BRUSSELS - If you're planning on applying for our Money Trail Grants or European Cross-border Grants chances are, you will need a teammate from a different country or continent.
But how do you find a teammate to collaborate with? Here are some tips.
The EIJC (European Investigative Journalism Conference) & Dataharvest is the most relevant networking event for investigative and data journalists in Europe. Subscribe to its list if you’re looking for a European teammate. Once you’ve subscribed, briefly introduce your idea and then ask if someone would like to collaborate.
Hostwriter is an open network that helps journalists to easily collaborate across borders. Join hostwriter for free, network and collaborate. More info here.
The Global Investigative Journalism Network is an international association of journalism organisations that support the training and sharing of information among investigative and data journalists. They have a great network of global journalists. Subscribe to their GLOBAL-L List here, introduce your topic and ask if someone would like to collaborate with you.
The GIJN also has a great list of journalism associations from all over the world. Find them here. This is a great way to find teammates for your cross-border work.
Talk to us!
Wondering if your idea is eligible for a grant? Looking for teammates to collaborate with? Not sure how much money you can ask for? Ask us all the questions you have concerning your application at info [at] journalismfund.eu.