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Texas A&M photojournalism program accepting proposal

Deadline: September 30, 2017 PRINTABLE INSTRUCTIONS AVAILABLE HERE A grant for student photojournalists to cover difficult topics in conflict-affected countries through compelling photo stories  About the Grant ConDev’s Student Media Grants award up to $5,000 to current students interested in capturing conflict-related issues facing fragile and conflict-affected … Continue reading

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Open Call for Proposals: Data Journalism and Property Rights Grants

The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, a grant-giving non-profit organization that supports independent global journalism, is seeking applications for data-driven journalism projects related to land rights and property rights. We are eager to see proposals that use open data to … Continue reading

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Open Society offers grants for independent journalism

The Program on Independent Journalism supports promising initiatives led by individuals or collectives that strive to improve their journalism under difficult circumstances, such as autocracy, violence, repression, or poverty—or in moments of great opportunity, such as first democratic elections, peace … Continue reading

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NED offers grants for media projects

Independent media organizations, civic groups and associations can apply. The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is seeking proposals for projects that advance democratic goals and strengthen democratic institutions. NED encourages applications from organizations working in diverse environments including newly established democracies, … Continue reading

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Knight-VICE Innovators Fund seeks projects

Journalists from around the world can apply for training and seed money for their projects. The Knight-VICE Innovators Fund are inviting innovative journalism projects for a share of US$500,000 to bring their idea to life. The fund, created by the John S. and James L. … Continue reading

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impactAFRICA launches data-driven storytelling contest

Journalists who report on water and sanitation issues in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania or Zambia can win a study trip to major newsrooms in the United States. The impactAFRICA initiative from the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) and Code for Africa will select three journalists to … Continue reading

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New America’s Global Gender Parity Initiative calls for pitches from Sub-Saharan Africa

Journalists with substantial experience reporting in Sub-Saharan Africa can apply for a reporting grant. The New America‘s Global Gender Parity Initiative is accepting pitches. The project’s mission is to tell stories about what happens when we don’t count unpaid work as a … Continue reading

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NED offers grants for media projects

Independent media organizations, civic groups and associations can apply. The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is seeking proposals for projects that advance democratic goals and strengthen democratic institutions. NED encourages applications from organizations working in diverse environments including newly established democracies, … Continue reading

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Grant available for data-driven reporting on land, property issues

Nigeria-based freelancers and media professionals can apply for a grant. The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, in partnership with Code for Nigeria and others, is seeking applications from Nigerian journalists who want to participate in a collaborative reporting project to investigate land … Continue reading

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Open Society offers media grants in West Africa

  Local organizations based in West Africa can apply for funding. The Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) is accepting proposals to support initiatives in Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Senegal. Possible … Continue reading

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