Apply for these 15 journalism and media opportunities this December

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Are you interested in journalism and media opportunities this December? You can check the list 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 from.

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. 2022 Fay Chiang Fellowship for Artistic JournalismDEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2021 —ArtsEverywhere is currently accepting submissions for the 2022 Fay Chiang Fellowship for Artistic Journalism. APPLY HERE
  2. Apply for Nieman-Berkman Klein Fellowship in Journalism InnovationDEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2021 —Applications are invited for the Nieman-Berkman Klein Fellowship in Journalism Innovation. APPLY HERE
  3. Online newspaper seeks reportersDEADLINE: DECEMBER 2, 2021 —A new online newspaper is hiring young graduates in Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Cross River, Edo and Rivers States. APPLY HERE
  4. UNESCO-Aschberg programme for artists and cultural professionalsDEADLINE: DECEMBER 3, 2021 —Projects are invited for the UNESCO-Aschberg Programme for Artists and Cultural Professionals. APPLY HERE
  5. Apply for global fact-checking mentorship programDEADLINE: DECEMBER 3, 2021 —The International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) in partnership with Meta invites applications for a global fact-checking mentorship program. APPLY HERE
  6. Apply for Nestlé Nigeria Media AwardsDEADLINE: DECEMBER 3, 2021 —Journalists can submit entries for the Nestlé Nigeria Media Awards. The Awards aim to reward professionalism and media excellence. APPLY HERE
  7. Apply for Prize for Cancer JournalismDEADLINE: DECEMBER 6, 2021 —Journalists can apply for the AACR June L. Biedler’s Prize for Cancer Journalism. APPLY HERE
  8. Vacancy for communications lead at PPDC in AbujaDEADLINE: DECEMBER 8, 2021 —The Public and Private Development Centre (PPDC) is hiring a Communications Lead in Abuja. APPLY HERE
  9. Grants available for media defence centres in sub-Saharan AfricaDEADLINE: DECEMBER 14, 2021 —NGOs and law centres can apply for grants to support the delivery of media defence centres in sub-Saharan Africa. APPLY HERE
  10. Logan Nonfiction Program seeks applications for 2022 FellowshipDEADLINE: DECEMBER 15, 2021 —The Logan Nonfiction Program is currently accepting applications for its 2022 fellowship classes. APPLY HERE
  11. Journalists can apply for Kim Wall Memorial FundDEADLINE: DECEMBER 16, 2021 —The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is currently accepting applications for the Kim Wall Memorial Fund. APPLY HERE
  12. Apply for Scripps Howard FellowshipDEADLINE: DECEMBER 19, 2021 —Applications are invited for the Scripps Howard Fellowship for individuals who want to start a career in investigative journalism. APPLY HERE
  13. The Republic seeks writing on Nigeria’s political landscapeDEADLINE: DECEMBER 26, 2021 —The Republic invites writers to critically discuss the theme, “The Road to 2023: Nigeria’s Changing Political Landscape” for its February-March 2022 print issue. APPLY HERE 
  14. Call for applications: 2021 Eyewitness Photojournalism GrantDEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, 2021 —Diversify Photo and the Pulitzer Center seek applications for the 2021 Eyewitness Photojournalism Grant. APPLY HERE
  15. Apply for Global Business Journalism programDEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, 2021 —Journalists can apply for the 2022 Global Business Journalism Program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. APPLY HERE