Journalism

The Lok Sabha Secretariat has invited applications for 50 internship positions for a period of 3 months and another 50 internship positions for a period of 1 month. This opportunity aims at building the youth in the country who have outstanding academic credentials an understanding of the workings of Lok Sabha. Along with this Parliamentary internship, young talent will be trained to impart research inputs for future reference. The interns will be exposed to constitutonal and legal provisions with respect to the working of the parliament.

ELIGIBILITY:

Regular Internship of three months duration (2nd July-28th September 2018) –

  • Indian citizens between 21 and 30 years of age as on closing date of applications.
  • Outstanding academic records in subjects such as social sciences, science, languages, environmental studies, law, journalism, finance, management etc.
  • Candidate should have completed a 2-year post graduate degree.
  • Submit a Recommendation Letter from the Principal of College/Head of the Institution .
  • Candidate should get permission from the respective institution about the internship .
  • Submit a brief statement of 250 words saying why you want to join the internship program, your career goals, and how the internship will help you in achieving those goals.

Student Internship of one-month duration (28th June-27th July 2018) –

  • The applicant should not be less than 18 years of age and not more than 30 years as on closing date of applications.
  • The applicant should be a student pursuing graduation/post graduation in disciplines such as social sciences, science, languages, environmental studies, law, journalism, finance, management, etc.
  • Submit a Recommendation Letter, get permission from the competent authorities, and submit a brief statement of 250 words giving details of why you want to join the internship program, your career goals and how the internship will help you in achieving those goals.

BENEFITS:

  • For 3 months internship – Rs. 20,000 per month as stipend and Rs. 10,000 for stationery and typing expenses.
  • For 1 month internship – Rs. 25,000 as stipend and Rs. 5000 for stationery and typing expenses.
  • Exposure to the Constitutional and legal provisions with respect to the working of Parliament.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

The last date to apply is 4th May 2018, 5 pm.

Women Photograph has partnered with Nikon and Getty Images to uplift the voices of women visual journalists. The mission is to shift the gender makeup of the photojournalism community and ensure here that the chief storytellers are as diverse as the communities they hope to represent. Women Photograph is inclusive of a plurality of feminine voices including trans, queer and non-binary people.

You can only apply to one of the two grant programs – Women Photograph + Nikon Grants OR Women Photograph + Getty Images Grant.

ELIGIBILITY:

Open to women and non-binary documentary photographers of any nationality. Your project could be on any story.

Women Photograph + Nikon Grants:

  • Visual journalists working in a documentary capacity – either new or ongoing.

Women Photograph + Getty Images Grant:

  • An ongoing documentary project of a professional photojournalist having a long-term commitment to the story.
  • Submit portfolios of 20-25 images indicating that a substantial amount of work has already been completed.
  • The photographer must have a clear vision of the future work needed to complete the project.
  • Additional consideration will be given to applicants who display a personal connection to the communities they cover.

BENEFITS:

No fee required to apply. Half of the funding will be given at the beginning of the project, and half upon completion. There are no restrictions on camera equipment.

Women Photograph + Nikon Grants:

  • Out of 5 grants, 1 will be reserved for a non-binary or transgender photographer.
  • $5000 grants.

Women Photograph + Getty Images Grant:

  • $10,000 prize for winning applicant
  • Option to have Getty Images’ editorial guidance throughout your project.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

  • For Women Photograph + Nikon Grants apply Here
  • For Women Photograph + Getty Images Grant, submit a 500-word project proposal, a short biography along with your images Here
  • For more information visit the Webpage

 The last date to apply is 15th May 2018.

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The Global Trade Leader Development Program 2018 administered by the Hinrich Foundation is inviting passionate applicants for  Master of Arts in International Journalism Studies at Baptis University, Hong Kong. The program offers candidates who are interested in international trade with a unique education and career combined opportunity in various business related fields.

   

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Open for Indian citizens.
  • Must have valid minimum TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.5
  • 5+ years of work experience after graduation by the time of application.
  • Have at least 1 undergraduate degree in business administration, journalism, communication, organizational development, marketing, international business or any relevant fields.

BENEFITS:

  • Candidates will receive full financial support for tuition fee, monthly allowance, visa and round-trip airfares.
  • Practical work experience between studies.
  • A well-designed internship for 12 months.
  • A job after completing the course.
  • International exposure and improvement of soft skills.
  • Travel regionally and participate in annual training.
  • Recieve membership in Hinrich Foundation Alumni Association.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

  • Documents required for application must include –
    • CV
    • Cover letter
    • English certification
    • Academic record and degree
    • Work recommendation letter
    • Passport
    • A 500-word essay on “How will the work integrated learning approach help you to become an outstanding Global Trade Leader?”
  • Register Here to apply.
  • Read the Flyer
  • For more information send an email to [email protected]
  • Visit the Website

The last date for applying is 31st March 2018.

The Columbia Journalism School was founded in 1912. It offers degrees like Masters of Science, Master of Science in data journalism and joint Master of Science in Computer Science & Journalism. It has been successful in preparing journalists with academic rigor and professional practice. Nikkei Inc. is a renowned media brand in Asia. It provides quality journalism and business news & information.

The Columbia Journalism School in collaboration with Nikkei Inc. offers $100,000 scholarships for a student of Asia who aspires to specialize in Data and Business Journalism. The student will get the scholarship annually for the next 5 years. Furthermore, it also offers a Master of Arts degree with a concentration in business and economics journalism.

REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY:

  • Official transcript(s).
  • 3 letters of recommendation.
  • Writing test (to be taken after application submissions).
  • Proof of English language proficiency.
  • General essays on personal and professional interests.
  • Essay on your interest in data journalism degree.
  • Resume.
  • Journalistic or written work samples.
  • No GRE except in case of a dual degree program.
  • Read Facts

BENEFITS:

  • Receive hands-on training to report data-driven stories in the public interest. It does not require prior experience with data or coding.
  • Students qualifying for the scholarship and who apply for financial aid will be automatically considered for this and other scholarship opportunities without separate applications.
  • An annual scholarship of $100,000 for 5 years.
  • Read the Details thoroughly.

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Register first.
  • Fill the application detail.
  • Attach required submission material.
  • Pay $100 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Save the username and password for future access to your application.
  • For more details go to the Webpage

The last date to apply is 15th December 2017.

Chevening: South Asia Journalism Fellowships

We get our latest updates and news from journalist. So, here is a great news for all journalist : The Chevening South Asia Journalism Fellowships. The programme is a world-class platform of exposures as well as brand new experiences that are exclusive for a better journalist. The programme is funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office and will be  held at the United Kingdom. All details regarding this fellowship programme are mentioned below.

More about the programme:

  • Firstly, Online application.
  • Applicants should apply via country’s fellowship page, which is available at http://www.chevening.org/programme/south-asia-journalism
  • Theme of the programme : ‘Good Governance in Changing World: the Media, Politics and Society’
  • Venue: The University of Westminster, United Kingdom (UK).
  • Fellows will have an eight weeks of intensive lectures, visits as well as discussions on the same.
  • Finally, all applicants may kindly read about every conditions and rules before applying.

Eligibility:

  • Only for applicants from Bangladesh, India, The Maldives, Pakistan, Sri Lanka (Must not hold British Nationality).
  • Candidates must have at least seven years of work experience before applying.
  • Applicant must be a mid-career journalist working in the political or economic sectors.
  • A post-graduate level qualification or equivalent is mandatory.

Benefits and Rewards:

South Asia Journalism Fellowship by Chevening is providing as many benefits as possible to all fellows. These includes;

  • Full programme fees.
  • Living expenses during the fellowship.
  • Finally,  Return economy flight to United Kingdom.

Link:

For additional queries and furthermore details, feel free to log on to:

http://www.chevening.org/programme/south-asia-journalism

Deadlines and Important Dates:

Beginning date of application : 7th August 2017.

Last date of submission of application: 27th September 2017.

Thomson Young Journalist Award 2017: FPA (Foreign Press Association)

” Journalism is an act of faith in the future”.

In the world; anywhere, journalists  seem like windows of the world we live in. We hear, see as well as know about the things around us from the media. So, here is a chance for all journalist who are making an effort everyday, to update us as much as possible. The Thomson Young Journalist Award 2017 is an invitation to journalist world-wide. The Thomson Young Journalist Award 2017 is set to find ambitious, creative as well as dedicated young journalist. This event, in addition to its motives, is an inspiration and probably the best chance especially for an emerging journalist.

Thomson Foundation, in partnership with the UK Foreign Press Association (FPA) is conducting The Thomson Young Journalist Award 2017. The program is granting chance and honor to young journalist, since 2012. If you have a bag of stories to share and all true spirits of a journalist make sure you grab this chance . The Thomson Young Journalist 2017 is your space to share your stories as well as to know new. Be a motivation and an inspiration to the world around you.

More about the event:

“As a journalist details always tell the story.”

The Thomson Young Journalist Award 2017 your chance to speak to the world.

  • Online and easy application.
  • It is most noteworthy that applicants must meet all eligibility  criteria.
  • Submission of portfolio 3 previous published works. (12 months before the deadline.)
  • The portfolio can be in any format — print, audio, video, multimedia or a combination of all four.

Eligibility:

The Thomson Young Journalist Award 2017 requires the following eligibility criteria:

  • Global
  • Applicants aged 30 years or under may apply.
  • Applicants should be from countries where the gross national income per capita of less than $20,000.
  •  Indian applicants are eligible.

Benefits to the applier:

The Thomson Young Journalist Award 2017 has a unique and well experienced panel of judges to select the very best as much as possible.

  • Recognition through Thomson Foundation website and social media channels.
  • Finally, Top Three finalists can attend the prestigious gala awards night in London along with a host of other potential award winners and leading figures from the world of journalism.

Link:

For more queries and additional information, log on to:

http://www.thomsonfoundation.org/latest/young-journalist-award-2017-call-out/

Deadlines:

Last date of submission : 18th August 2017

 

 

eCornell’s proven course development model and asynchronous instructor-led course delivery provide students with a flexible, engaging, and immediately applicable learning experience crafted by Cornell University faculty. eCornell has delivered online courses to over 90,000 students in more than 200 countries.

About the Course:

The Financial Success for Nonprofits Certificate prepares nonprofit leaders and aspiring leaders to focus on mission while achieving financial sustainability. Whether you’re working at a well-established nonprofit or a startup, Professor Grasso’s experience as a nonprofit leader prepares you to use financial statements and ratios, establish board governance and strategic leadership, raise funds and generate alternative revenue sources, and make strategic programmatic changes.

Who Should Enroll:

  • Open to: Professionals, All Others.
  • Subject Areas: Accounting and Finance

Credential Earned:

Earn a signed Certificate Officially verified by Cornell University to recognize your achievement.

Course Length:

  • 2 month duration, 3-5 hours per week
  • Consists of 4 two-week courses

Format of Course:

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