Young Connectors of the Future programme

Posted on January 19th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 Febuary 2017 Open to:  NGO leader, legal worker, journalist, social worker, cultural worker, social entrepreneur, civil servant, youth politician or in another type of leadership role Costs: meals, accommodation and travel will be provided

Description

SI seeks to compose a diverse and balanced group in terms of gender, age, geography, skills and experiences in order to enable a dynamic learning environment. The applicant’s ability to contribute to the programme is also taken into account alongside the extent to which the programme is expected to strengthen the applicant in his or her work for social change. The Young Connectors of the Future is an intensive programme with a full-day schedule and many evening activities and all selected participants have to commit to... Read More »

Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy

Posted on January 19th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 February 2017 Open to: participants coming preferably from administration, academia, think-tanks, media and civil society organizations Costs: travel, boarding and accommodation will be covered

Description

The College of Europe Natolin Campus, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) and the Polish-American Freedom Foundation (PAFF) announce a call for applications for the fifth edition of the Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy (WEASA) which is scheduled to take place between 2 and 15 July 2017.

The WEASA 2017 edition will be devoted to the issue of “Digital Community: Security, Information and Economy”. As such, the WEASA 2017 program aims to introduce participants to the growing role that the digital component plays in security, information and economy in the modern... Read More »

Deutsche Welle Journalism Traineeship

Posted on December 27th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 22 February 2017 Open to: young people from all over the world interested in a comprehensive, exceptional quality journalism program Remuneration: trainees earn a pre-tax salary of EUR 1,590 per month.

Description

DW is looking for young people from all over the world interested in a comprehensive, exceptional quality journalism program with an international broadcaster. Candidates should have journalism experience or be passionate about switching to journalism from technology/IT, economics or the sciences. DW is looking for open-minded people full of creative ideas.

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The program covers the range of skills a journalist of the future needs: TV moderation, multimedia storytelling, data journalism, social media and virtual reality – in seminars, workshops and of course the DW editorial offices... Read More »

Kick-Start Your Career in EU Journalism!

Posted on December 23rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 December 2016 Open to: female graduates ages 30 and younger interested in EU journalism Fellowship: up to EUR 5,000, a placement of up to six months in a Brussels-based media organizations

Description

The Lénaïc Fund for Journalism will select two aspiring journalists from an EU country interested in kick-starting their career in journalism. The Fund aims to help those selected find their passion for this important profession just as Lénaïc Vaudin d’Imécourt did when she came to Brussels in 2011 and began her journalistic career.

Through her hard work and tenacity for ‘getting the story’, Lénaïc became the leading Brussels journalist in the field of EU trade policy in just a few years – creating from scratch EU Trade Insights, a daily specialist news... Read More »

Milena Jesenská Fellowships for Journalists

Posted on December 14th, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 February 2017 Open to: European journalists (including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkey) Fellowship: a stipend of EUR 2,500 per month, access to internet, administrative and research facilities as well as other services free of charge. Travel grants of up to EUR 1,900

Description

The Milena Jesenská Fellowship Program offers European journalists time off from their professional duties in order to pursue in-depth research on a topic of their choice.

The call is directed towards cultural journalists, with the term “cultural” being interpreted in a broad sense to encompass a wide variety of intellectual and artistic fields. However, applicants’ work may also deal with societal issues of European relevance and be related to one of IWM’s main research... Read More »

Researcher with Amnesty International

Posted on December 9th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 December 2016 Open to: candidates with background in law, journalism, academia or activism with experience of working on women’s human rights Remuneration: 45,855 GBP/ 35 working hours

Description

The newly established Europe and Central Asia Regional Office at the International Secretariat of Amnesty International is seeking to appoint a dynamic, experienced researcher to the role of Western Europe Researcher with a partially thematic focus on women’s human rights.

As a research-based campaigning organization, investigating and documenting human rights issues is fundamental to our advocacy and lobbying work. The European Union team requires a researcher to take the lead in initiating and conducting strategic human rights research on Western Europe, in particular in the UK, Ireland,... Read More »

Thomson Reuters Foundation Fellowship

Posted on December 5th, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: mid-career journalists from throughout the world Fellowship: travel expenses (including air travel economy class) and a modest living allowance

Description

Develop your academic understanding of the media industry, improve your knowledge and focus on an in-depth piece of research away from the pressure of tight deadlines.

The media industry is undergoing profound change, and evolving practice means agile thinking and a deep understanding of the major issues and challenges are key to industry success.

As a Reuters Institute Journalist Fellow you’ll spend one, two or three terms at the University of Oxford, one of the world’s leading universities, where you’ll:

Attend seminars given by a diverse and high-level range of guest speakers who will share their... Read More »

Grant for Strengthening Local Independent Media

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 January 2017 Open to: U.S.-based and foreign-based non-profit organizations/non-government organizations (NGOs), public international organizations; private, public, or state institutions of higher education; for-profit organizations or businesses Grant: up to USD 520,000

Description

The United States Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that strengthen local independent media in Belarus. DRL’s goal is to support local independent journalists and media outlets in Belarus to produce fact-based reporting and objective information.

The program’s objectives are increasing citizens’ access to objective information about domestic and global issues of public importance, by enhancing local independent media’s ability to engage a larger print and... Read More »

TechCamp Warsaw

Posted on November 18th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 November 2016 Open to: digital journalists, bloggers, and CSO activists from Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Tajikistan, Ukraine. Venue: 15-17 February, 2017, Warsaw, Poland

Description

2-day tech camp and 1-day conference on newest digital trends with top-notch coaches from across the world will take place in Warsaw, Poland from 15 to 17 February 2017.

TOPICS:

Critical Media Literacy: How to differentiate propaganda and manipulation from reliable content in the deluge of 24/7 information coming from digital sources? Inspiring examples of educational activities from experts in the field; Entrepreneurship for independent and sustainable journalism: How to reach financial self-sufficiency for truly independent reporting?... Read More »

Radio Internship in Nantes, France

Posted on November 3rd, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: application process ongoing Open to: high-level bilingual (In French) Students in Journalism, Media & Communications, Political Science or European Studies; interested in European issues Venue: 27 February – 13 July 2017, Nantes, France

Description

EURADIONANTES is a media based in Nantes, France, that focuses on European News and Information, in order to make European politics relevant on a local scale and to contribute to the awareness of Europe. The Euradionantes team is composed of several young journalists who come from all over Europe and receive a full training on radio equipement at the radio station in Nantes. They are coached by French professional journalists, who have had years of experience in journalism. Since 2007, more than 200 interns have... Read More »