DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 27, 2023 — The International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR) wants journalists to apply for its Open Contract Reporting Project (OCRP).
The OCPR is an accountability reporting project that seeks to promote fiscal transparency and accountability in the budget and procurement processes in Nigeria.
Print, electronic and online journalists across the six geo-political zones if Nigeria, with a minimum of three years experience can apply.
Qualified female journalists are strongly encouraged to apply.
Selected journalists will report on open contract issues in their respective states. Freelancers with a track record of accountability reporting can apply.
Applicants must provide proof of previous critical reporting in the last 12 months.
The deadline for applications is February 27, 2023.
MEDIA AND JOURNALISM OPPORTUNITIES FROM I-79 MEDIA
DEADLINE: ROLLING — The O’Shaughnessy Fellowship is a one-year programme open to innovative creators around the world. APPLY HERE
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DEADLINE: ROLLING —The Pulitzer Center’s global reporting grants support in-depth, high-impact reporting on critical issues that are often overlooked in the media, from global health to climate change. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: ROLLING —The RCDIJ Africa Fund is currently open for applications from journalists across Africa. APPLY HERE
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DEADLINE: ROLLING — Unbias the News is accepting pitches on underreported stories with global relevance. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: MARCH 1, 2023 — The Global Business Journalism programme is currently open for applications. The programme focuses on business and economic journalism. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: MARCH 3, 2023 — The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is currently accepting applications for the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: MARCH 24, 2023 — Journalists and staff at NGOs can submit investigative projects on violation of people’s and environmental rights. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: APRIL 12, 2023 — Journalists and other professionals working on projects in science, conservation, storytelling, education, and technology can apply for grants at the National Geographic Society. APPLY HERE