2019-2020 Travers Fellowship applications open

Applications are now open for the Travers Fellowship, an international reporting bursary that helps finance foreign reporting projects by Canadian journalists working in any medium. Freelancers and students (as well as staff journalists) are welcome to apply for the fellowship, which provides an annual $25,000 award to cover travel, reporting and research expenses, and a […]

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Applications open for the 2019-2020 Canadian Nieman fellowship

Applications opened this week for a year-long fellowship that gives a Canadian journalist the opportunity to study and broaden their intellectual horizons at Harvard University. The 2019-2020 Martin Wise Goodman Canadian Nieman Fellowship is open to applications from October 1 to December 1. Mid-career journalists — including freelancers, photojournalists, editorial cartoonists, columnists and broadcast producers, are […]

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Applications open for the 2017 Canadian Nieman Fellowship

Applications are now open for the 2017 Martin Wise Goodman Canadian Nieman Fellowship. The deadline for applications is January 6, 2017.  The fellowship offers a one-year sabbatical at Harvard University — including tuition, stipend and medical expenses — to a working Canadian journalist. Freelancers, photojournalists, editorial cartoonists, columnists, filmmakers and broadcasters are all invited to […]

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A trove of opportunities, courtesy of the NMAF

While it gets harder and harder to make a living as a journalist, as jobs disappear and more people vie for paid freelance gigs, awards and contests that offer a professional and financial boost are more important than ever. Keeping track of all the deadlines and finding new opportunities takes time, though. So thanks are […]

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