Eyebeam Center for the Future of Journalism

Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Experimental grant-making program that supports artists producing innovative and revelatory journalistic work for major media outlets. With the belief that artists are central in the invention and design of our shared future, and also critical in shifting public debate, ECFJ supports the execution of pieces that focus on reimagining the way stories are told, particularly around technology and society. Topic Priorities Data privacy 2018/2020 elections Role of technology in society Political influence campaigns Interrogating harmful technologies Countering disinformation Artificial …

Money Trail Working Project Grants [Journalismfund.eu]

Apply by 16.12 2019. Journalismfund.eu offers working grants for mixed teams of African, Asian and European journalists to investigate cross-border illicit financial flows, tax abuse and corruption in Africa, Asia and Europe. Each team must consist of journalists from at least two continents / at least one African, one Asian and/or one European journalist. The total amount available for projects: EUR 50.000 Money Trail is a collaborative project between highly regarded journalism and training organisations Finance Uncovered, Free Press Unlimited, Oxfam Novib and Journalismfund.eu. Money …

European Press Prize 2020

Entries Open until 13.12 2019. By rewarding, facilitating and educating journalists, the European Press Prize highlights the importance of quality media and supports journalists in their endeavour to contribute to independent and critical journalism. Open to journalists working in and/or writing for a European media organisation or blog. Self-nominations may come from all 47 countries of Europe as defined by the Council of Europe. The prize is awarded in four different categories. Investigative Reporting Award: For the individual or team effort which has done most …

John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford

Closing Date: 4.12 2019. Program supports diverse, resilient leaders with collaborative mindsets who are exploring solutions to journalism’s biggest problems in a time of tremendous change. It champions advancements that improve access to the information people need to create and sustain democratic communities. Open to international applicants with at least five years of experience and U.S. applicants with at least seven years of full-time professional experience. Less experienced applicants with outstanding achievements will be considered. Applicants are not required to have college degrees. Up to …

Arquetopia Writers Residencies (Mexico, Peru): Spring + Summer 2020

Apply by 1.12 2019. Arquetopia promotes international experiences in the field of culture by promoting Mexico and Peru’s rich and diverse artistic heritage. This customized residency program offers competitive professional opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international writers, journalists, playwrights, translators, and graduate students age 20 and over. Open to writers from diverse genres: poetry, prose, drama, screen and playwriting, children’s literature, journalism including magazine articles and editorials; as well as translators and editors who are interested in creating work while experiencing specific cultural …

Knight-Wallace Fellowships for Journalists [University of Michigan]

Applications Close 1.12 2019. Program recognizes accomplished journalists who are eager for growth and deeply committed to the future of journalism. It provides an academic year of study and collaborative learning at the University of Michigan to deepen knowledge, develop new ideas, learn new skills and address challenges facing the journalism industry. Each year, up to 20 Fellows are selected from all facets of journalism. Amenities Eight-month program of immersive study away from daily deadlines. Individual study plans designed to develop topical depth, practical skills …

Nieman-Berkman Fellowship in Journalism Innovation

International Applications close 1.12 2019. Fellowship brings individuals to Harvard University to work on a specific course of research or a specific project relating to journalism innovation. Candidate proposals may deal with any issue relating to journalism’s digital transformation. Examples include ideas for new revenue streams to fund journalism, the construction of new tools for reporting, or research into news consumption patterns. Open to both U.S. and international applicants. Candidates should either be working journalists or work for a news organization in a business, technology, …

Eyebeam Center for the Future of Journalism

Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Experimental grant-making program that supports artists producing innovative and revelatory journalistic work for major media outlets. With the belief that artists are central in the invention and design of our shared future, and also critical in shifting public debate, ECFJ supports the execution of pieces that focus on reimagining the way stories are told, particularly around technology and society. Topic Priorities Data privacy 2018/2020 elections Role of technology in society Political influence campaigns Interrogating harmful technologies Countering disinformation Artificial …

IAFOR Documentary Photography Award [International Academic Forum]

Entries Due 25.11 2019. Award seeks to promote and assist in the professional development of emerging documentary photographers and photojournalists. The 2019 theme: “Reclaiming the Future”. Open to applicants ages 30 or younger. The majority of images should have been made during 2018-2019. However, at the discretion of the judges, images made earlier than 2018 will be allowed if they form part of a photo-essay continued during 2018-2019. Grand Prize Cash prize of £1,000 GBP from The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) Grant of up to …

ArtsEverywhere Fellowship for Artistic Journalism [Musagetes]

Apply by 15.11 2019. Year-long program of support for any individual artist / journalist / writer / musician / producer / collective whose work exhibits a commitment to integrating creative practice with rigorous journalistic research, writing, and multimedia production. Projects focused on locations in Africa, Asia, Australia, the South Pacific, South America and the Caribbean, or in under-reported parts of North America and Europe will be given preference, though the final decision will be based on the following: the merit of the overall proposal; quality …