20 journalism opportunities closing in February 2022

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With one month already gone in the year 2022, journalists and media practitioners are now looking for media and journalism opportunities closing in February 2022.

If you fall into this category of media practitioners, we’ve got a long list of opportunities to look out for before their deadlines in February 2022 and beyond.

Before you check them below, we are looking for volunteers to help us improve and develop the capacity of campus journalists in 2022. APPLY HERE if you’re interested in joining our team.

  1. Volunteers needed at I-79 Media Consults: Volunteers needed at I-79 Media Consults to help improve and develop the capacity of campus journalists in 2022. APPLY HERE
  2. African creative writers can apply for JIAS Writers’ WorkshopDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 1, 2022 —The Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS) seeks African creative writers to apply for its Inaugural Writers’ Workshop. APPLY HERE
  3. Young journalists can apply for Livingston AwardsDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 2, 2022 –Applications are invited for the 2022 Livingston Awards for Young Journalists. APPLY HERE
  4. Environmental journalists can apply for story grantsDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 7, 2022 –Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is offering reporting grants to indigenous environmental journalists to produce investigative stories. APPLY HERE
  5. Student journalists needed on CJID’s UDEME projectDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 7, 2022 —The Centre for Journalism Innovation and Development (CJID), formerly PTCIJ, seeks student journalists on its UDEME project. APPLY HERE
  6. Journalists, filmmakers can apply for One World Media AwardsDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 10, 2022 —The 2022 One World Media Awards are currently open for applications from journalists and filmmakers. APPLY HERE
  7. Apply for grants to investigate corruptionDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 11, 2022 —The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) is offering sub-grants to journalists to produce investigative reports on corruption. APPLY HERE
  8. Reuters Institute’s journalist fellowship programmeDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 14, 2022 –The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism invites applications for the Journalist Fellowship Programme. APPLY HERE
  9. Grant writer needed at Freedom of the Press FoundationDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 14, 2022 –Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF), a nonprofit organisation dedicated to protecting, defending, and empowering public interest journalism, is hiring a Grant Writer. APPLY HERE
  10. Africa Programme Officer needed at IPI: DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15, 2022 —The International Press Institute (IPI) is hiring an Africa Programme Officer. APPLY HERE
  11. Nominations for 2022 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom PrizeDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15, 2022 – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) seeks nominations for 2022 UNESCO /Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize. APPLY HERE
  12. Apply for BBC World News Komla Dumor awardDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 16, 2022 —Applications are invited for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award for an outstanding journalist with exceptional talent in telling African stories. APPLY HERE
  13. EJN offers 2022 coastal resilience story grantsDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 17, 2022 —Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is offering story grants to journalists to cover coastal resilience in their communities. APPLY HERE
  14. Call for nominations: 2022 ICFJ Knight International Journalism AwardsDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 20, 2022 – The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) invites nominations for the 2022 ICFJ Knight International Journalism Awards. APPLY HERE
  15. Science writers can pply for Peggy Girshman Idea GrantsDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 21, 2022 –The National Association of Science Writers (NASW) invites applications for the Peggy Girshman Idea Grants. APPLY HERE
  16. Call for Applications: 2022 Ochberg FellowshipDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 22, 2022 –Dart Center invites applications from journalists, photographers, and others for its flagship program, Ochberg Fellowship. APPLY HERE
  17. Apply for 2022 Courage in Photojournalism AwardDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 25, 2022 –The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) invites applications for the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award. APPLY HERE
  18. Tejumola Olaniyan creative writers-in-residence fellowshipDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28, 2022 –The Africa Institute invites applications for the 2022 Tejumola Olaniyan Creative Writers-in-Residence Fellowship. APPLY HERE
  19. Courses available at Wits Journalism: Wits Journalism is offering a range of courses for various degree programmes. Many of the courses are available as stand-alone options for which students will receive a certificate once the course is completed and passed. APPLY HERE
  20. Call for applications: 2022 Africa D4D journalism competitionDEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28, 2022 —The African Union – European Union (AU-EU) Digital for Development (D4D) Hub invites applications for the first Africa D4D Journalism Competition. APPLY HERE