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.
Category Archives: South America
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
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
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
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
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
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