Seven Sharp journalist Gill Higgins travelled to Japan recently to cover stories on Kiwis trying something a little outside the box in Tokyo.
Our media programme helps New Zealand journalists cover stories that shed light on Asia and on New Zealand’s ties to the region.
We support journalists to build their knowledge of Asia by providing media travel grants, internships in Asian newsrooms and fellowships for senior journalists.
Sherry Zhang says she didn't expect to fall in love during her media internship in Indonesia, but the country quickly swept her off her feet. The Foundation supported Sherry to spend six weeks in Jaka
The Asia New Zealand Foundation supported a three-person team from TVNZ’s Sunday programme to travel to Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh in September to report on one of the biggest refugee crises in the
Find our media opportunities including grants and internships.
Our media travel grants programme offers New Zealand journalists the chance to travel independently to Asia to research and prepare stories – to help demystify Asia for New Zealand audiences.
The Asia New Zealand Foundation supports New Zealand journalism student graduates and working journalists to intern at news organisations in Asia.
The Foundation supports New Zealand journalism students and recent graduates to attend the Australian Consortium for In-Country Indonesian Studies (ACICIS) Journalism Professional Practicum.
The Asia New Zealand Foundation offers a grant to allow a New Zealand newsroom leader or senior journalist the chance to participate in the Jefferson Fellowship programme to Asia.