Category Archives: Foreign coverage

Bringing Home the World: International Reporting Fellowship Program for Minority Journalists

The Bringing Home the World Fellowship helps U.S.-based minority journalists cover compelling yet under-reported international stories, increasing the diversity of voices in global news. The program helps level the playing field and redress the inequality minority journalists often face by … Continue reading

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Fellowship sends journalists to Japan

Midcareer professionals with an interest in U.S.-Japan relations can apply. The International Affairs Fellowship in Japan (IAF-J), sponsored by Hitachi, Ltd., is accepting candidates. The program provides a selected group from academia, business, government, media, NGOs and think tanks the opportunity to spend a period of … Continue reading

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International reporting opportunity for U.S.-based minority journalists

U.S.-based minority journalists selected for ICFJ’s Bringing Home the World: International Reporting Fellowship Program for Minority Journalists can travel to a country of their choice to cover compelling yet under-reported stories. Apply by March 31, 2015. The program aims to level the playing field and … Continue reading

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IWMF seeks applicants for trips to Africa

Women journalists with at least three years of experience and excellent English skills can apply for reporting trips. The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is leading five trips to Africa over the course of 2015 as part of its African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative. The first round will … Continue reading

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Investigative journalism grants available in Europe

Journalists with ideas for cross-border stories can apply for research grants. Journalismfund.eu is offering grants to teams of journalists from several countries working out of each of their countries on a common story, thus compiling multiple research competences and targeting … Continue reading

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Reporting trip to Nepal accepting applications

  https://ijnet.org/en/opportunities/reporting-trip-nepal-accepting-applications-worldwide Innovative journalists, bloggers, influential social media practitioners and other media professionals can apply for a two-week reporting trip to Nepal. Johns Hopkins University’s International Reporting Project will conduct the reporting trip April 25 to May 7. The trip will focus … Continue reading

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Pulitzer grant for crisis reporting open

http://ijnet.org/en/opportunities/pulitzer-grant-crisis-reporting-open-worldwide Journalists who reside outside the United States interested in crisis reporting can apply for a US$5,000 travel grant. The Persephone Miel Fellowship will fund a reporting project that focuses on a global crisis underreported in the mainstream American media. The … Continue reading

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Apply for The Arthur F. Burns Fellowships

American journalists have until March 1, 2015, to apply for a professional exchange program in Germany. Successful applicants will spend August and September living, working and reporting for their home and host news organizations from across the Atlantic. The Arthur … Continue reading

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Fellowship for covering the Amazon

Environmental journalists can apply for a fellowship to cover business practices in the Amazon. Mongabay.org seeks applications from environmental journalists for its Special Reporting Initiative (SRI) Program. Chosen fellows will then report on the Brazilian Development Bank and the Amazon and … Continue reading

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NABJ Member April Simpson Publishes Work From Central Africa

On a fellowship from the International Women’s Media Foundation NABJ member April Simpson went to Central Africa. Check out here work for the International Business Times here: http://www.ibtimes.com/central-africas-ecotourism-set-rebound-though-lingering-conflicts-proposed-oil-drilling-endanger   Please follow and like us:

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