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The Boston Globe hosts Spotlight Investigative Journalism Fellowship

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR Investigative project proposals from experienced journalists with substantive bodies of published or produced work that have appeared in major print, broadcast, radio, or online outlets. Story leads must have a U.S. domestic focus and be … Continue reading

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DW Akademie has 10 full scholarships for journalists

Young journalists, media managers and other communication professionals can apply. DW Akademie is accepting applications for its International Media Studies program (IMS) in Bonn, Germany. Students who successfully complete the four-semester program will be awarded a master of arts degree. … Continue reading

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Free online course on investigative journalism available

Anyone can register to attend this online course. Columbia University, through the edX platform, is offering the five-week course “Global muckraking: investigative journalism and global media,” starting Feb. 8. Participants will learn how journalists can expose corruption and human rights and labor abuses. … Continue reading

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NED offers grants for media projects

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, … Continue reading

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Earth Journalism Network offers grants for reporting on climate change

https://ijnet.org/en/opportunities/earth-journalism-network-offers-grants-reporting-climate-change-pacific The Earth Journalism Network is looking to capture these stories and support journalists in opening up the information flow around climate change issues in the region. Story Themes We are looking for story proposals focused on issues related to … Continue reading

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International Women’s Media Foundation trip to Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Women journalists with at least three years of experience and excellent English skills can apply for a reporting trip. The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is accepting applications for a trip to the Democratic Republic of the Congo as part of the African … Continue reading

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ProPublica’s 2017 Data Institute

https://www.propublica.org/nerds/item/propublica-2017-data-institute-learn-data-design-code-for-journalism ProPublica is proud to open applications for our 2017 Data Institute, a free 11-day intensive workshop on how to use data, design and programming for journalism. The workshop will be from June 7 to June 21 in ProPublica’s New … Continue reading

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Google News Lab Fellowship

We’re looking for students who are passionate about reporting and the role that technology can play in the pursuit of the craft. You must be a US student or a student studying in the US with a relevant visa to … Continue reading

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Call for Entries: The Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling

  http://www.icfj.org/our-work/call-entries-michael-elliott-award-excellence-african-storytelling The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in collaboration with ONE and the Elliott family seek entries for the inaugural 2017 Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling. Mike served as a distinguished editor at The Economist, Newsweek … Continue reading

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Grant available for literary reporting

The Matthew Power Literary Reporting Award is a grant of $12,500 to support the work of a promising early-career nonfiction writer on a story that uncovers truths about the human condition. In 2017 for the first time we will also … Continue reading

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