Daily Archive: July 13, 2011

Jul 13

Think tank to award US$70,000 in journalism prizes

Tweet Journalists and writers worldwide whose published articles eloquently and wittily explain, promote and defend the principles and institutions of a free society are invited to enter a contest. To celebrate its tenth anniversary, the Bastiat Prize for Journalism this year will have a total prize fund of US$70,000, with a first prize of US$50,000, …

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Jul 13

Mental health media grants accepting applications

Tweet Journalists in New Zealand looking to fund reporting projects on mental health can apply for a grant. The New Zealand Mental Health Media Grants, sponsored by the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand are looking for projects that investigate and/or raise awareness about a particular mental health issue, help reduce stigma and discrimination associated …

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Jul 13

Thomson Reuters seeks subeditor

Tweet Thomson Reuters is looking for a subeditor to work in Singapore. The subeditor at Thomas Reuters gathers images from around the globe, researches and edits photos and photo captions quickly and accurately, in addition to responding to clients’ requests. This subeditor would also maintain close operational links between pictures, text, video and on-line operations …

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Jul 13

Reuters seeks assistant multimedia editor

Tweet Reuters China online editorial department is looking for an assistant multimedia editor. The successful candidate is required to have the skill and experience of packaging text and multimedia content in effective and innovative way. He or she needs to liaise with Reuters multimedia editorial team. To apply, one must have at least one year …

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Jul 13

Citizen journalism workshop accepting participants

Tweet Citizens with an interest in journalism can attend a workshop in Mumbai. The JM Foundation for Excellence in Journalism and St. Andrew’s College are hosting a three-day workshop July 22 – July 24, 2011. Experts will teach basic journalism elements like gathering and verifying facts, media laws, writing techniques, technology and ethics. The goal …

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