20 media opportunities & more your career may need this July

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Are you interested in journalism and media opportunities? You can check the lists below for media and journalism opportunities that resonate with your niche and media career.

These media and journalism opportunities include training, grants, fellowships and award from which media professionals and journalists can benefit. SOme of them have deadlines expiring this July.

It is pertinent to note that interested applicants must prepare their essays, proposals and other necessary details ahead in order to avoid late submissions.

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  1. Apply for multimedia journalism license:DEADLINE: JULY 1, 2021 —ESJ Lille and the University of Lille are offering a license in multimedia journalism for a ten-month duration. APPLY HERE
  2. Call for entries: The Planet Award: DEADLINE: JULY 1, 2021 —The Global Youth & News Media is currently accepting entries from news organizations for the 2021 Planet Award. APPLY HERE
  3. TV, Radio journalists can apply for 2021 AIBs awards: DEADLINE: JULY 2, 2021 —The Association for International Broadcasting is currently accepting applications for the annual AIBs awards. APPLY HERE
  4. Climate solutions journalism fellowship: DEADLINE [EXTENDED]: JULY 2, 2021 —Climate Tracker, in partnership with One Earth, invites applications for a 6-month paid media mentorship-fellowship. APPLY HERE
  5. Call for applications: Solutions Journalism Africa Fellowship: DEADLINE: JULY 3, 2021 —Solutions Journalism Africa Fellowship invites applications from individuals interested in promoting health or development-focused African solutions through visual, written, oral and digital media. APPLY HERE
  6. Social media training/fellowship for youth, SME and campus journalists: DEADLINE: JULY 3, 2021 —Digital Literacy Advocacy Club and Centre for Information Technology and Development invite applications for a virtual social media training/fellowship. APPLY HERE
  7. Bertha Challenge: Fellowships for Activists and Investigative Journalists: DEADLINE: JULY 3, 2021 —Bertha Foundation invites applications from activists and investigative journalists for the third Bertha Challenge. APPLY HERE
  8. Reporters needed at The Sun Newspaper: DEADLINE: JULY 7, 2021 — The Sun Newspaper is looking to employ young, daring, smart, and intelligent reporters across Nigeria. APPLY HERE
  9. Call for applications: #CREATESAFESPACES storytelling project: DEADLINE: JULY 9, 2021 —Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ) invites applications for its #CREATESAFESPACES Storytelling Project. APPLY HERE
  10. Reporting grants and workshop on digital identity, data & technology in Nigeria: DEADLINE: JULY 9, 2021 —The Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP) at Wits Journalism in Johannesburg and Paradigm Initiative (PIN) based in Nigeria, seek proposals from Nigerian-based journalists for reporting grants and workshop participation. APPLY HERE
  11. Workshop for journalists at the Data Institute: The Ida B. Wells Society, ProPublica and OpenNews invite journalists to attend Data Institute, a free workshop that teaches journalists how to use data, design and code. APPLY HERE
  12. EJN: Fisheries subsidies story grants for journalists: DEADLINE: JULY 13, 2021 — Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is offering reporting grants to journalists for in-depth stories on fisheries subsidies issues. APPLY HERE
  13. Wole Soyinka Media Lecture to hold on July 13th: The 13th edition of the Wole Soyinka Media Lecture Series has been scheduled to hold on Tuesday, 13th July 2021. APPLY HERE
  14. Call for entries: Constructive Journalism Fellowship: DEADLINE: JULY 15, 2021 —DW Akademie is offering a Constructive Journalism Fellowship for media professionals from the Middle East and Africa. APPLY HERE
  15. McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism: DEADLINE: JULY 16, 2021— The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism seeks stories that tackle issues related to the global economy, finance and business. APPLY HERE
  16. Vacancies for reporters, investigative journalists, copy editors: DEADLINE: JULY 18, 2021 —A leading Nigerian newspaper is looking to employ reporters, investigative journalists and copy editors. APPLY HERE
  17. Global Short Docs Forum seeks short documentaries: DEADLINE: JULY 22, 2021 —The Global Short Docs Forum invites entries from filmmakers of short documentaries with new and original narratives. APPLY HERE
  18. IWMF: Global Health Reporting Initiative on vaccines and immunization: DEADLINE: JULY 22ND, 2021 —The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) invites applications for the 2021 Global Health Reporting Initiative on vaccines and immunization. APPLY HERE
  19. Student ambassador, contributor needed at The Republic: DEADLINE: JULY 25, 2021 —The Republic seeks to hire a paid student ambassador and a paid student contributor for her student-focused projects in Lagos. APPLY HERE
  20. Call for Data Stories: United Nations World Data Forum 2021: DEADLINE: JULY 25, 2021 —United Nations World Data Forum is open for short videos, visualization/infographics, graphical story/story map (web-based) that highlight data innovations and initiatives. APPLY HERE



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