Get paid to intern at Chemical & Engineering News, the weekly newsmagazine of the American Chemical Society, for 3-6 months beginning in May or June 2016. Fine-tune your ability to convey complex technical subjects to a diverse range of chemical professionals, and develop multimedia pieces to accompany the stories you write. Apply by Feb 19.
Veteran magazine writer/SEJ member Wendee Nicole's six-week course will teach you how to break into new markets, learn how to write killer queries and know what editors want for their magazines and online publications. Next course begins Feb 27, 2016.
Fellowships are awarded to journalists from Eastern and Western Europe and the United States who want to spend two semesters engaging in research at the International Center for Journalism of the Freie Universitaet Berlin. Deadline is Feb 28, 2016.
Journalists with minimum three years' experience in reporting science, medicine, environment or technology for the public are selected for an academic year at MIT. Journalists who wish to gain expertise in these fields are also eligible and must have at least five years of experience. $70,000 stipend. Apply by Feb 28, 2016.
Media professionals, age 40 and under, from the U.S., Canada and Germany are invited to apply for an opportunity to report from and travel in each other's countries. Share professional expertise with your colleagues across the Atlantic while working as a "foreign correspondent" for your hometown news organization. Deadlines: Feb 1, 2016 for German applicants; Mar 1, 2016 for U.S. and Cdn.
The journal Science is offering an internship for undergraduate students who are interested in journalism as a career and who want to learn about science writing. The internship is intended to increase diversity among journalists who cover science. Deadline: Mar 1, 2016.
Deepen your understanding of environmental science and policy, and enhance your journalism skills at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. Open to U.S. journalists (reporters, editors, producers and freelancers) working in print or broadcast with a minimum of five years' full-time experience. Prior experience covering the environment is not necessary. $50,000 stipend. Deadline: Mar 1, 2016.
Young people will develop their written, speaking, communication and leadership skills, while learning about diversity, through the Asian American Journalists Association's JCamp in Minneapolis, Aug 1-6, 2016. The program is not limited to Asian American students; it's open to all high school students. Apply by March 13.