Daily Archive: November 3, 2010

Nov 03

Online course in grant proposal writing

Tweet Journalists interested in grant proposal writing can take part in an online course. The deadline for applications is November 20. The course, sponsored by the Global Human Rights Leadership Training Institute, is a comprehensive, hands-on training session that covers researching funding sources, preparing budgets and writing successful proposals. The course is open to both …

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Nov 03

International reporting course to be held in Prague

Tweet Journalists interested in foreign correspondence can attend a course in Prague, Czech Republic, from January 2 to 10, 2011. The course, sponsored by Transitions Online, will teach the essential skills of international reporting, including breaking into the business, pitching ideas and staying safe. Experienced correspondents will help participants complete a story-writing project. The cost …

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Nov 03

Competition funds open-source media projects in the public interest

Tweet A media innovation contest is accepting project proposals that utilize open-source technology and distribute news in the public interest. The deadline for submissions is December 1 and winners will be announced in June 2011. The Knight News Challenge, sponsored by the Knight Foundation, funds marketing and promotion of a media project, as well as …

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