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CSWA: Published in 2014 Book Awards
October 29, 2014 posted in Competitions
The Canadian Science Writers’ Association offers two annual book awards to honour outstanding contributions to science writing. DEADLINE Dec 5, 2014

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SciDev.Net's live debate on Ebola (French)
October 28, 2014 posted in Sci.Journalism
SciDev.Net’s Sub-Sahara Africa (French) edition are hosting a live debate on: Ebola: Qu'avons-nous appris sur les maladies zoonotiques? (Ebola: What has the world learnt about epidemics) on Friday October 31st, 17.00 to 19.00 GMT).
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SEJ's Environmental journalism grant
October 23, 2014 posted in Competitions
Journalists can apply for a US$3,500 grant to support their environmental reporting and entrepreneurial ventures around the globe. Deadline November 15.

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EGU 2015 Science Journalism Fellowships – call for applications
October 14, 2014 posted in Competitions
The European Geosciences Union (EGU) is once again offering fellowships for journalists to report on ongoing research in the geosciences. Successful applicants will receive up to €5000 to cover expenses related to their projects. Deadline 19 Nov 2014.

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2015 EurekAlert! Journalism Fellowships to serve China and India
October 8, 2014 posted in Competitions
Applications are open for the 2015 AAAS-EurekAlert! Fellowships for International Science Reporters. The Fellowship will cover travel and accommodation costs to the Annual Meeting in San Jose, California, 12-16 February, 2015 for 4 journalists from China and India. Deadline 14 October.

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WCSJ 2015: Call for session proposals is now OPEN
October 8, 2014 posted in Conferences
The World Conference of Science Journalists (WCSJ) 2015 will be help 8-12 June 2015 in Seoul, Korea. This Call for Proposals exclusively concerns the core 3-day Conference. Deadline: 27 October

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Q&A: Science journalism and public engagement
September 25, 2014 posted in Sci.Journalism
New leaders of Knight Science Journalism program discuss role of science coverage in modern society. An interview by Kathryn M. O'Neill, School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, MIT
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Journalists from BRIC Countries Win ICFJ Health Reporting Contest
September 23, 2014 posted in Competitions
Four reporters from BRIC nations (Brazil, Russia, India and China) won ICFJ’s 2014 Global Health Reporting Contest for outstanding coverage of maternal and child health issues. The journalists work for news organizations that reach a combined audience of more than 11.5 million.
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