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The Private Eye Paul Foot Awards 2020

Deadline: 1 April 2020

Details: Set up in memory of revered journalist Paul Foot, who died in 2004, the award honours the UK’s most brilliant, talented and determined journalists working in the fields of investigative and campaigning journalism today.

Venue: London, UK

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AOP Digital Publishing Awards 2020

Deadline: 19 March 2020

Details: The AOP Digital Publishing Awards set the industry standard for benchmarking and celebrating the best teams, the best brands, and best practice in innovative, creative, profitable digital publishing. We are the only awards specifically designed to celebrate the individuals, teams and publishing brands that fuel the success of the UK’s digital publishing sector.

Venue: London, UK

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The Regional Press Awards for 2019

Deadline: 2 March 2020

Details: The Regional Press Awards celebrate the very best of UK regional journalism for 2019. They comprise of 38 categories, regarding excellence in the delivery of regional news in the daily, weekly and free weekly sections of the industry.

Venue: London, UK

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BJTC Placement Assistance Scheme

Deadline: 28 February 2020

Details: The BJTC’s Placement Assistance Scheme (PAS) is available to students from BJTC-accredited courses who would most benefit from a one-off bursary to help them take up industry placements. Students meeting our social diversity criteria can apply for a £200 bursary which, if approved, will be paid out once the placement has been confirmed.

Venue: Email

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BBC Radio 2 '500 Words' competition for kids 2020

Deadline: 27 February 2020

Details: 500 Words is the UK’s most successful short story-writing competition for children between the ages of 5 and 13. This year’s 500 Words Final will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 2 from Buckingham Palace, on The Zoe Ball Breakfast Show, on Friday 12 June.

Venue: London, UK

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Rainforest Journalism Fund

Deadline: Rolling basis

Details: The Pulitzer Center invites proposals for grants to journalists based in countries of the Amazon region reporting for local and regional outlets. Reporters can be working in English, Portuguese, or Spanish.

Venue: Online

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Call for Proposals: Renewing Democracy

Deadline: Rolling basis

Details: Solutions Journalism Network will provide more than 100 grants through 2020 to reporters and news organisations to support stories, projects and collaborations that examine how communities are responding to problems such as voter suppression, the opioid crisis, criminal justice reform and disinformation.

Venue: Online

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