We have compiled below a list of opportunities that are open to African Journalists worldwide. These top fully-funded global opportunities for African journalists include academic fellowships, grants, essays, residencies, etc. As you take advantage of these opportunities, note that this list is subject to updates because it is inexhaustible.
Pulitzer Center in the USA is inviting applications for the International Reporting Grants for freelance and staff journalists as well as assignment editors in 2020. Worth of Award: Awards cover reporting costs and are based on reasonable, detailed budgets. Most awards for international travel are between $5,000 and $10,000 but maybe more or less depending on circumstances. Click here for more details and to apply
Africa Regional Services in the Bureau of African Affairs of the U.S. Department of State offers an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to provide digital education to African journalists in 2020. This is one of the top fully-funded global opportunities for African journalists. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 25, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.
Alfred Friendly Press Partners in the USA invites applications for the 2020 general fellowships open to professional journalists from developing countries. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 31, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.
The top fully-funded global opportunities for African journalists is a great opportunity to advance your career as a journalist. Don’t let it pass you by.