DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 —The Journalism and Media Lab (Jamlab Africa) seeks proposals for in-depth reporting on journalism and media innovation and innovators in Africa.
Jamlab Africa will offer grants of up to ZAR20,000 for stories that focus on enabling innovators, journalists and media professionals to find information they need to help them innovate.
While journalists can pursue stories on broader journalism and media innovation framework and are based preferably outside of South Africa, the following are potential focus areas to guide applicants:
• Case studies based on real-world examples that inspire, warn or make you think differently about innovations or innovators within journalism and media in Africa.
• Profiles of innovators within the journalism and media arena in Africa.
• Research reports on media sustainability, business models, newsroom metrics and analytics.
Applicants must have good written command of English and should be able to commit to Jamlab’s deadlines.
The deadline for applications is September 30, 2022.
MEDIA AND JOURNALISM OPPORTUNITIES FROM I-79 MEDIA
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DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 26, 2022 —The Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists is pleased to present its flagship programme on October 17 to 19, 2022. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 1, 2022 —Submissions are invited for the 2022 Fetisov Journalism Awards. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 2, 2022 —The Journalists in Residence programme seeks journalists interested in deepening their knowledge and understanding of political economy. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 3, 2022 —The Wilson Center is currently accepting applications for its 9-month residential fellowships. The Center offers a stipend of $90,000 to fellows. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 14, 2022 —The fifth edition of the most prestigious sports journalism award, the AIPS Sport Media Awards, is open for entries. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 17, 2022 —Practitioners from developing democracies and non-democratic countries can apply for the 2023-2024 Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Programme. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 25, 2022 — The Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) 2021 Awards are currently open for entries. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2022 — Applications are open for fully-funded Chevening Scholarships to study for one-year master’s degrees at UK universities. APPLY HERE