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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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Grants fund marine conservation photography

Emerging photographers with a passion for marine subjects can apply for a grant. The Save Our Seas Foundation (SOSF) is accepting applications for its Marine Conservation Photography Grants. Two winners will each receive a US$2,000 cash prize in addition to a paid three-week photographic … Continue reading

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InfoCongo Feature Stories Fund open

Journalists and journalism students can apply for funding. InfoCongo, the geojournalism platform of Internews’ Earth Journalism Network in Central Africa, is commissioning stories on forests, water, climate change, wildlife, extractive industries, conflicts and crimes. Freelancers and staff from all types of media outlets — both … Continue reading

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InfoTimes offers funding for data-driven stories

Data journalists from North Africa, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Yemen and Palestine can submit story proposals for a grant. InfoTimes is offering funding for the production of data-driven stories in 2016. Funding includes financial and technical needs. Interested journalists should submit pitches based on … Continue reading

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Grants fund investigative journalism

Investigative journalists can apply for a reporting grant. The grants, sponsored by the Fund for Investigative Journalism, are intended to support investigative projects around the world. The average award is US$5,000, which should cover out-of-pocket expenses such as travel costs. … Continue reading

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Earth Journalism Network has US$30,000 in media grants available

Media organizations who want to cover critical issues of conservation and biodiversity can apply for the Biodiversity Media Grant Opportunity. The Earth Journalism Network is seeking to invest in projects that build the capacity of journalism networks and media organizations to … 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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