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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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
You won’t be covering the horse race — you’ll be covering voting itself: voting rights, election integrity, cyber security of election systems, etc. And you’ll be helping journalists across the country cover it, too. Electionland started in the run-up to the … Continue reading
So you want to be a journalist. You want to learn how a great magazine comes together, how to cover breaking news, how investigations happen, how awards are won. You want skills, you want experience, and you wouldn’t mind cash. … Continue reading
The Fund for Investigative Journalism’s Board of Directors meets three times each year to consider grant applications for investigative projects. The next deadline is Monday, May 7, 2018 at 11:59 pm Eastern time. The maximum grant is $10,000. Grants cover out-of-pocket … Continue reading
REPORTING TRIP DATES: June 14 – 29, 2018 DEADLINE: March 26, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time (New York) APPLY: IWMF’s Submittable page The IWMF is pleased to announce its Reporting Fellowships to El Salvador and the U.S./Mexico Border: Laredo and Eagle Pass, Texas. … Continue reading
The Bringing Home the World Fellowship sends U.S. minority journalists overseas to cover stories that resonate with their local communities. We aim to support diverse new voices and fresh perspectives on underreported global issues, and advance minority journalists’ careers. Applications … Continue reading