CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR GOOGLE NEWS INITIATIVE JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP IN EUROPE

Deadline: 25/04/2021
Grant The European Journalism Centre is delivering the GNI Fellowship in the EU and the Google News Initiative is sponsoring the programme. Their mission is to develop the next generation of European journalists, technology and design experts to drive innovation across the news industry.

CALL FOR PROPOSAL FOR RENAISSANCE FOUNDATION’S CROWDFUNDING FOR MEDIA COMPETITION

Deadline: 25/03/2021
Grant The Foundation seeks to strengthen the practice of financing significant public initiatives through crowdfunding – raising funds from citizens. The purpose of the competition is to strengthen the links of the media with their audiences, to form stable communities around the media.

U.S. MISSION TO MOLDOVA SEEKING APPLICATIONS FOR MEDIA LITERACY PROGRAMME

Deadline: 19/03/2021
Grant The objective of the project is to increase critical thinking towards mass media and social media among Moldovans. Critical thinking includes, among other skills, the ability to distinguish information from propaganda, to analyze media communication and to interact with social media in a mindful way.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR JFJ 2021 INVESTIGATIVE GRANT PROGRAMME

Deadline: 14/03/2021
Grant Justice for Journalists is a foundation set up in order to investigate violent crimes against journalists who have been targeted as a result of their professional duties. Grants are available to investigative journalists, both professional and non-professional (bloggers, social activists), both in wartime and peacetime.

REPORTING DEMOCRACY CALL FOR APPLICATION FOR FELLOWSHIP FOCUSING ON TRANSFORMATION

Deadline: 09/04/2021
Grant Reporting Democracy is awarding 10 Fellowships to journalists from Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe who have an idea for a story that needs dedicated on-the-ground reporting, in-depth research, generous funding and sustained editorial attention to do it justice.

EU LAUNCHES CALL FOR PROPOSALS TO SUPPORT CORE FUNCTIONS OF CSO

Deadline: 28/05/2021
Grant The European Union is pleased to launch a call for proposals to support Core Functions of CSOs. The global objective of this call for proposals is to contribute to strengthening participatory democracy by improving the resilience of rights-based civil society organisations and grassroot organisations in Turkey. The overall indicative amount made available under this call for proposals is EUR 7,000,000.

OPEN CALL FOR STORIES FROM MONTENEGRO ON EU INTEGRATION PROCESS

Deadline: 26-03-2021
Grant The Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) calls for all journalists from Montenegro who have interest and experience in investigative journalism to submit ideas for investigative articles in the public interest related to the EU integration process.

IWMF’S HOWARD G. BUFFETT FUND FOR WOMEN JOURNALISTS

Deadline: Ongoing
Grant The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications for the Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists. Promoting the work and advancing the role of women in the news media across the globe is critical to transparency and a diversity of voices. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists.

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR ONE WORLD MEDIA FELLOWSHIP

Deadline: 07/04/2021
Grant Applications are now open for the One World Media Fellowship 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, the Fellows’ projects bring together integrity and creativity to present underreported stories that break down stereotypes and build cross-cultural connections. One World Media guides filmmakers and journalists on a single project, and provides a supportive network of mentors and peers through the production and completion of their project.

STARS4MEDIA CALL FOR INITIATIVES

Deadline: 01/05/2021
Grant Developed by the media and for the media, and co-funded by the EU, Stars4Media is supporting collaborative initiatives developed by at least two media organisations from two different EU countries. These initiatives should contribute to innovation in new editorial products and formats, emerging technologies or other innovations at the organisational level. Stars4Media Second Edition is the continuation of the first European training programme for media professionals to accelerate innovation and cross-border cooperation. 

UNESCO ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR IPDC MEDIA DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS

Deadline: 19/02/2021
Grant Every year, IPDC supports an extensive range of projects in developing countries worldwide. The projects are submitted by local media organizations seeking to expand opportunities for free, independent and pluralistic media. The proposals are selected in line with UNESCO’s strategic programmatic approach in each country based on their specific development needs.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN FOR JOURNALISMFUND.EU’S EUROPEAN CROSS-BORDER GRANTS PROGRAM

Deadline: 11/03/2021
Grant Submissions are now open for the European Cross-Border Grants Program to support professional journalists, who have good ideas for cross-border investigations and for research on European affairs. The stories must be relevant to European target groups. The project should be one that, in principle, could not be realised in this format within the remit of regular journalism – a project that can include cross-border research, networking between colleagues, established and innovative investigative methods and that is at the same time original, innovative and intensive.

JOURNALISMFUND.EU LAUNCHES NEW GRANT PROGRAMME: MODERN SLAVERY UNVEILED

Deadline: 18/03/2021
Grant This grant programme aims to enable independent journalistic investigations into the exploitation of Asian victims of human trafficking and forced labour in Europe. Cross-border teams of professional journalists can apply for a grant to cover working time and/or expenses to investigate, document and expose aspects and cases of forced labour, cross-continental trafficking and other issues related to the exploitation of Asian victims in Europe. Next to a grant, teams can also apply for a mentor to provide assistance with either the focus of the investigation or the need for competences in a specific skill.

ACCESS INFO EUROPE: CALL FOR NATIONAL RESEARCHERS IN EUROPE

Deadline: 14/02/2021
Grant Access Info Europe is currently seeking independent, country-level researchers for several European countries to act as national researchers for the first edition of the Global Data Barometer (2020–2021). The call is open both for individual researchers as well as independent civil society and research organisations with knowledge on the European countries.

JOURNALISMFUND.EU OPEN CALL FOR SCIENCE JOURNALISM – DUTCH LANGUAGE ONLY

Deadline: 26/02/2021
Grant With this pilot project Journalismfund.eu offers grants for science journalists. It’s meant for projects that have great newsworthiness and depth but that cannot be realised in regular media. The projects should be original, innovative and time-consuming and must involve investigative reporting on science and its impact on society.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: ICFJ KNIGHT INTERNATIONAL JOURNALISM AWARDS 2021

Deadline: 21/02/2021
Grant The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) seeks nominations for the 2021 ICFJ Knight International Journalism Awards. The ICFJ Knight International Journalism Award recognizes excellent reporting that makes a difference in the lives of people around the world. Recipients of the ICFJ Knight International Journalism Award are reporters, editors, technologists, media managers or citizen journalists who, despite difficult circumstances, produce pioneering news reports or innovations that make a significant impact in their countries.

CALL FOR PROPOSAL FOR OCEAN STORY GRANTS 2021

Deadline: 25/02/2021
Grant Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is offering reporting grants to support the production of investigative stories that will call attention to critical ocean issues. The world relies on the oceans to support the needs of their growing population, whether those needs be sustenance, economic growth, climate regulation or even the air they breathe.