2018-11-13

BRUSSELS - There will be four application rounds in 2019. €175,000 will be distributed over 4 application rounds. With the European Cross-Border Grants, Journalismfund.eu will support professional journalists, who have good ideas for cross-border research on European affairs.

€175,000 will be distributed over the 4 application rounds. 

With the European Cross-Border Grants, Journalismfund.eu will support professional journalists who have good ideas for cross-border research and for research on European affairs. The stories must be relevant to European target groups.

Journalismfund.eu supports journalists living in a Council of Europe country (geographical Europe). When relevant for the story, team members from elsewhere can be accepted, too.

  • Applicants must be working as professional journalists.
  • Only natural persons are eligible.
  • Students are not eligible.
  • Journalists who were previously allocated a Journalismfund.eu working grant can reapply, but the jury will include the result of previous working grants in their evaluation of the new application.

Deadlines

There will be four application rounds in 2019. The deadlines will be preceded by a pre-application advice session. 

  • 14 January 2019, 11.59 PM Brussels time.
  • 15 April 2019, 11.59 PM Brussels time.
  • 15 July 2019, 11.59 PM Brussels time.
  • 14 October 2019, 11.59 Brussels time. 

Apply here

Searching for an enemy: the secret life of Mullah Omar

2019-03-11

AMSTERDAM - In her latest book, Dutch journalist Bette Dam tells a fascinating story of the fugitive Taliban leader Mullah Omar. She reveals among other things that Mullar Omar lived a short walk from a US base in Afghanistan. This book was made possible by our Pascal Decroos Fund grant programme.

Slavery of Care nominated for Belfius-persprijs

2019-03-22

BRUSSELS - Slavery of Care, a Journalismfund.eu-supported project has been nominated for the prestigious Belfius Press Awards, in the category 'Television Press'. The investigation revealed the systemic exploitation of Bulgarian women in the care sector in Belgium. 

5-day Money Trail Training in Jakarta

2019-02-26

JAKARTA - We're in Jakarta in Indonesia for Money Trail's five-day financial investigative journalism and data security training. 32 journalists and activists from 18 Asian countries are in attendance. This is the second round of training organised by the Money Trail Project.