EU CALL FOR PROPOSALS: MEDIA FREEDOM AND INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM

Deadline: 29/10/2021
Grant The EU has launched a Call for Proposals for the Preparatory Action ‘Emergency support fund for investigative journalists and media organisations to ensure media freedom in the EU’ under the European Democracy Action Plan.

JOURNALISMFUND.EU: EUROPEAN CROSS BORDER GRANTS PROGRAMME – FOURTH ROUND

Deadline: 04/11/2021
Grant Journalism.eu is seeking applications for the fourth round of its 2021 European Cross Border Fund to support professional journalists who have good ideas for cross-border investigations and for research on European topics.

VISEGRAD+ GRANTS FOR DEMOCRATISATION AND TRANSFORMATION PROCESSES

Deadline: 01/10/2021
The International Visegrad Fund’s Visegrad+ Grants support projects which contribute to the democratisation and transformation processes in selected countries and regions, especially non-EU member states in the Western Balkans and the Eastern Partnership countries.

SWEDISH INSTITUTE (SI): CREATIVE FORCE PROGRAMME – SWEDEN

Deadline: 31/08/2021
Grant The Swedish Institute is funding programme for international projects related to media or the arts to strengthen democracy, human rights and freedom of expression in Sweden or/and in MENA Region, Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Turkey.

OPEN GOVERNMENT PARTNERSHIP: GRANTS FOR EXPANDING CIVIL SOCIETY ENGAGEMENT IN OPEN GOVERNANCE REFORMS AND OGP PROCESSES

Deadline: 09/07/2021
Grant The Open Government Partnership call for proposals for the Civil Society Engagement Grants to expand and strengthen civil society engagement and foster multi-stakeholder partnerships across Armenia, Georgia, Republic Of Moldova and Ukraine.

NATO PUBLIC DIPLOMACY DIVISION’S: CALL FOR PROPOSALS ON INCREASING SOCIETAL RESILIENCE

Deadline: 30/06/2021
Grant The NATO Public Diplomacy Division’s is launching a call for proposals for projects to develop innovative ways in support of building resilience in our civil societies against the challenge of disinformation, propaganda and other hostile information activities.

RADIO FREE EUROPE: APPLY FOR JIRI DIENSTBIER JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP

Deadline: 14/06/2021
Fellowship The Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty has opened the applications for Jiri Dienstbier Journalism Fellowship to provide mentoring and support for outstanding journalists dedicated to promoting human rights and democracy in their target regions.

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.

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.

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.

BIRN OPEN CALL FOR DIGITAL RIGHTS PROGRAMME FOR JOURNALISTS

Deadline: 28/02/2021
Grant Journalists from Central and Southeastern Europe are invited to apply for BIRN’s Digital Rights Programme for Journalists that aims to explore the effects of digitalization processes and to go deeper into the challenges facing digital rights. Through BIRN’s new “Digital Rights Programme for Journalists“ the organisation is looking for journalists interested in fast-evolving digitalization processes and their impact on democracy, society and lives in Central and Southeastern Europe,