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Call for applications to the Virgin Labfest 16 Writing Fellowship Program 2020

Mar 12, 2020 - 12:20 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Cultural Center of the Philippines is now accepting applications for the fellowship will be held on June 16 to 28, 2020

Raffy Lerma, Mae Paner chosen in Global Initiative's Resilience Fellowship

Feb 06, 2020 - 2:41 PM

Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime chooses 10 fellows from around the world, including two from the Philippines, for their work tackling extrajudicial killings, human trafficking among others

Photos from Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Foundation launches Aries Rufo journalism fellowship

Sep 19, 2019 - 1:28 PM

The fellowship program is in honor of the late Aries Rufo, an award-winning investigative journalist who exposed corruption and wrongdoing in the courts, the church, and the government

CCP announces 10 fellows to Virgin Labfest 15 writing program

May 31, 2019 - 9:20 AM

The Virgin Labfest 15 Writing Fellowship Program is a mentorship program on the study and practice of dramatic writing for the stage

Photo from Virgin Labfest

Churches to voters: Choose bets who put country over self

May 12, 2019 - 10:22 AM

Let us not return to dictatorship, warns Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David

FOR THE COUNTRY. Faith-based leaders and members belonging to different Christian organizations under the People's Choice Movement hold a candle lighting ceremony ahead of the May 13 elections. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Building on gains vs new ideas in battle for Bulacan governor

Apr 27, 2019 - 3:24 PM

Vice Governor Daniel Fernando and Malolos Mayor Christian Natividad present their grand plans for the province in a forum organized by Victory Christian Fellowship

GUBERNATORIAL FORUM. The two leading Bulacan gubernatorial candidates face off in an election forum organized by the Victory Christian Fellowship Bulacan. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

China defends exit ban on human rights lawyer

Apr 11, 2019 - 10:08 PM

The US State Department says it was 'disturbed' by the move and urges China to 'respect [Chen Jiangang]'s freedom of movement'

Beijing Capital Airport image via B.Zhou/Shutterstock

Rappler reporter is Fulbright's Hubert H. Humphrey fellow for 2019

Feb 28, 2019 - 2:48 PM

Rappler multimedia reporter Camille Elemia and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas' Marie Tanya Recalde bag the Hubert H. Humphrey fellowship for 2019-2020

'God is faithful': Baron Geisler shares Gospel, advocates mental health

Oct 20, 2018 - 1:55 PM

Now a devoted Christian, Baron Geisler seems to have come a long way from his problematic past

RENEWED. Baron Geisler actively speaks to promote mental health. Screenshot from Instagram.com/baron.geisler

AIM, BGC conduct 2nd Innovation Fellowship program

Oct 01, 2018 - 6:23 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Classes will be held every Saturdays and some weekdays at the Asian Institute of Management in Makati and at the Clock-In Co-Working Space in Bonifacio High Street

[OPINION] Surviving AIM's first-of-its-kind innovation learning

Jun 17, 2018 - 1:40 PM

At the end of my journey with the Asian Institute of Management, I realized the world would be a better place if people would all have a solution-based approach to problems, or what we call 'design thinking'

Photo from AIM

AIM, BGC launc​h ​​fellowship ​progra​m for ​​innovators

May 08, 2018 - 7:47 PM

The ​fellowship ​program is a ​one-month module that will enable active knowledge transfer and creativity through competition, collaboration, and innovation

Teach for the Philippines' Clarissa Delgado is Obama Foundation Fellow

Apr 18, 2018 - 1:25 PM

Delgado joins 19 other inaugural fellows from 11 countries around the world

Filipina scientist wins prestigious 'Women in Science' fellowship in Australia

Oct 26, 2017 - 10:39 AM

Dr Jacquiline Romero, a researcher at the University of Queensland in Australia, is recognized as an Australian Fellow of the prestigious L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowship for her work on quantum alphabets

FELLOW. Dr Jacquiline Romero is one of the Australian Fellows of the prestigious L'Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowship. Screenshot from YouTube

Solving Marikina City's problems through open innovation

Oct 04, 2017 - 11:06 AM

Seven fellows or innovators from all over the world share their expertise to alleviate Marikina's problems

Civic Innovation Fellows assesses Marikina River landscape

OFWs in Hong Kong support marriage dissolution bills

Oct 02, 2017 - 4:13 PM

Mission for Migrant Workers say that 8% to 10% of the 2,000 cases the organization handles annually involve female OFWs with marital issues

FOR DIVORCE. Several groups of OFWs in Hong Kong wants a divorce law to protect them from abusive relationships.

Call for applications to the Virgin Labfest 13 Writing Fellowship Program 2017

Mar 10, 2017 - 8:28 PM

Deadline for submission of requirements is on May 19 12 mn and announcement of accepted applicants is on June 9

2017 fellowship opportunities for female journalists through the IWMF

Jan 25, 2017 - 3:03 PM

The International Women s Media Foundation has released their 2017 programs for female journalists

Call for applications: Tanzania and Rwanda reporting fellowships

Nov 16, 2016 - 1:19 PM

The International Women s Media Foundation IWMF is now accepting applications for two Reporting Fellowships set to take place in February 2017

REPORTING FELLOWSHIP. Fellows spoke with residents of Bagamoyo, a small fishing town north of Dar Es Salaam, for their stories on foreign business, government regulation, and economic growth. Photo from IWMF

