join its communications team. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: ROLLING — The Stanley Center for Peace and Security is organising a multimedia project that examines how the Coronavirus pandemic and government responses can either mitigate or contribute to risk factors for atrocities. APPLY HERE
Freelance journalists who are available for immediate engagement in Nigeria can apply. APPLY HERE