The following fully funded global opportunities are available for African journalists, do not hesitate to take advantage of them. And always remember that this list will constantly be updated because it is inexhaustible. 

1. Chevening Ethiopia Leadership Fellowship for Public Servants in UK 2021

The UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office is inviting applications for the Chevening Ethiopia Leadership Fellowship for mid-career Ethiopian public servants and government officials with demonstrable skills in the fields of policy, innovation, and leadership in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: November 3, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

2. IWMF’s Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists Worldwide in USA 2020

The International Women’s Media Foundation(IWMF) in the USA is inviting applications for the Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists Worldwide in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Application is accepted on a rolling. Click here for more details and to apply. 

3. FIJ Grants for Investigative Journalists in USA 2020(Win $10,000)

The Fund for Investigative Journalism, FIJ, is inviting applications for its grants to support journalists who do in-depth coverage of issue concerning their localities. Investigations involving government accountability, environmental issues, or local issues with national implications are encouraged. Watchdog reporting for ethnic media is also encouraged. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Monday, September 14, 2020, 11:59 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time, or 8:59 pm on the U.S. West Coast. Click here for more details and to apply

4. Woodrow Wilson Center Fellowship for Scholars, Journalists in USA 2020

Wilson Center in the USA invites scholars, practitioners, journalists and public intellectuals to take part in Woodrow Wilson Center Fellowship for the 2019/20 academic year. This is one of the top fully funded global opportunities for journalists to explore. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: October 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

5. Radcliffe Institute Fellowship for Scientists and Journalists Worldwide in USA 2021

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Havard University in the USA invites applications from exceptional scientists, writers, scholars, public intellectuals, and artists for the 2021 fellowships. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The deadline for applications in humanities, social sciences, and creative arts is September 10, 2022. The deadline for applications in science, engineering, and mathematics is October 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

6. Radcliffe Institute Fellowship for Scientists and Journalists Worldwide in USA 2021

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Havard University in the USA invites applications from exceptional scientists, writers, scholars, public intellectuals, and artists for the 2021 fellowships. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The deadline for applications in humanities, social sciences, and creative arts is September 10, 2022. The deadline for applications in science, engineering, and mathematics is October 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

7. Pulitzer Center International Reporting Grants for Journalists in USA 2020

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. This is one of the top fully funded global opportunities for journalists to explore. Worth of Award: Awards cover reporting costs and are based on reasonable, detailed budgets.Deadline: Applications are ongoing. Click here for more details and to apply

With these top fully-funded opportunities for journalists to explore, journalists can launch their career on a global scale. Would you be one of them? 

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