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.

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.

U.S. EMBASSY OPENS YOUTH JOURNALISM DEVELOPMENT GRANT PROGRAM IN GEORGIA

Deadline: 07/05/2021
Grant The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia is pleased to announce an open competition for the Youth Journalism Development Program to train at least 75 high school and college-aged youth in ethnic Azerbaijani and Armenian populated regions of Georgia.

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 PROPOSALS FOR HOWARD G. BUFFETT FUND FOR WOMEN JOURNALISTS

Deadline: 30/05/2021
Grant 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.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS TO SUPPORT ALTERNATIVE MEDIA IN LEBANON

Deadline: 31/03/2021
Grant Based on the results of a jointly conducted study on ALTERNATIVE MEDIA PLATFORMS IN LEBANON, Maharat Foundation, the Arab Resource Center for Popular Arts (ARCPA/AL-JANA) and DW Akademie are launching a call for applications from independent alternative media and citizen media platforms to receive support .

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR 2021 PARK FOUNDATION’S GRANT PROGRAM – UNITED STATES

Deadline: 26/03/2021
Grant The Park Foundation was formed in 1966. Its original focus was on education and grant-making in communities where Park Communications had interests. When he died in 1993, Mr. Park bequeathed more than 70 percent of his holdings to the Foundation.

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.

EUROPEAN COMMISSION CALL FOR PROSAL: MEDIA OWNERSHIP MONITOR

Deadline: 09/02/2021
Grant The European Commission is launching a Call for proposals for the Pilot Project “Media ownership monitor”. The Media Ownership Monitor project will create a tool to better inform policy and regulatory interventions that support media freedom and pluralism, by clearly delineating where ownership lies, making potential issues more visible and thereby helping to improve the understanding of the media market. Concretely, the Monitor will provide a country-based database containing information on media ownership, assess systematically relevant legal frameworks and identify possible risks to media ownership transparency.

CALL FOR PROPOSAL: MEDIA FREEDOM AND INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM

Deadline: 20/01/2021
Grant The European Commission (EC) has launched a call for proposals for Media Freedom and Investigative Journalism. This Call combines three references in the European Parliament’s budgetary remarks for 2020: Action 1 – Pilot Project: A Europe-wide response mechanism for violations of press and media freedom. Action 2 – Preparatory Action: Cross-border investigative journalism fund. Action 3 – Pilot Project: Supporting investigative journalism and media freedom in the EU.