The job hunt is getting desperate and everyone’s asking ‘who’s still hiring?’ and repeating over and over, sometimes with tears, ‘I’ll do anything, just give me a chance!’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Whoa, whoa, whoa CUPpies! There’s no need to pull a Katniss. Here are some PAID opportunities you’re just in time for.

Awards and other honours… 

Arthur F. Burns Fellowship work as foreign correspondent in Germany through a two-month long professional exchange. You will spend August and September 2014 reporting for home and host news organizations. The exchange is administered by the International Center for Journalists in Washington, D.C. and the Internationale Journalisten-Programme (IJP) in Königstein, Germany.

Deadline March 1, 2014 — renumeration and funding is provided. 

Canadian Science Writers’ Association is, for the first time ever, looking to award three new awards — all of which student journalists are eligible for! The deadline to submit to all three CSWA awards is March 1, 2014.

CSWA Science Communication Award — $1,000 prize

CSWA Science Journalism Award — $1,000 prize

CSWA 2014 Herb Lampert Emerging Journalist Award — $1,000 prize for an individual or team 

Canadian Association of University Teachers’ award for excellence in education journalism in the student category.

Deadline Feb. 7, 2014 — $1,000 prize

Jobs

Peter Gzowski CBC internship — deadline Feb. 7, 2014 

Canadian Business Magazine internship — deadline Feb. 7, 2014 

The Yukon News is offering a paid internship from May – August 2014 — deadline Feb. 21, 2014

York University’s CHRY 105.5FM in Toronto is looking for a part-time production coordinator — deadline Feb. 14

Portage College in Lac La Biche is looking for a Team Lead on a student marketing project (best paying job on this post though it is PR) — deadline Feb. 20

 

And who said there aren’t opportunities in journalism? Pfffft.