The 2020 One World Media Fellowship has announced that it has selected twenty fellows for the distinguished programme.
The organiser of the programme has been supporting new talent from around the world.
The organiser also said it received a record-breaking number of entries from more countries than ever before, adding that the quality, diversity and passion of the applications was overwhelming.
These One World Media Fellows who are working on film, print, audio or multimedia are to produce engaging and creative media in developing countries.
The projects to be carried out by these One World Media Fellows will bring together integrity and creativity to present underreported stories that break down stereotypes and build cross-cultural connections.
The One World Media Fellowship is aimed at supporting aspiring journalists and filmmakers all over the world.
Benefits of the fellowship include;
- Year-long, remote programme of support
- £1,000 production grant
- Executive producer for your project
- One-to-one career mentorship
- Fair Reporting and Security Guidance
- Industry workshops + webinars
- Network of like-minded Fellowship alumni
MORE OPPORTUNITIES FROM I-79 MEDIA
Code for Africa, with support from Google News Initiative and the World Bank’s Global Media Development ProgrammeGlobal, has launched a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) specifically designed for African journalists. ENROL HERE
The One World Media Awards has announced its final selection of this year’s nominees for its award. READ HERE
Youths Digest, the organiser of annual Campus Journalism Awards & Dialogue, has trained campus journalists on factual reporting and safety precautions to be observed while reporting the coronavirus pandemic. READ HERE
DEADLINE: JUNE 19, 2020 ― Non-governmental organisations worldwide working to advance democratic goals and strengthen democratic institutions can apply for the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) grant. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: JUNE 19, 2020 ― PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival is accepting films on migration, diversity and social inclusion from interested applicants below the age of 25. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: Roling basis― 50by40, a global initiative which focuses on significantly reducing global animal product consumption is seeking to employ the services of a Communications Intern. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: JUNE 15, 2020 ― In Money Trail, Journalismfund.eu offers working grants for (teams of) African, Asian and European journalists to investigate cross-border illicit financial flows, tax abuse money laundering and corruption in Africa, Asia and Europe. APPLY HERE.
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, 2020 ― The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting is seeking proposals that develop innovative approaches to reporting on the novel coronavirus crisis using collaboration among journalists and newsrooms across state lines or national borders. APPLY HERE.
DEADLINE: JUNE 20, 2020 ― Journalists from across the globe can apply for the Summer School on Investigative Reporting between August 19 and 22, 2020 at the Stockholm School of Economics in Latvia. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: JUNE 15, 2020 ― Writers in Africa are encouraged to apply for the African Writers Awards.
The African Writers Awards is hosted every year by the African Writers Development Trust since 2018. APPLY HERE.
DEADLINE: Roling basis ― The National Geographic Society is calling for journalists all around the globe who wish to cover COVID-19 within their own communities to apply for its COVID-19 emergency fund. APPLY HERE.
DEADLINE: Roling basis ― Female journalists who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF)’s $2,000 Journalism Relief Fund. APPLY HERE.
First Draft has created an e-learning facility for journalists all over the world reporting activities as regards the coronavirus pandemic. ENROL HERE.
DEADLINE: JUNE 30, 2020 – Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany, has announced a special ‘Stay at Home’ Media Award to recognise journalists reporting coronavirus (COVID-19) in Africa. APPLY HERE