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Fund for Indigenous Journalists

Organisation: International Women’s Media Foundation

Status: Open

  • Grant
  • Investigative journalism

Funding Size: Up to $5,000

Deadline: Ongoing

  • Eligibility Criteria:
    Indigenous journalists and Indigenous-led teams may apply for funding for reporting projects.
  • Type of funding: Programmatic
  • Target country: United States
  • Application language: English

The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is accepting proposals for the Fund for Indigenous Journalists: Reporting on Missing & Murdered Women, Girls, Two-Spirit, Transgender People (MMIWG2T).

The Fund for Indigenous Journalists: Reporting on MMIWG2T will prioritize funding for U.S.-based, in-depth reporting projects that go beyond breaking news and explore the underlying factors of the issue of violence against Indigenous people and the issue of Missing & Murdered Indigenous People (MMIP) with a focus on women, girls, Two-Spirit, and transgender people.

Reporting projects include journalistic work in any media format, including but not limited to stories for print, broadcast, multimedia, podcasts, documentaries, photography and all new media.

See here to learn more and apply.

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