ABOUTThe NABJ Global Journalism Task Force exists to increase and improve black journalists’ coverage of other countries as well as the African Diaspora by strengthening resources, maintaining an international sourcebook and fostering the idea that reporters need not be foreign correspondents to cover news in the world’s 195 countries. The task force recognizes groundbreaking work by African journalists with the annual Percy Qoboza Award and provides opportunities for foreign coverage through the Ethel Payne Fellowship.
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The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism, an initiative of the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism, began offering Fellowships to accomplished business journalists in the summer of 2014. Nearly two dozen veteran journalists have since been … Continue reading
Journalists, documentary filmmakers, photographers and multimedia producers working on longform, deeply reported nonfiction projects are invited to apply for this fellowship. The Logan Nonfiction Program is accepting candidates for the fall 2018 fellowship, which will run from October to December at the Carey Institute … Continue reading
Independent media organizations, civic groups and associations can apply. The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is seeking proposals for projects that advance democratic goals and strengthen democratic institutions. NED encourages applications from organizations working in diverse environments including newly established democracies, semi-authoritarian countries, … Continue reading
Storytellers, conservationists, educators and researchers can apply for a grant. National Geographic Society is accepting applications for its Request for Proposals grant with a focus on documenting human migrations. Projects must document the causes and effects of one or more examples of … Continue reading
College students and recent graduates can apply for this free program. NPR’s Next Generation Radio is a weeklong digital journalism training project. The next program will take place June 25 to 29 in Philadelphia. Participants will be selected to build their skills, … Continue reading
As part of its African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative, the IWMF will continue to lead groups of women journalists to the Central African Republic, DRC, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda between 2015-2018. By 2019, more than 250 women journalists … Continue reading
The Kurt Schork Memorial Fund is now accepting submissions for its 2018 awards in international journalism.
Since its inception in 2002, the Kurt Schork Memorial Fund has sought to support those journalists Kurt most admired, the freelancers and local reporters whose work is often poorly paid, mostly unsung and all too often fraught with danger. Today, … Continue reading
Jack Jones Literary Arts is hosting its second annual writing retreat at Blue Sky Retreat, Taos, New Mexico. This two-week retreat will be held October 13- 27, 2018, and is open exclusively to women of color. Jenna Wortham joins us as our 2018 … Continue reading
The writer of the Europe edition of the New York Times Morning Briefing guides readers through the most important or interesting news of the day and collects the best of The Times in a user-friendly, scannable format. This person is … Continue reading
Have you always wanted to visit Finland? Have you ever wondered what the Finnish society and Finnish way of life look like? How does spending three weeks in the country, and finding out yourself, sound to you? ThisisFINLAND Foreign Correspondents’ … Continue reading