Deadline: 20 December 2019 Applications are now open for the Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) for Student Leaders which are intensive short-term academic program whose purpose is to provide groups of undergraduate student leaders with a deeper understanding of the United States while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills. The Study of the U.S. Institute on Journalism and Media hosted by Washington State University, will provide participants with a deeper understanding of the … [Read more...] about Applications now Open for SUSI Student Leaders from Europe on Journalism and Media
Latest Grants and Resources for Media and Development
Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Media and Development.
Deadline: 27 December 2019 U.S. Embassy in Montenegro is inviting applicants for its SUSI program for students of journalism, media studies and communication. The Study of the U.S. Institute on Journalism and Media hosted by Washington State University, will provide participants with a deeper understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a free press in U.S. society. Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) for Students are intensive short term academic programs whose purpose is to … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: SUSI Program for Students of Journalism, Media Studies and Communication – Montenegro
Deadline: 16 February 2020 The U.S. Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City Public Affairs Section (PAS) has announced available funding for the American Center Ho Chi Minh City’s Journalism Club. Priorities Proposals for projects must focus on one of the priority journalism programs and target audiences specified below: Media Literacy: Course or workshop aimed at students and young professionals focusing on critical reading of news sources, identifying disinformation, and … [Read more...] about Applications Open for American Center – Journalism Club in Vietnam
Deadline: 12 January 2020 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in collaboration with the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh, is organizing a four-day workshop in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, focused on blogging, citizen journalism, and fact-based reporting. From April 27 to May 1, 2020, 60 members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) will gain a practical understanding of citizen journalism, as well as the skills and resources needed to produce quality evidence-based … [Read more...] about Citizen Journalism Workshop for YSEALI Members
Deadline: 15 December 2019 The World Association of Newspaper and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) is inviting women journalists from sub-Saharan Africa to apply for the Women in News (WIN) Accelerator leadership development programme. WIN aims to increase women’s leadership and voices in the news. It does so by equipping women journalists and editors with the skills, strategies, and support networks to take on greater leadership positions within their media. In parallel, WIN partners with media … [Read more...] about 2020 WIN Africa Accelerator Programme inviting Women Journalists from Sub-Saharan Africa
Deadline: 27 December 2019 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy is seeking proposals for the 2020 U.S. Department Bureau of Public Affairs’ Foreign Press Center (FPC) Media Co-op Program. The overall objective of the Media Co-op Program is to promote public awareness of issues identified as primary areas of funding interest. Information about how these issues are treated in the United States can provide a valuable comparative perspective for Ukraine. This program sends TV … [Read more...] about U.S. Embassy launches Call for Proposals for Media Co-op Program – Ukraine
Deadline: 19 December 2019 The Institute for War & Peace Reporting (IWPR) is currently accepting proposals for its “Voices for Change Project”. Voices for Change is an initiative to incubate the development of the Libyan media in support of the emergence of a democratic state and an open society. The main priority of this programming is to develop high-quality media content related to democracy, good governance, civil society and human rights, the role of women in society, youth … [Read more...] about IWPR’s Voices for Change Project to Incubate the Development of the Libyan Media
Deadline: 5 February 2020 The European Journalism Centre (EJC) has announced a Call for Applications for its Global Health Journalism Grant Programmes for Germany and France. The Global Health Journalism Grant Programmes for Germany and France aims to enhance the visibility of global health topics in the national media of each country. Since the launch of the Global Health Journalism Grant Programmes for Germany (2016) and France (2018), they have funded 65 journalistic projects with … [Read more...] about Global Health Journalism Grant Programme for Germany and France
Deadline: 16 December 2019 The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is currently accepting applications for its 2020 Kim Wall Memorial Fund to provide a $5,000 grant to a journalist whose work embodies the spirit of Kim’s reporting. The grant will fund a woman reporter covering subculture, broadly defined, and what Kim liked to call “the undercurrents of rebellion.” Kim wanted more women to be out in the world, brushing up against life, and the Kim Wall Memorial Fund honors this … [Read more...] about IWMF’s Kim Wall Memorial Fund offering Grant of $5,000 for Women Journalists
Deadline: 18 December 2019 Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications for its Reporting on Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery. Thomson Reuters Foundation’s one-week Reporting on Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery in Hyderabad is a unique chance for journalists in India to gain practical skills and knowledge and work on their story ideas with guidance from experienced Thomson Reuters Foundation journalists and subject experts from reputed anti-trafficking … [Read more...] about Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery: One-Week Reporting Programme in Hyderabad (India)
