16 Jul, 2024

Buzzfeed Editorial Fellowship/ How to Apply (Payment: $18/hour)

The world’s leading independent media company, Buzzfeed has called for applications for its Editorial Fellowship. The fellowship is a year-long program for “the next generation of writers, editors, and content creators” who have a desire to become highly skilled at social storytelling, through Buzzfeed.com. The fellowship is also highly recommended for anyone who wishes to […]

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Carey Institute for Global Good : Logan Non-fiction Residency Program–Apply

The Carey Logan non-fiction fellowship is currently open for submissions. If you are a non-fiction writer, documentary filmmaker, photojournalist, podcaster and multimedia creator, you might want to send in your application. An average of 10 non-fiction writers are accepted per session. What will the accepted Logan non-fiction fellows receive? While they are attending the program, […]

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Bitch Media 2020 Fellowships For Writers (Awards: $2000 stipend + Training) / How To Apply

The Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers is currently open for submissions. Writers who are interested in writing about feminism, tech, pop culture and activism are encouraged to apply. Who knows? You could win a spot in this highly selective  three-month intensive writing fellowship. Bitch Media co-founder, Andi Zeisler, will be directing the program. If selected, […]

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Google Podcast Creators Program (Awards: $40,000 USD, Mentorship And More)– How To Apply

If you read my list of 10 Story Podcasts That Inspire Creative Writers With Unique Story Ideas,“you have probably deduced that I am a big fan of podcasts. I have even considered launching a series on storytelling or something like that.   If you’re like me, you’ll probably be excited to know that Google has […]

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Resonance: A Personal Essay on the 2018 Purple Hibiscus Trust Creative Writing Workshop

Life is funny, really. When I applied for the Purple Hibiscus Trust Creative Writing Workshop [which will be referred to as PHTCWW from now, as I hope you honestly don’t expect me to write that long thingy again], I’d hoped to get in but I didn’t expect to, if you know what I mean. I’d […]

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5 Benefits Of Writing Internships

Let me tell you a story about the benefits of writing internships. Jennifer was one of those youngsters whose beautifully written stories made me go green with envy. Often she would churn out piece after piece in every genre. Her fiction and personal essays were not just logical and inspirational; they were also filled with […]

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2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship (MWF)—Apply

The Young African Leaders Initiative has opened its submissions portal to youths who might be interested in applying for the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship. If you’re a talented writer who has excellent leadership skills, you  stand a good chance of getting this merit-based open competition. Don’t wait until the last day. You’ll need a lot […]

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