DEADLINE: JANUARY 19, 2023 — The Obama Foundation Scholars Programme at Columbia University seeks emerging leaders from the United States and around the world.
Those who have made meaningful contributions to their field and are now at a “breakthrough moment” in their careers can apply for the Obama Foundation Scholars Programme
Applicants must be fluent in English (verbal, written and spoken) and have the inclination to positively shape the future of their community.
The fellowship is a full-time, residential programme at Columbia and cannot be undertaken at the same time as a degree programme.
Selected scholars will get monthly stipend, a furnished studio apartment and all tuition and fees for up to four courses, among others.
The deadline for applications is January 19, 2023.
MEDIA AND JOURNALISM OPPORTUNITIES FROM I-79 MEDIA
Grants for underreported stories in Sub-Saharan Africa
DEADLINE: ROLLING — The Pulitzer Center is offering grants for underreported stories in Sub-Saharan Africa. Proposals should focus on issues such as water and sanitation, land degradation and coastal erosion, education, maternal health, and climate resilience. APPLY HERE
Pulitzer Center is offering global reporting grants
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
Call for applications: RCDIJ Africa Fund
DEADLINE: ROLLING —The RCDIJ Africa Fund is currently open for applications from journalists across Africa. APPLY HERE
Mongabay seeks pitches from journalists
DEADLINE: ROLLING — Mongabay seeks story pitches from journalists interested in writing about carbon credits, offsets or markets. APPLY HERE
Unbias the News seeks pitches on underreported stories
DEADLINE: ROLLING — Unbias the News is accepting pitches on underreported stories with global relevance. APPLY HERE
#PreventEpidemicsNaija journalism awards open for nominations
DEADLINE: JANUARY 2, 2023 —The Nigeria Health Watch seeks nominations for the third edition of the #PreventEpidemicsNaija Journalism Awards. APPLY HERE
Journalism fellowship examines professional ethics
DEADLINE: JANUARY 3, 2023 —Applications are invited for the 2023 Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE). APPLY HERE
Mundus Journalism programme offers international students scholarship
DEADLINE: JANUARY 10, 2023 —Applications are invited for the Mundus Journalism programme. International applicants are eligible for scholarships. APPLY HERE
Apply for Knight science journalism fellowship programme
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2023 —Applications are open for the 2023–24 Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Programme at MIT. APPLY HERE
TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting focuses on commercial bribery
DEADLINE: JANUARY 31, 2023 —The TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting recognises journalism that uncovers business-related bribery and financial crime. APPLY HERE
Knight-Bagehot fellowship in economics and business journalism
DEADLINE: JANUARY 31, 2023— Applications are currently open to mid-career journalists for the Knight-Bagehot fellowship in economics and business journalism. APPLY HERE
Apply for programme on business and economic journalism
DEADLINE: MARCH 1, 2023 — The Global Business Journalism programme is currently open for applications. The programme focuses on business and economic journalism. APPLY HERE
Grants for projects on science, conservation, others
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