The Republic seeks writing on Nigeria’s political landscape

DEADLINE: DECEMBER 26, 2021 —The Republic invites writers to critically discuss the theme, “The Road to 2023: Nigeria’s Changing Political Landscape” for its February-March 2022 print issue.

Submissions will cover under-discussed and underreported aspects of Nigerian politics, especially in marking a close to the Buhari administration and ahead of the 2023 elections.

The Republic seeks analytical and engaging essays, lectures, speeches, reading lists and book reviews that can serve as authoritative/definitive subject-matter guides to both scholars and professionals.

Interested writers will submit entries ranging from 1,500 to 3,500 words.

Authors of accepted submissions to this issue will be paid.

The deadline for submission of first drafts is December 26th, 2021.



The Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists

DEADLINE: ROLLING —The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists is open for applications from woman-identifying journalists around the world. APPLY HERE

Pulitzer Center’s data journalism grants

DEADLINE: ROLLING— The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting invites applications for innovative data-driven journalism projects that spotlight under reported issues. APPLY HERE

Apply for OTF’S Rapid Response Fund

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

Freelance journalists can apply for grants at Rory Peck Trust

Rory Peck Trust is offering Assistance Grants to professional freelance journalists and their families who are facing crises related to their work. APPLY HERE

Women journalists can apply for IWMF Fund

DEADLINE: ROLLING — The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is accepting applications for the Howard G. Buffett Fund to support women journalists. APPLY HERE

VACANCY: Communications Intern Needed at ICFJ

DEADLINE: ROLLING — The International Center For Journalists (ICFJ) is looking for a committed and talented intern to join its communications team. APPLY HERE

Apply to investigate impact of COVID-19 on atrocity risks

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

VACANCY: Opportunities for freelance journalists

Freelance journalists who are available for immediate engagement in Nigeria can apply. APPLY HERE