Filipinos awarded with Chevening scholarships to study in the UK

Aug 23, 2016 - 12:02 PM

UPDATED All 26 Filipino scholars were selected after a rigorous process for their positive vision for the Philippines and their passion to make that vision happen ” says Ambassador Asif Ahmad

2016 CHEVENING SCHOLARS. Ambassador Asif Ahmad pose with 26 Filipinos who are awarded Chevening Scholarships to study in the UK. Photo by British Embassy Manila

8 promising green energy startups share in P1M funding

Aug 14, 2016 - 11:25 AM

The startups were singled out by a fellowship that aims to boost clean energy innovation and will compete against each other to win an additional P1 5 million

Rappler’s Patricia Evangelista bags Ochberg Fellowship

Nov 12, 2015 - 2:25 PM

The newly selected Ochberg Fellows from 9 countries represent the best of trauma aware journalism worldwide

Hataman: No other alternative to Bangsamoro law

Oct 08, 2015 - 6:30 PM

The ARMM Governor says that despite controversies the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law can address the existing challenges seen in the region

Rappler reporter, 26 others bag Chevening scholarships

Aug 25, 2015 - 8:02 PM

Carmela Fonbuena is awarded the Chevening Scholarship by the UK Government for the 2015 2016 academic year

Rappler reporter receives Singapore fellowship

Apr 09, 2015 - 2:32 PM

As a fellow Natashya Gutierrez will be at the Nanyang Technological University to investigate Singapore s abortion laws and its effect on women empowerment

AJF FELLOW. Rappler reporter Natashya Gutierrez is a recipient of the 2015 Asia Journalism Fellowship.

'Seeing kids fly' - battling cancer with a smile

Feb 02, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Learn how one organization founded by two graduate students is giving children battling chronic diseases their hope and dignity back

SIMPLE JOYS. Some of Kythe's kids make arts and crafts during the organisation's summer camp.  Photo by Photo from Kythe Inc

Rappler reporter receives ASEAN reporting fellowship

Dec 09, 2014 - 4:20 PM

Natashya Gutierrez will investigate the effectiveness of the ASEAN Committee on the Protection of Women and Children in promoting women s rights in the region

Sen Grace Poe visits Singapore as Lee Kuan Yew Fellow

Nov 14, 2014 - 3:11 PM

Press release: The Lee Kuan Yew Fellows are chosen based on their track record and extraordinary potential to contribute to the development of their nations

OFFICIAL VISIT. Senator Grace Poe meets with Singaporean officials. The LKYEF program chooses fellows from all over the world based on their track record and extraordinary potential to contribute to the development of their respective nations. Photo from Poe's office.

6 Southeast Asian fellows to report on PH media killings

Aug 29, 2014 - 12:56 PM

Journalists from Myanmar Burma Malaysia and Indonesia will fly to the Philippines under the SEAPA fellowship to write on impunity for media killings

Applications open for 2015 Australia Awards Fellowships

Aug 12, 2014 - 6:17 PM

The application period is from 1 August to 10 September 2014 for Fellowships commencing in 2015

Little city, big science

Jul 19, 2014 - 1:00 PM

We take the pulse of Singapore s science and technology community through some of its prominent institutions and centers to see how far the country has come in terms of R D – and what lies ahead

INFOGRAPHIC: A history of migration

Jul 01, 2014 - 10:18 AM

Filipino migrants are found all over the world Ana Santos explores the economic and cultural factors that have lead us to leave the country

Meet the Virgin LabFest 10 Writing Fellowship Program Fellows

Jun 11, 2014 - 10:47 PM

Ten fellows accepted to the Virgin Labfest 10 Writing Fellowship Program has been announced

Rappler reporter is Dag Hammarskjöld UN fellow

Jun 05, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Ayee Macaraig is one of 4 journalism fellows chosen to cover the 69th United Nations General Assembly in New York starting September 2014

Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Rappler columnist is 2014 Persephone Miel fellow

May 10, 2014 - 6:42 PM

Rappler columnist Ana P Santos wins the international 2014 Persephone Miel Fellowship

Rappler reporter is fellow for ASEAN forestry reporting

Mar 22, 2014 - 2:58 PM

Rappler multimedia reporter Pia Ranada is one of 15 fellows in the Center for International Forestry Research s workshop

Kaya Co opens fellowship applications

Jan 15, 2014 - 7:03 PM

Kaya Co is now accepting applications for fellowships in the Philippines

Last call for Ateneo journalism program applicants

Jan 11, 2014 - 5:24 PM

The Konrad Adenauer Asian Center for Journalism offers programs designed primarily for working journalists

Rappler editor selected Asia Journalism Fellow

Jan 11, 2014 - 7:00 AM

KD Suarez will pursue a research project at the NTU Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information in Singapore

Suarez. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Rappler reporter receives journ scholarship

Sep 09, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Paterno Esmaquel II is one of 12 Asian journalists who receives a full grant to finish a two year masteral course in journalism at the Ateneo

Rappler reporter is SEAPA fellow for 2013

Aug 03, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Ayee Macaraig will be joining 5 other mid career journalists in Southeast Asia for seminars in Bangkok and in depth reporting in other parts of the region

Photo by John Javellana


Aug 02, 2013 - 10:02 PM

When people here ask where I m from answering that I m from America initially creates confusion I don t look like other farang foreigners

Disabled preacher speaks about acceptance

May 19, 2013 - 5:58 PM

Coming to terms with your own limitations starts the process of renewal of thinking shared Australian preacher Nick Vujicic