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Call for Proposals for Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists

Organisation: International Women’s Media Foundation

Status: Closed

  • Grant
  • Gender equality in media

Funding Size: $4,000,000

Deadline: 01/01/2022

  • Eligibility Criteria: 
    – Woman-identifying journalists from anywhere in the world are eligible to apply. The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) believes that gender does not conform to one notion. They are inclusive of all journalists who identify as women, which includes trans women, and non-binary people.
    – Teams of journalists may apply, however the submission must be from a woman journalist and her team must include at least 50% women. Applicants must have three or more years of professional journalism experience.
  • Type of Funding: Programmatic
  • Target Country: Worldwide
  • Application language: English

The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) has announced a call for proposals for the Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists to promote 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. Established with a $4 million gift from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, the Fund will support projects including educational opportunities, investigative reporting and media development initiatives.

See here to learn more and apply.

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