Deadline: 15 January 2020 The Sidney Hillman Foundation is seeking nominations for its "2020 Canadian Hillman Prize" to honor excellence in journalism in service of the common good. Since 1950, the Sidney Hillman Foundation has honoured U.S journalists who pursue investigative reporting and deep storytelling in service of the common good. In 2011, the Sidney Hillman Foundation inaugurated the Canadian Hillman Prize. They are pleased to offer this prize to a Canadian journalist whose work … [Read more...] about 2020 Canadian Hillman Prize to honour Excellence in Journalism
Deadline: 21 January 2020 The U.S. Embassy in Ankara has announced its country-wide Grants Program. Themes Funding is available to support projects that address one or more of the following key bilateral themes: Support Shared Security: Projects for consideration in this category could/should support and advance cooperation between the United States and Turkey in bilateral counter terrorism efforts and transnational crime as well as in NATO and other multilateral security … [Read more...] about U.S. Embassy in Turkey announces Grant Program for NGOs and CSOs
Deadline: 26 November 2019 Thomson Reuters Foundation in partnership with the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism is looking for journalists based anywhere in Africa who are motivated to understand how their country could be losing money via illicit means. The wealth of Nations is a long-term engagement, and journalists who take part must commit to all elements of the scheme, signing an agreement to this effect. These elements include: The production of stories on illicit … [Read more...] about Thomson Reuters Foundation inviting Journalists for Reporting on Illicit Finance in Africa
Deadline: 31 December 2019 Earth Journalism Network (EJN), funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking proposals for its Asia-Pacific Investigative Environmental Story Grants. EJN is seeking stories that go beyond answering the basic who, what, when and where, and investigate how and why governments, businesses, and financial institutions are acting in ways that directly or indirectly exploit our land and natural resources, and outline the … [Read more...] about Submit Proposals for Asia-Pacific Investigative Environmental Story Grants
Deadline: 8 January 2020 The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Division of Public Programs is currently accepting applications for its "Media Projects: Development Grants program". This program supports the collaboration of media producers and scholars to develop humanities content and to prepare documentary film, television, radio, and podcast projects that engage public audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways. The Division of Public Programs encourages … [Read more...] about Media Projects: Development Grants Program in the U.S.
Deadline: 8 January 2020 The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Division of Public Programs is currently accepting applications for the "Media Projects: Production Grants program". All projects applying to the Media Projects program should: build on sound humanities scholarship deepen public understanding of significant humanities questions approach a subject analytically, presenting a variety of perspectives involve humanities scholars in all phases of development … [Read more...] about Media Projects: Production Grants Program in the U.S.
Deadline: 15 August 2020 The U.S. Embassy Yaoundé Public Affairs Section (PAS) has announced the availability of funding through its Public Diplomacy Grants Program. The PAS grants program supports projects proposed by U.S. and Cameroonian academic, cultural, educational, and other non-profit organizations and/or individuals that promote U.S. values, increase understanding between U.S. and Cameroonian people and institutions, and/or support U.S. Embassy goals of promoting good governance … [Read more...] about U.S. Embassy Yaounde Public Affairs Section (PAS) Annual Program Statement
Deadline: 10 November 2019 CFI has launched the Dunia: Journalism and the climate emergency Project with an aim of helping to increase the coverage of the issues and consequences of climate change in East Africa via the media. The climate emergency is currently one of the most important global issues. And Africa is the continent that is most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. Local media have a key role to play in the response to climate change. They have a responsibility to … [Read more...] about CFI launches “Dunia: Journalism and the Climate Emergency” Project
Deadline: 15 November 2019 Applications are now open for the spring 2020 Central Asian Journalist-in-Residence Program. The spring 2020 program will be held for approximately four weeks in April-May 2020 in cities across the state of Texas. The program will include a program orientation and closing in Austin, Texas. The Central Asian Journalist-in-Residence Program brings journalists from across Central Asia to the United States for individual professional residencies designed to … [Read more...] about Apply Now for Spring 2020 Central Asian Journalist- In- Residence Program
Deadline: 15 November 2019 The Center for Media, Data, and Society at the School of Public Policy at Central European University in Budapest is currently inviting journalists with some experience in investigative reporting to apply for a unique hybrid-style online and offline course on cross-border investigative journalism. Successful participants will receive a professional certificate from the Central European University, signed by the Director of the Center for Media, Data and Society … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Cross-Border Investigative Journalism Training to Enhance Investigative Reporting