INTERNEWS OPENS CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR MEDIA SMALL GRANTS POOL 2021 IN INDONESIA

Deadline: 22/05/2021
Grant Internews’ USAID-funded MEDIA project is calling on media organizations, NGOs, and community groups in Indonesia to apply for funding to improve the physical and digital safety of women journalists, pilot new public-interest media initiatives or kick-start their formal operations.

GERIS – OPEN CALL FOR JOURNALISTS AND MEDIA PRACTITIONERS

Deadline: Ongoing
Open Call Global Exchange on Religion in Society (GERIS) – technical assistance project for networking, societal capacity building and social media engagement, which contributes to social inclusion by setting up a global initiative to facilitate a global conversation on diversity and coexistence – announced an Open Call for Applications and welcomes journalists and/or media practitioners working on social inclusion, diversity, and religion!

INTERNEWS – JORDAN: CHIEF OF PARTY

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is seeking a Chief of Party candidate for a media support and civil society initiative with the general goal of further strengthening independent media in Jordan. The Chief of Party will provide strategic guidance for Internews’ program; coordinate professional capacity building assistance to partners; and coordinate with other media stakeholders to ensure that Internews leverages other resources and complements other media development initiatives.

AWID ANNOUNCES CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR FEMINIST JOURNALISTS PROGRAM

Deadline: 08/05/2021
Grant AWID’s Feminist Journalist project will prioritise participants who represent our priority constituencies which includes trans people, Black feminists, women with disabilities, sex workers, and indigenous feminist. We specifically encourage applications from journalists who originate and are located in the Global South.

IAMCR 2021 “NO TRAVEL GRANTS”

Deadline: 1 June 2021
Opportunity The International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) is offering up to 24 no travel grants to IAMCR members in low and middle income countries who will organise IAMCR no travel events during 2021. A no travel grant is a grant of US$250 that can be used to pay for costs associated with no travel event, including rental of a room and equipment, coffee, documentation of the event, disposable medical masks, etc.

SAMIR KASSIR FOUNDATION STUDENTS’ PRIZE

Deadline: 1 May 2021
Award The 2021 edition of the Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press features the Students’ Prize, but this year it is open to students from across the countries in the Middle East, North Africa and Gulf region. After years of engagement between Samir Kassir Award finalists and university students, the EU, in cooperation with the Samir Kassir Foundation, has established this prize to deepen the ties between journalism and academia in the MENA and Gulf region.

JOURNALISMFUND.EU IS HIRING A PROJECT COORDINATOR

Deadline: 17 May 2021
Job Vacancy Journalismfund.eu is hiring a Project Coordinator for its Modern Slavery Unveiled grant and training programme. The Project Coordinator is a key position within the organisation, acting as the organisation’s primary contact for grant applicants and grant recipients, running the grant and mentoring programme and coordinating and implementing the training facilities for the grantees.

OCCRP – CYBERCRIME EDITOR

Deadline: 9 May 2021
Job Vacancy OCCRP is hiring a cybercrime editor. This is a position focused on supporting investigations at the intersection of organised crime and cybercrime. OCCRP is looking for a talented editor with experience reporting on how criminals conduct nefarious activities in the digital world. OCCRP wants someone with experience investigating topics such as digital money laundering techniques, cryptocurrencies, ransomware, surveillance.

UNESCO CALL FOR PARTNERSHIPS ON GLOBAL MEDIA DEFENCE FUND

Deadline: 15/06/2021
Grant UNESCO is launching a new Call for Partnerships to support not-for-profit organizations under the Global Media Defence Fund with the aim to join forces with specialized partners in the undertaking or upscaling of projects that bolster journalists’ legal protection and/or enhance media freedom.

IJP CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR THE GERMAN-NORTHERN EUROPEAN JOURNALISTS’ SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: 17/05/2021
Grant The application is open to any journalist from the Nordic or the Baltic countries aged between 18 and 45, working for any print, radio or TV media (employed or freelancer). The applicant should have some knowledge of the German language, although fluent German is not expected. At least workable knowledge of English is essential.

U.S. MISSION TO KAZAKHSTAN ANNOUNCES CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR MEDIA DEVELOPMENT

Deadline: 20/05/2021
Grant The Embassy of the United States is announcing a call for grant applications to implement projects to strengthen Kazakhstan’s media market through promotion of professional journalism standards, implementation of innovative approaches in gathering and sharing news, and supporting the development of peer-to-peer exchanges.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: FUNDING FOR MEDIA DEFENCE CENTRE IN SOUTH EAST ASIA

Deadline: 14/05/2021
Grant Media Defence is available to provide legal mentoring, capacity building, and other forms of non-financial organisational support. We are offering one 12-month grant of up to GBP 25,000 to organisations with backgrounds in defending and supporting the right to freedom of expression.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR SOUTHEAST ASIA TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE INITIATIVE

Deadline 30/06/2021
Grant Applications are now open for the Community-Based Social Media Influencers. This will depend on the specific challenge but generally they are unable to provide more than USD 50,000 to ensure that a number of different country operations can benefit from the available support.

INTERNEWS – SOUTH EAST ASIA: CHIEF OF PARTY

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is seeking a Chief of Party candidate for a USAID-funded Investing in Independent Media Activity with the general goal of expanding access to information among the general public and supporting sustainable independent media. The Chief of Party will be the primary liaison with USAID on technical matters and will adjust programming and operations in response to USAID technical direction; provide strategic guidance and leadership for Internews’ program.

EMPOWERING MEDIA AND SOCIETY THROUGH CROWDFUNDED JOURNALISM

Deadline: 20 May 2021
Call for Applications Together with Free Press Unlimited, Free Press for Eastern Europe, and the Prague Media School, Press Start is seeking to recruit journalists from Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Poland, Slovenia, Croatia, Czechia, and Greece to pitch their collaborative, cross-border stories. Successful teams will have crowdfunding campaigns for their stories launched on the Press Start website.

UNHCR OPENS CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR COMMUNITY-BASED SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS

Deadline: 26/04/2021
Grant Applications are now open for the Community-Based Social Media Influencers. This will depend on the specific challenge but generally they are unable to provide more than USD 50,000 to ensure that a number of different country operations can benefit from the available support.