U.S. State Department/ICFJ Mobile Training 2021 for African Journalists

U.S. State Department/ICFJ Mobile Training 2021 for African Journalists


The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), with the support of the U.S. State Department office of Africa Regional Services, is now recruiting African journalists for a series of trainings on Mobile Journalism. Journalists will enjoy 4-5 training sessions over a few weeks learning about this emerging form of new media storytelling. These Mobile Journalism trainings will cover topics such as: storyboarding; mobile video, audio, and photo editing; livestreaming; and how to create a personal brand and share stories effectively on social media. This is an exciting way for reporters to gather, edit and share news from their communities.

What Type of Scholarship is this?


Who is Eligible?

African journalists are eligible for the Mobile Training.

Which Countries are Eligible?

African countries

Where will the Award be Taken?


How Many Scholarships will be Given?

Not specified

What is the Benefit of the U.S. State Department/ICFJ Mobile Training?

Upcoming sessions will cover mobile journalism, helping participants improve their reporting and navigate the changing news landscape.

The trainings are free but do require advance registration. Please direct all questions to Senior Program Director Aliza Appelbaum at aappelbaum@icfj.org.

When is the Application Deadline:

22nd September 2021 11:59 p.m. EST.

How to Apply for U.S. State Department/ICFJ Mobile Training:

Apply online here

Visit U.S. State Department/ICFJ Mobile Training Webpage for Details

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