We are now accepting applications for creative reporting to cover international development issues.
The grant programme aims to advance creative reporting approaches, thus enabling a better coverage of international development issues. The grant intends to raise awareness about these issues by having a strong impact on media audiences in eight of the European countries with the highest net official development assistance: France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.The projects funded under this grant project need to be completed within 4 months after signing the grant contract.
minimum grant of €8,000
average grant given to be about €20,000.
A maximum of 25 to 30 grants will be made available in 2013.
Applicants may apply for full or partial story funding.
Full grants may cover direct expenses for journalistic research and study trips, including travel and accommodation, possible technical costs for equipment or crew, information procurement costs (such as access to professional databases or original data gathering efforts), graphics design and visualisation, adaptation of software, and other justified costs incurred directly for the implementation of the project.
The deadline to submit your story pitch is 25 March 2013.
See on journalismgrants.org