Media Opportunities Concept
Media Opportunities Concept
Media Opportunities Concept
The Media Opportunities Concept (MOC) is the official website of the OLAOMA MEDIA DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE (OMEDI) a nonprofit organization that provides interactive platform for journalists to access information on trainings, scholarships, grants opportunities that are relevant to their work, to be able to carry out their day to day activities more effectively and efficiently for the good of the society.
OMEDI is registered under the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) of Nigeria
The website offers regular updates on scholarships, fellowships, exchange programmes, grants, and webinars for journalists locally and abroad
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Salisu Dahiru as the pioneer Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of the National Council on Climate Change. The appointment takes effect from 25th July, 2022. Prior to his appointment, Dr.Dahiru was the National Project Coordinator for the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) and the […]
The federal government has advocated for the upscaling of funds reserved for the management of ecological challenges nationwide in order to execute more projects at the federal, states and local government levels. Permanent Secretary of Ecological Project Office (EPO), Dr Habiba Lawal stated this in Abuja recently during an interactive session with the media, alongside […]
L-R: Chairman, Board of Directors, Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), Mr Ayodeji Gbeleyi; Minister for Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola; Managing Director/ Chief Executive of FMBN, Mr Madu Hamman; President of Real Estate Development Association of Nigeria (REDAN), Mr Aliyu Wamakko and others at the 2022 Board and Management Retreat of Federal Mortgage of Nigeria (FMBN) and official launch of its Corporate Statement in Abuja Monday
The leadership of the Taraba State chapter of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) has denied rumours making the rounds that the party has arrived at a conclusion to merge with the All Progressives Congress (APC). Debunking the rumours on Thursday during the official unveiling of the party’s governorship running mate, the leadership of the party […]
Garba Ajiya, a member representing Takum 1 Constituency in the state House of Assembly, has lamented the killings in Takum and Ussa local government councils of Taraba State, as well as in Yangtu development area. He demanded the constitution of a commission of inquiry into the killings. Alleging that the Fulani militias have invaded Kuteb […]
Yatso Youths Association has condemned the killing of the traditional ruler of Yukuben chiefdom in Takum Local Government Council of Taraba by suspected militias. The Achilok of Yukuben chiefdom, Udeng Ibrahim Yamusa and his son, Musa Ibrahim, were killed last week by yet-to-be-identified gunmen in Takum. Piqued by the development, the group, in a press […]
Terrorist have threatened to abduct President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasiru El-Rufai in a viral video circulating online on Sunday. In the eleven-minute video, the terrorists were seen flogging the abducted Abuja-Kaduna-bound train victims in a forest over the inability of the federal government to meet their demands. Terrorists had on […]
The Fulani and Kuteb ethnic groups in southern part of Taraba State, have finally agreed to give peace a chance by laying down their arms. Both ethnic groups, it would be recalled, have been on each other’s throats in the past three months. The situation had not only led to wanton destruction of lives and […]
The Kotido district has received five truckloads of relief food from the office of the Prime Minister to respond to drought induced food shortage in five sub counties. These are Kapeta, Kacheri, Rengen, Nakapelimoru and Kotido Sub-Counties which are said to be hardest hit following intermittent rains and prolonged dry spell. The district officials have […]
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Biodun Oyebanji, the winner of the Ekiti State governorship election. The Returning Officer for the election, Prof Kayode Adebowale, who is the Vice Chancellor, the University of Ibadan, announced the results.” Adebowale said, “Oyebanji, having scored the highest number […]
Journalists with at least five years of experience who are interested in sharing, expanding and researching public policy and political affairs can apply for this fellowship. Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government is accepting applications for the Joan...
If you are selling a product or marketing an app, there’s a good chance you’ll have to work with a digital marketing agency or designer to create a digital marketing campaign. Though it may not seem like it, every design project is a collaboration between...
Journalists, freelancers and member of civil society in Panama are eligible for reporting grants. The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in partnership with the Centro Latinoamericano de Periodismo (CELAP), is offering reporting grants. The grants are part...
Experienced journalists in Indonesia with a track record of covering political news can apply for this position. Bloomberg is seeking a political stringer to report on stories for its global audience at its Jakarta bureau. The stringer will cover major shifts...
Journalists who are citizens of the United States can apply for this position based in Washington, DC. The United States Agency for Global Media (USAGM) is hiring an international broadcaster for its Central News Division. USAGM is a multimedia, multicultural, global...
The federal government has advocated for the upscaling of funds reserved for the management of ecological challenges nationwide in order to execute more projects at the federal, states and local government levels. Permanent Secretary of Ecological Project Office...
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Professional journalists, freelance journalists and media outlets are eligible for grants up to US$10,000 to report on water issues in the Colorado River Basin. The Water Desk, with funding from the Walton Family Foundation, will be awarding grants to support significant reporting efforts that lead to the publication of content connected to the Colorado River […]
Journalists with at least five years of experience who are interested in sharing, expanding and researching public policy and political affairs can apply for this fellowship. Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government is accepting applications for the Joan Shorenstein Center Fellowship in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Applicants must be journalists, scholars or policymakers active in the field […]
Civil society workers, activists, researchers and journalists engaged in civic activism and social issues in Eastern Europe and Central Asia can apply to this research residency. The Prague Civil Society Centre offers a fully-funded three-month research residency in Prague, Czech Republic. The organizers will cover travel costs and modest living expenses, as well as visa […]
Journalists working for U.S. media outlets who are interested in global sexual and reproductive health issues are eligible for a fellowship in Thailand. The United Nations Foundation’s Universal Access Project is hosting a press fellowship to the 2022 International Conference on Family Planning in Thailand. The fellowship focuses on sexual and reproductive health, rights and […]
Journalists, freelancers and member of civil society in Panama are eligible for reporting grants. The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in partnership with the Centro Latinoamericano de Periodismo (CELAP), is offering reporting grants. The grants are part of a broader program that ICFJ and CELAP are implementing in Panama. The grants are designed to support […]
Journalists proficient in English can apply for this program in the United States. The Alfred Friendly Press and the Trace Foundation established the TRACE Investigative Reporting Fellowship to support investigative journalism. The program begins with a three-week orientation and training seminar at the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia, Missouri. Topics include ethics, writing, editing, […]
Early-career journalists from South Asia and East Asia can apply for this virtual fellowship. Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives (GAIA) is hosting a five-month media fellowship from August to October with twice-a-month online sessions. Selected fellows will learn about climate issues, policies, and conferences, the connections between climate and waste, and hear from environment experts […]
Journalists interested in covering climate change, sustainable development, biological science and environmental issues can apply for a fellowship. The United Nations Foundation is organizing the Thomas Lovejoy Memorial Press Fellowship. The program will bring a group of ten journalists to the heart of the Amazon to explore issues of biodiversity, deforestation and sustainable development. The […]
Journalists, editors, data analysts, civic activists, and developers from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan can apply. The School of Data Kyrgyzstan is launching the LAMPA Accelerator, a financial and mentoring project to support cross-border data stories. Participants will receive funding and mentorship to create data stories reflecting issues important […]
If you are selling a product or marketing an app, there’s a good chance you’ll have to work with a digital marketing agency or designer to create a digital marketing campaign. Though it may not seem like it, every design project is a collaboration between designer and client. The designer’s job is to pitch big ideas, make […]