2021 UN Correspondents Association (UNCA) Awards

DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 15, 2021 —The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) invites entries from journalists for its 25th anniversary of the UNCA Awards.

The UNCA Awards honour best journalistic coverage in print, broadcast (TV & Radio) and online, web-based media.

Journalists from anywhere in the world can apply for any of the Awards, namely:

1. The Elizabeth Neuffer Memorial Prize for coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic.

2. The Prince Albert II of Monaco and UNCA Global Prize for Coverage of Climate Change.

3. The Ricardo Ortega Memorial Prize
for coverage of the United Nations, UN agencies and field operations.

Work must have been published between September 2019 and August 2021.

Entries can be submitted in any of the official UN languages: English, French, Arabic, Chinese, Spanish, and Russian. However, a written transcript in English or French must be included.

The deadline for submission is September 15th, 2021



The Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists

DEADLINE: ROLLING —The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists is open for applications from woman-identifying journalists around the world. APPLY HERE

Pulitzer Center’s data journalism grants

DEADLINE: ROLLING— The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting invites applications for innovative data-driven journalism projects that spotlight under reported issues. APPLY HERE

Apply for OTF’S Rapid Response Fund

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

Freelance journalists can apply for grants at Rory Peck Trust

Rory Peck Trust is offering Assistance Grants to professional freelance journalists and their families who are facing crises related to their work. APPLY HERE

Women journalists can apply for IWMF Fund

DEADLINE: ROLLING — The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is accepting applications for the Howard G. Buffett Fund to support women journalists. APPLY HERE

VACANCY: Communications Intern Needed at ICFJ

DEADLINE: ROLLING — The International Center For Journalists (ICFJ) is looking for a committed and talented intern to join its communications team. APPLY HERE

Apply to investigate impact of COVID-19 on atrocity risks

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

VACANCY: Opportunities for freelance journalists

Freelance journalists who are available for immediate engagement in Nigeria can apply. APPLY HERE