The Ariadne Network, which brings European donors and staff together to work in support of human rights, social change, and justice, released a seminal guide in collaboration with the Transparency and Accountability Initiative earlier this year. Written by Sameer Padania, “An Introduction to Funding Journalism and Media,” offers clear and detailed advice to guide those wishing to venture into funding journalism and media projects with the right tools necessary to navigate the funding landscape.
Given the reality of today’s online environment and what it means for conveying accurate, high-quality information, it is important to address underlying mechanisms that have enabled the manipulation of online information spaces. By also addressing how information is created and disseminated from a market viewpoint, not simply a content viewpoint, it paints a more holistic picture of the challenges faced in keeping a citizenry informed.
Internews is offering a 200 hour training program. The Open Iraq initiative aims to promote the participation of Iraqi women in governance by enabling them to access, analyze, and use data on government budgets and advocate for gender equality in public expenditure. The Open Iraq training sessions, story incubators, and ongoing mentorship will be conducted […]
Internews is offering will a 200-hour training program, starting in February 2019 with an initial 2-week data literacy training. Three one-week training sessions will follow over the course of 12 months. At the conclusion of each training, participants will be given weekly assignments that culminate in story publication prior to the next training session. Basic […]
The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) now is accepting submissions for its 2019 journalism awards. Entries in 13 award categories are open to journalists from the Americas including the Caribbean; and Spain. Participants need not belong to IAPA. Deadline: 30 January 2019 For more information, click here
Deutsche Welle (DW) has opened up a data journalism internship. The program combines tailored trainings and networking opportunities, offering selected fellows a unique and exclusive opportunity to learn, exchange ideas and connect with their counterparts around the world to become advocates of data journalism in their own countries. Fellows receive up to € 2,000 to […]
The Catholic Media Council (CAMECO) has opened a scholarship fund in Master and Postgraduate programmes in communications. For more information, click here
The European Commission has launched a call for proposals: “Enhancing CSOs’ Contribution to Governance and Development Processes in Malaysia.”
The Panos Institute (PIWA) is advertising for three new job opportunities within the organisation: 1. Director General 2. Programs Director 3. Monitoring & Evaluation Officer Deadline: 21 December For more information, click here
Deadline: 24 January 2019
Call for proposals: Funding of projects in Malaysia. The thematic is about enhancing CSOs’ Contribution to Governance and Development Processes, notably through the media as key actor to promote good governance, transparency and accountability (Objective 2).
The Washington Post is currently hiring experienced journalists and editors for a number of new and exciting roles, including editors, correspondents, and bureau chiefs.
Deadline: 28 February 2019
The Moscow State University is looking for journalism students studying in Russia to take part in the six week internship in Germany.
Deadline: 15 February 2019
The Lutfia Rabbani Foundation and the Leiden University Fund are supporting students who demonstrate exceptional academic excellence and a strong motivation to promote Euro-Arab dialogue.
Deadline: 30 January 2019
Inter American Press Association (IAPA) has launched the 2018 Excellence in Journalism Award, calling for submissions from journalists in The Americas and from Spain.
Deadline: 31 December
The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) have opened applications for reporting grants focusing on Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice in the Americas.
Deadline: 10 January 2019
Join True Story for the 2019 Inaugural Global Reporter Prize, which will be held in Bern, Switzerland, on 30 August 2019.
Deadline: 20 May 2019
The Membership Puzzle has opened applications for a funding grant of US$700,000 to support and include interactivity in news organisations.
Deadline: 14 December
Applications are open for journalists to submit their ideas and proposals for the European Press Prize 2019.