DEADLINE: MAY 13, 2022 —Organisations using WhatsApp to launch, innovate and scale their efforts to combat misinformation can apply for grants.
The International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN), in partnership with Meta, will award direct grant funding up to $800,000 in two tiers: $25,000 and $50,000.
Grantees will also receive exposure at Global Fact 10, in 2023, the IFCN’s annual global fact-checking summit that unites creators, consumers and champions of fact-based reporting.
Interested applicants will present projects that help fact-checkers launch their presence on WhatsApp and/or scale existing efforts on WhatsApp.
The deadline for applications is May 13, 2022.
MEDIA AND JOURNALISM OPPORTUNITIES FROM I-79 MEDIA
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Jamlab seeks to build a media database of established independent digital journalism and media organisations in Africa. APPLY HERE
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DEADLINE: MAY 22, 2022 — Photographers around the world are invited to submit entries for the 2022 Global Peace Photo Award. APPLY HERE
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DEADLINE: JUNE 1, 2022 — The URTI International Grand Prize for Documentary Films seeks entries from journalists who produce documentaries for television. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: JUNE 17, 2022 — Video competition invites youth worldwide to submit original and creative videos on the themes of migration, diversity and social inclusion. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: JUNE 17, 2022 —The European Geosciences Union (EGU) is accepting applications for the 11th edition of its Science Journalism Fellowship competition. APPLY HERE
DEADLINE: JUNE 30, 2022 —The Environmental Reporting Collective (ERC) is offering Collaborative Investigation Grants for investigative and environmental projects. APPLY HERE