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2023 One World Media Fellowship for aspiring journalists and filmmakers (£1,000 production grant)

One World Media Fellowship is aimed at aspiring journalists and filmmakers who seek to make a career out of reporting on stories from the global south. Working in film, print, audio or multimedia, our Fellows’ projects bring together integrity and creativity to present underreported stories that break down stereotypes and build cross-cultural connections.


  • One World Media Fellows are aspiring filmmakers and journalists ready to take the next leap in their career reporting from the global south. Looking for their first director role or solo investigation, the Fellows experiment and learn in a supportive environment.

Project Requirements

  • Projects in pre-production that tell engaging stories from low- and middle-income countries across the global southNon-fiction media across all platforms: film, print, audio, photojournalism, and multimedia
  • Proposals where majority of the budget is in place or achievable in a short time-frame Projects that can be delivered within a year – for films this is under 30 mins
  • Stories that are strong enough to be published or broadcast in established media outlets.
  • The One World Media Fellowship is looking for genuine journalism or documentary and will fund media that could ultimately appear in existing newspapers, magazines, radio, TV channels, professional news websites and online platforms, etc.


  • £1,000 production grant
  • Executive Producer for your project
  • Career mentorship
  • Workshops and webinars by industry experts
  • Fair Reporting and Security Guidance
  • Introductions to commissioners
  • Network of like-minded Fellows and Alumni


  • Open for entries: Wed 22 February 2023
  • Deadline: Tue 22 March 2023, 5PM UTC
  • Extended deadline: Monday 27 March 2023
  • Fellows announced: June 2023

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Application Deadline: 22 March 2023, 5PM UTC