FCCJ Scholarships. Students, apply now!

Posted by on Jan 27, 2010 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Each year, the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan awards up to one million yen in scholarship funds to university students who have demonstrated a serious interest in journalism. The fund was originally established by former FCCJ member Swadish DeRoy and is now supported through generous donations from individuals and businesses dedicated to excellence in journalism. […]

Openings at the Pacific Daily News

Posted by on Jan 26, 2010 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The Pacific Daily News, Guam’s daily newspaper, has the following openings: Local News reporter (full-time) • Responsible for gathering accurate, timely information and writing stories for print, online and other platforms on topics, people, events and other matters as assigned by editors. Excellent writing, grammar and punctuation skills required. Experience preferred and bachelor’s degree in journalism […]

AAJA-Asia officer to head civil rights group

Posted by on Jan 7, 2010 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Ling Woo Liu, the AAJA-Asia chapter secretary, has been named founding director of the Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education in San Francisco. http://korematsuinstitute.org/2009/12/ling-woo-liu-selected-as-director-of-korematsu-institute/

Marketplace radio seeks China correspondent

Posted by on Jan 6, 2010 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The China correspondent develops, reports, writes and produces news spots and features on a wide range of topics for all Marketplace shows/platforms. The correspondent provides extensive expertise on the financial trends in China & stays abreast of economic developments there & across Asia. He/she helps set the coverage agenda for the bureau. The position starts […]

Wall Street Journal NYU Fellowship

Posted by on Nov 29, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The WSJ NYU Fellowship for 2010-11 is now open for applications. The fellowship is a program funded by The Wall Street Journal, in association with New York University, for one or two promising journalists from Asia to enroll in the three-semester masters program in business and economic reporting at the NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism […]

TIME Asia spring 2010 internships

Posted by on Nov 9, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

TIME Asia’s spring 2010 internships in Hong Kong will run for 13 weeks, from Monday March 1, 2010-Friday May 28, 2010. The deadline for applications is Friday December 4, 2009.

Bloomberg opening in Seoul

Posted by on Nov 2, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Bloomberg News is looking for a political reporter to be based in Seoul to cover the Korean peninsula and China. The successful candidate will be able to write about political developments in depth and have an eye for feature writing. Ability to read and speak Korean would be a significant advantage. Contact: Brian Fowler bfowler4@bloomberg.net

SAJA Reporting Fellowships

Posted by on Oct 29, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The SAJA Reporting Fellowships program is aimed at promoting in-depth and follow-up reporting on major events relating to South Asia or South Asians. The fellowships are meant to encourage in-depth reporting projects by providing grants to cover a portion of reporting expenses. Each fellowship award is typically between $3,000-$7,000. The application deadline is Nov. 30, 2009. For […]

VJ Movement seeks South Korea freelancers

Posted by on Oct 17, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The VJ Movement (www.vjmovement.com) is seeking freelancers to join its global network of video journalists ahead of our fall web launch. Our mission is to show that “There is more than one truth” by having journalists with a diverse array of experiences and backgrounds examine and report on issues in their communities that are of […]

AAJA in Shanghai!

Posted by on Oct 12, 2009 in Events | No Comments