Category Archives: South America

Call For Applications: Reporting Fellowship To Honduras & Guatemala

The IWMF is pleased to announce its first Reporting Fellowships of 2018 to Honduras and Guatemala. A group of six journalists will report on Governance and Civil Society from Guatemala City, Guatemala. Concurrently, six other journalists will cover Labor and … Continue reading

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Investigative journalism contest accepting submissions from Latin America

  Journalists who have published their work in Latin American or Caribbean news outlets in 2014 can compete. Transparency International and the Instituto Prensa y Sociedad organize the Latin American Investigative Journalism Award. The award’s purpose is to encourage greater … Continue reading

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Contest for agricultural reporting open

Journalists and students who covered agribusiness in South America can compete for the 2014 Massey Ferguson Journalism Awards. The contest aims to promote the coverage of issues related to the rural sector and Brazilian agriculture, focusing on matters that interfere … 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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Funds available for reporting on FIFA World Cup

Deadline: 12/6/13 Journalists and journalism students who want to investigate the preparations for the FIFA World Cup in Brazil can pitch their story ideas. Brazil’s Agência Pública will distribute four grants of BRL4,000 each for investigative reporting on the build-up … Continue reading

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ICFJ seeks fellows to lead mobile media projects in Asia/Southeast Asia, Latin America

Media professionals with strong leadership skills and experience in creating digital- and mobile-news content can apply. The International Center for Journalists seeks proposals for year-long Knight International Journalism Fellowships. The fellowships will introduce innovations that improve the way journalists and … Continue reading

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