DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 15, 2021 —Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) invites submissions for its short story writing competition on smallholders’ lives.
Applicants must submit real-life stories on the theme: Smallholder and Oil palm Plantation.
First to third-place winners will receive cash prizes of $1,000, $750, and $500 respectively.
Two Special Recognition will also be awarded $200.
Applicants can submit entries in the following categories:
✓ Decent Work, Education, and Sustainable Community
✓ Poverty Alleviation, Zero Hunger, Health and Economic Growth
✓ Climate Action, Environment and Biodiversity
Stories can be submitted in English, Indonesia, Malaysia, Spanish, or French.
The deadline for submissions is September 15th, 2021.
MORE MEDIA AND JOURNALISM OPPORTUNITIES FROM I-79 MEDIA
DEADLINE: ROLLING —The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists is open for applications from woman-identifying journalists around the world. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: ROLLING— The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting invites applications for innovative data-driven journalism projects that spotlight under reported issues. APPLY HERE
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